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The National Park Service orientation video has been split into its eleven chapters.  These videos are available either in a higher quality download and watch or in a lower quality streaming video format.
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The National Park Service orientation video has been split into its eleven chapters.  These videos are available either as streaming video or as a download.  The video files are currently being updated so you may notice some problems that should be fixed shortly.
  
These MPEG-4 video files lose the least in quality from the original DVDThey require the use of the Quicktime media player. Using DSL ethernet, the largest file (Location Restrictions) should take less then five minutes to download. You can begin watching a chapter while you are downloading another.  
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You can get good quality streaming video with browsers that support the video tag.  Currently this is working with the Firefox 3.5 browserIf your browser does not support the video tag then you will get lower quality Flash videos. Safari plays good quality video but has to download the entire file before starting to play it.
  
# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/Introduction.mp4 Introduction (35 MB)]
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# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/orientation.php?title=Introduction Introduction]
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# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/orientation.php?title=WaterTemperatureAndFlowVariations Water Temperature and Flow Variations]
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# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/orientation.php?title=LowImpactCamping Low Impact Camping]
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# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/orientation.php?title=PersonalHygiene Personal Hygiene]
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# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/orientation.php?title=TheKitchen The Kitchen]
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# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/orientation.php?title=FoodAndHydration Food and Hydration]
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# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/orientation.php?title=Accidents Accidents]
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# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/orientation.php?title=Wildlife Wildlife]
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# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/orientation.php?title=LocationRestrictions Location Restrictions]
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# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/orientation.php?title=DayUseAreas Day Use Areas]
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# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/orientation.php?title=DiamondCreekToLakeMead Diamond Creek to Lake Mead]
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If the streaming videos do not work for you then you can directly download the MPEG-4 video files.  They require the use of the Quicktime media player.  You can begin watching a chapter while you are downloading another.
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# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/Introduction.mp4 Introduction (24 MB)]
 
# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/WaterTemperatureAndFlowVariations.mp4 Water Temperature and Flow Variations (27 MB)]
 
# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/WaterTemperatureAndFlowVariations.mp4 Water Temperature and Flow Variations (27 MB)]
 
# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/LowImpactCamping.mp4 Low Impact Camping (24 MB)]
 
# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/LowImpactCamping.mp4 Low Impact Camping (24 MB)]
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# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/DiamondCreekToLakeMead.mp4 Diamond Creek to Lake Mead (8.8 MB)]
 
# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/DiamondCreekToLakeMead.mp4 Diamond Creek to Lake Mead (8.8 MB)]
  
These Flash videos are lower quality but can be viewed while they are being downloaded.  Flash is available on almost all computers but if you do not have it or your version is out of date then you will be prompted to download the free Adobe Flash player.
 
  
# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/orientation.php?title=Introduction Introduction]
 
# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/orientation.php?title=WaterTemperatureAndFlowVariations Water Temperature and Flow Variations]
 
# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/orientation.php?title=LowImpactCamping Low Impact Camping]
 
# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/orientation.php?title=PersonalHygiene Personal Hygiene]
 
# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/orientation.php?title=TheKitchen The Kitchen]
 
# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/orientation.php?title=FoodAndHydration Food and Hydration]
 
# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/orientation.php?title=Accidents Accidents]
 
# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/orientation.php?title=Wildlife Wildlife]
 
# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/orientation.php?title=LocationRestrictions Location Restrictions]
 
# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/orientation.php?title=DayUseAreas Day Use Areas]
 
# [http://www.rrfw.org/videos/orientation.php?title=DiamondCreekToLakeMead Diamond Creek to Lake Mead]
 
  
 
Click [[The Pre-Trip Planning | '''here''']] to return to '''The Pre-Trip Planning''' page.
 
Click [[The Pre-Trip Planning | '''here''']] to return to '''The Pre-Trip Planning''' page.

Revision as of 16:27, 22 June 2009

The National Park Service orientation video has been split into its eleven chapters. These videos are available either as streaming video or as a download. The video files are currently being updated so you may notice some problems that should be fixed shortly.

You can get good quality streaming video with browsers that support the video tag. Currently this is working with the Firefox 3.5 browser. If your browser does not support the video tag then you will get lower quality Flash videos. Safari plays good quality video but has to download the entire file before starting to play it.

  1. Introduction
  2. Water Temperature and Flow Variations
  3. Low Impact Camping
  4. Personal Hygiene
  5. The Kitchen
  6. Food and Hydration
  7. Accidents
  8. Wildlife
  9. Location Restrictions
  10. Day Use Areas
  11. Diamond Creek to Lake Mead

If the streaming videos do not work for you then you can directly download the MPEG-4 video files. They require the use of the Quicktime media player. You can begin watching a chapter while you are downloading another.

  1. Introduction (24 MB)
  2. Water Temperature and Flow Variations (27 MB)
  3. Low Impact Camping (24 MB)
  4. Personal Hygiene (18 MB)
  5. The Kitchen (11 MB)
  6. Food and Hydration (17 MB)
  7. Accidents (18 MB)
  8. Wildlife (20 MB)
  9. Location Restrictions (43 MB)
  10. Day Use Areas (29 MB)
  11. Diamond Creek to Lake Mead (8.8 MB)


Click here to return to The Pre-Trip Planning page.