Unforgettable Activities & Natural Wonders
Shot in breathtaking high definition, this series takes viewers on wondrous journeys to witness nature's primal at work, and to participate in all the invigorating activities America's Western Parks have to offer.
National Parks of the Southwest
From Canyonlands and Arches to Saguaro and Death Valley, the wonders of the American Southwest spread across extreme lands of astonishing beauty. Climb the face of a monolith millions of years in the making, seek out a sunrise horseback ride through cactus country, and uncover the mysteries of the scorching desert. Along the way, you'll meet some of the Southwest's hardiest inhabitants, from twisted trees and wildflowers to geckos and gila monsters. But it's not all rough going! Posh lodges, gourmet meals, and soothing mineral pools offer luxurious retreats.
Secrets of the Southwest
This is the land made famous by Georgia O'Keeffe, where many of Hollywood's classic Westerns were filmed. You'll discover the secrets of the Southwest along famous Route 66 and the Grand Circle, an area that boasts the highest concentration of national parks and the grandest canyon of them all. Discover how Monument Valley in Utah and Gallup in New Mexico became cinematic dream locations, jet ski in the brilliant blue waters of Lake Powell, and learn about Navajo culture in Canyon de Chelly.