‘Offensive’ Name of Popular National Park Viewing Site to Be Changed

‘Offensive’ Name of Popular National Park Viewing Site to Be Changed

BY GWENDOLYN SIMS

Just before Thanksgiving in late November, the U.S. National Parks Service (NPS) quietly announced it was changing the name of a historic Grand Canyon viewing area because its original name is considered “offensive” to the Havasupai Native American Tribe. The viewing area long-known as Indian Garden will now be known as Havasupai Gardens.

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