A gorgeous two-hour tour of America's western and pacific rim national parks and their beloved historic lodges. GREAT LODGES tells the stories behind these national treasures and showcases the many ways to enjoy the beauty of our National Parks.
Episode 1: Death Valley, the Northwest, and Hawaii
Premiers on PBS Wednesday, June 25, 2008 at 8 p.m.
Episode 2: Alaska and the Rockies
Premiers on PBS Wednesday, July 2, 2008 at 8 p.m.
Travel across this remarkable continent to remote outposts for an intimate look at remote lodges in some of the world's last true wildernesses. Simply arriving at these breathtaking sites is a feat in itself, as several lodges are accessible only by sea plane, train, ferry, on horseback, skis, or on foot.
This series takes you on an enchanting and exhilarating journey through one of the last great wildernesses on the continent. Click the link for additional information about the series, the featured lodges, and the program.
This four-part series explores 15 great public lodges of the West, delving into the times and personalities that shaped each building and its park setting.