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Great Lodges of the National Parks Vol. II

Adventure Lodges of North America (DVD)Great Lodges of the National Parks: The West/Pacific Rim (DVD)
This two-part program is a fascinating tour of America's national parks and their charming historic lodges. The episodes take viewers to the edge of a volcano in Hawaii, to the Alaskan wilderness, to the rugged mountain peaks and pristine lakes of the Rockies, to Grand Teton, to the Olympic peninsula and to an oasis of hospitality in California's Death Valley. From familiar rustic "parkitecture" to the modern International Style, from a grand Spanish Revival resort to lumbered lake lodges and cabins in the mountains, GREAT LODGES tells the stories behind these national treasures and showcases the many ways to enjoy the awe-inspiring beauty of America's national parks.

Adventure Lodges of North America (DVD) Great Lodges of the National Parks: Volume Two (Book Hardcover)
The official companion book to the new PBS series, Great Lodges of the National Parks, Volume Two is the second book in Christine Barnes' popular Great Lodges of the National Parks series. Showcasing the beautiful and historic structures of America's national parks, this book features all of the lodges selected for the television series, from Lake Hotel in Yellowstone National Park, to Jackson Lake Lodge in Grand Teton National Park.

Adventure Lodges

Adventure Lodges of North America (DVD)Adventure Lodges of North America (DVD)
Adventure Lodges of North America is a fascinating two-part, two-hour documentary that takes viewers across this remarkable continent to remote outposts in places of awe-inspiring beauty. From a three-story floating resort in British Columbia to an historic island inn on the Atlantic Ocean to a rustic chalet in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Adventure Lodges offers an intimate look at remote lodges in some of the world's last true wilderness.

Adventure Lodges of North America (VHS)Adventure Lodges of North America (VHS)
Adventure Lodges of North America is a fascinating two-part, two-hour documentary that takes viewers across this remarkable continent to remote outposts in places of awe-inspiring beauty. From a three-story floating resort in British Columbia to an historic island inn on the Atlantic Ocean to a rustic chalet in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Adventure Lodges offers an intimate look at remote lodges in some of the world's last true wilderness.

Canadian Lodges

Great Lodges of the Canadian Rockies (DVD)Great Lodges of the Canadian Rockies (DVD)
Take an enchanting, exhilarating journey through one of the continent's last great wildernesses in this two-part series. From the five-star Banff Springs Hotel to the remote cabins of Twin Falls Chalet near Lake Louise, Canada's Rocky Mountain lodges combine "roughing it" with elegance and luxury. Features fascinating people, visionary architects, and heroic feats of engineering that transformed western Canada forever.

Great Lodges of the Canadian Rockies: Hardcover BookGreat Lodges of the Canadian Rockies: Hardcover Book
This illustrated history describes how the Canadian government and the Canadian Pacific Railway Company created a travel adventure unequaled to this day, featuring architectural landmarks set in North America's most spectacular mountain scenery. Color photographs blended with research, architectural drawings and historical pictures (some never before published), create a vivid, historically accurate journey from the past to the present.

National Parks

Great Lodges of the National Parks: 2PK (DVD)Great Lodges of the National Parks: 2PK (DVD)
GRAND LODGES tells the story of Yellowstone's Old Faithful Lodge, the first of the grand park lodges, and Yosemite's Ahwahnee Hotel. CANYON LODGES features lodges located in some of the most dramatic landscapes in the US. GLACIER LODGES features three great lodges and a smaller mountain chalet in Glacier National Park high in northwestern Montana. PACIFIC NORTHWEST LODGES showcases the spectacular great lodges in Washington and Oregon.


Great Lodges of the National Parks: Pacific Northwest Lodges (VHS)Great Lodges of the National Parks: Pacific Northwest Lodges (VHS)

This episode showcases spectacular lodges in Washington and Oregon. The Paradise Inn in Mount Rainier National Park, on a massive white volcanic cone, vies with Mount Rainier itself. Timberline Lodge on Oregon's Mount Hood is perhaps the ultimate expression of 1930's New Deal artistic idealism. Also featured: Oregon Caves Chateau at Oregon Caves National Monument and the newly restructured Crater Lake Lodge at Crater Lake National Park.

Great Lodges of the National Parks: Glacier Lodges (VHS)Great Lodges of the National Parks: Glacier Lodges (VHS)
This episode showcases Glacier National Park in Montana's northwestern mountains. Glacier Park Lodge's massive three-story atrium resembles early Christian basilicas in Rome. Lake McDonald Lodge, more intimate, nestles atop a deep-blue glacial lake. Most Alpine of the group, Many Glacier Lodge, perches in a glacial cirque below glaciers and walls of jagged rock. Sperry Chalet's renovated hiking huts await those on horseback or hardy trekkers.   


Great Lodges of the National Parks: Grand Lodges (VHS)Great Lodges of the National Parks: Grand Lodges (VHS)

This program tells the story of Yellowstone's Old Faithful Lodge, the first of the grand park lodges, and Yosemite's Ahwahnee Hotel, considered by many to be the park system's most luxurious.



Great Lodges of the National Parks: Grand and Canyon Lodges (DVD)Great Lodges of the National Parks: Grand and Canyon Lodges (DVD)

GRAND LODGES tells the story of Yellowstone's Old Faithful Lodge, first of the grand park lodges, and Yosemite's Ahwahnee Hotel, considered by many the park system's most luxurious. CANYON LODGES features El Tovar, on the South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park, along with Zion Lodge in Utah's Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon Lodge in Bryce Canyon National Park, and the Grand Canyon Lodge on the canyon's North Rim.

Great Lodges of the National Parks: Glacier and Pacific NW Lodges (DVD)Great Lodges of the National Parks: Glacier and Pacific NW Lodges (DVD)
GLACIER LODGES features lodges and a chalet in Montana's Glacier National Park: Glacier Park Lodge, with massive three-story atrium, Lake McDonald Lodge, smaller and more intimate; Many Glacier Lodge, perched in a glacial cirque; and elaborate hiking huts at Sperry Chalet. PACIFIC NORTHWEST LODGES showcases spectacular lodges in Washington and Oregon, including the Paradise Inn, Timberline Lodge, Oregon Caves Chateau, and Crater Lake Lodge.

Great Lodges of the National Parks: Hardcover BookGreat Lodges of the National Parks: Hardcover Book
Stand amid soaring Douglas fir in the great hall of Glacier Park Lodge, or watch the sun set over the Grand Canyon at El Tovar. This beautiful gift book takes readers to majestic lodges in U.S. national parks to relive glory of past vacations or plan new trips. Lodges, wildlife, and grand vistas appear in 175 photographs, many in color, along with historical documents from the PBS series GREAT LODGES OF THE NATIONAL PARKS.