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Gary McKechnie

Gary McKechnie

Specializing in American travel, Gary McKechnie is the author of National Geographic’s USA 101, Ten Best of Everything: National Parks, and Great American Motorcycle Tours. He lectures on American travel and history aboard the ships of the Cunard, Seabourn, and Silversea lines.


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The Call of the Wild

The Call of the Wild

Written by: Gary McKechnie, January 03rd, 2017

Categories: Learn

Rick McIntyre arrived at Yellowstone National Park in 1974, just a few years after the nation’s first national park celebrated its centennial

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The Grand Old Lady of the Lake

The Grand Old Lady of the Lake

Written by: Gary McKechnie, April 04th, 2016

Categories: Learn

After seeing its deep canyons, misty waterfalls, and furious geysers, is it possible that anyone could improve on the natural beauty of Yellowstone?

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Between the Rock and the Hard Place

Between the Rock and the Hard Place

Written by: Gary McKechnie, March 22nd, 2016

Categories: Learn

Had you been wandering around Yellowstone 2.1 million years ago, you would have witnessed one of history’s most extraordinary volcanic eruptions.

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