16 episodes

This collection provides a number of hiking tips along with discussion of several hiking trails that can be found in national parks.

Hiking National Park Service

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This collection provides a number of hiking tips along with discussion of several hiking trails that can be found in national parks.

    • video
    1) Preparation - Hiking Grand Canyon Video

    1) Preparation - Hiking Grand Canyon Video

    Grand Canyon NP: The need to prepare for a hike in the Grand Canyon is discussed; preparation tips are given to prevent issues such as dehydration, injury, and destruction of park resources.

    • 8 min
    Hiking Grand Canyon - Audiocast (from the video)

    Hiking Grand Canyon - Audiocast (from the video)

    Grand Canyon NP: This audiocast covers all that should be considered when hiking the Grand Canyon. Ways to prepare, stay energized, and not pollute the canyon are emphasized.

    • 20 min
    PSAR03 - Heading Down the Trail: It’s All About Planning

    PSAR03 - Heading Down the Trail: It’s All About Planning

    Grand Canyon NP: A PSAR ranger explains the necessity of planning a trip if hiking the Grand Canyon due to the extreme heat patrons can face. An example of a feasible day trip is given. A trip that could potentially end in turmoil is discussed as well.

    • 5 min
    • video
    2) Your Hike - Hiking Grand Canyon Video

    2) Your Hike - Hiking Grand Canyon Video

    Grand Canyon NP: This video includes many tips on how to hike the Grand Canyon. Topics include adjusting to weather conditions, handling injuries, wildlife encounters, camping, cooking, waste disposal, and preventing wildfires.

    • 9 min
    PSAR05 - Hiking with Infants and Toddlers

    PSAR05 - Hiking with Infants and Toddlers

    Grand Canyon NP: Tips for hiking with infants, toddlers, and small children are given. Topics include how to prevent heat-related illness in your child and how to prevent your child from injuring themselves.

    • 7 min
    PSAR04 - Self-Rescue Tips

    PSAR04 - Self-Rescue Tips

    Grand Canyon NP: A PSAR ranger goes over self-rescue tips for hiking in the Grand Canyon. An example situation is given and the ranger responds to the sick patron.

    • 4 min

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