(Photo by M. Maciha. View from Nankoweap Granaries, mile 52.4 Colorado River, Grand Canyon NP)
Park Ranger Training Program Director
Mark Maciha, Ed.D.
Northern Arizona University
"If a trail is to be blazed, "send a ranger." If an animal is floundering in the snow, "send a ranger." If a bear is in the hotel, if a fire threatens a forest, if someone is to be saved, "send a ranger."
Stephen T. Mather, First Director of the National Park Service (1917-1929)