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National Park Service, Interior.


Public notice.


The National Park Service hereby gives public notice that it proposes to extend the expiring concession contracts listed below for the period specified, or until the effective date of a new contract, whichever occurs sooner.


Effective January 1, 2017.

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Brian Borda, Program Chief, Commercial Services Program, National Park Service, 1201 Eye Street NW., 11th Floor, Washington, DC 20005, Telephone: 202-513-7156.

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All of the listed concession authorizations will expire by their terms on or before December 31, 2016. The National Park Service has determined the proposed extensions are necessary to avoid interruption of visitor services and has taken all reasonable and appropriate steps to consider alternatives to avoid such interruption. The publication of this notice merely reflects the intent of the National Park Service and does not bind the National Park Service to extend any of the contracts listed below.

The information in the first table shows concession contracts intended to be extended until December 31, 2017, or until the effective date of a new concession contract, whichever occurs first. The information in the second table shows concession contracts intended to be extended until December 31, 2018, or until the effective date of a new concession contract, whichever occurs first. Under the provisions of current concession contracts, the National Park Service authorizes extension of visitor services for the contracts below under the terms and conditions of the current contract (as amended if applicable). The extension Start Printed Page 81803of operations does not affect any rights with respect to selection for award of a new concession contract.

Table 1—Concession Contracts Extended Until December 31, 2017 or Until the Effective Date of a New Contract

Park unitCONCIDConcessioner
Aniakchak NMANIA903-05Joe Klutsch.
Aniakchak NMANIA904-05Jay M. King.
Aniakchak NMANIA906-05Cinder River Lodge Alaska, LLC.
Apostle Islands NLAPIS001-06Apostle Island Cruises, Inc.
Bandelier NMBAND001-06Pajarito Plateau Trading Co. LLC.
Bryce Canyon NPBRCA002-07Bryce-Zion Trail Rides, Inc.
Buffalo NRBUFF001-06Buffalo Point Concession.
Buck Island Reef NMBUIS006-06Teroro II, Inc.
Buck Island Reef NMBUIS008-06Llewellyn's Charters, Inc.
Buck Island Reef NMBUIS014-06Michael Klein.
Buck Island Reef NMBUIS019-06Dragon Fly.
Cabrillo NMCABR001-06Cabrillo National Monument Foundation.
Canyonlands NPCANY001-05Adventure Bound, Inc.
Canyonlands NPCANY002-05Sheri Griffith Holding, LLC.
Canyonlands NPCANY003-05NavTec Expeditions, Inc.
Canyonlands NPCANY004-05Outward Bound Wilderness.
Canyonlands NPCANY005-05Colorado River and Trail Expeditions, Inc.
Canyonlands NPCANY006-05O.A.R.S. Canyonlands, Inc.
Canyonlands NPCANY007-05Holiday River Expeditions, Inc.
Canyonlands NPCANY009-05Moki Mac River Expeditions, Inc.
Canyonlands NPCANY010-05O.A.R.S. Canyonlands, Inc.
Canyonlands NPCANY011-05Western River Expeditions, Inc.
Canyonlands NPCANY012-05Niskanen & Jones, Inc.
Canyonlands NPCANY014-05Niskanen & Jones, Inc.
Canyonlands NPCANY015-05ARAMARK Sports and Entertainment, LLC.
Canyonlands NPCANY019-05Niskanen & Jones, Inc.
Canyonlands NPCANY020-05Raft Moab, Inc.
Canyonlands NPCANY031-07Holiday River Expeditions, Inc.
Canyonlands NPCANY032-07Escape Adventures, Inc.
Canyonlands NPCANY033-07Mike & Maggie Adventures, LLC.
Canyonlands NPCANY034-07Rim Tours, Inc.
Canyonlands NPCANY035-07Western Spirit Cycling, Inc.
Channel Islands NPCHIS002-06Channel Islands Aviation.
Colonial NHPCOLO007-05The Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities.
Craters of the Moon NM&PCRMO001-06Craters of the Moon Natural History Ass'n.
Denali NP&PDENA013-07Denali Nat'l Park Wilderness Centers LTD.
Denali NP&PDENA015-07Doyon, Limited.
Denali NP&PDENA016-07Alaskan Park Properties, INC.
Denali NP&PDENA018-05Jon M. Nierenberg.
Denali NP&PDENA024-07Sheldon Air Service LLC.
Denali NP&PDENA025-07Rust's Air Service, Inc.
Denali NP&PDENA028-07Fly Denali, Inc.
Denali NP&PDENA029-07Talkeetna Air Taxi, INC.
Death Valley NPDEVA004-06Death Valley Natural History Association.
Eisenhower NHSEISE001-05Gettysburg Tours, Inc.
Fire Island NSFIIIS007-05Fire Island Concessions, LLC.
Fort Sumter NMFOSU001-07Fort Sumter Tours, Inc.
Gates of the Arctic NP&PGAAR001-05Richard A. Guthrie.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA008-05Alaska Discovery, Inc.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA011-05Chilkat Guides, Ltd. (new owners 2014).
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA012-05Colorado River & Trail Expeditions, Inc.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA013-05James Henry River Journeys.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA014-05Mountain Travel.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA017-05Wilderness River Outfitters.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA020-05Vernon W. Schumacher & Jill Schumacher.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA029-05Janice Lowenstein.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA033-05Alsek River Lodge.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA901-05Alsek River Guide Service, Inc.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA902-05Alsek River Guide Service, Inc.
Great Smoky Mountain NPGRSM006-07Smoky Mountain Stables, Inc.
Golden Gate NRAGOGA007-06Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy.
Hawai'i Volcanoes NPHAVO002-06Hawai'i Pacific Parks Association, Ltd.
Jefferson NEMJEFF002-07Jefferson National Parks Association.
Joshua Tree NPJOTR001-06Joshua Tree National Park Association.
Lava Beds NMLABE001-06Lava Beds Natural History Association.
Northeast Reg. OfficeNERO001-05Eastern National Parks Association.
Oregon Caves NM&PORCA002-06Oregon Caves Natural History Association.
Ozark NSROZAR010-05The Landing and Rosecliff Lodge.
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Ozark NSROZAR013-05Yellow Paddle Adventures, LLC.
Ozark NSROZAR014-05C&R Boating Company, Inc.
Ozark NSROZAR020-05Darrel Blackwell.
Ozark NSROZAR023-05The Landing and Rosecliff Lodge.
Ozark NSROZAR024-05Tom and Della Bedell.
Ozark NSROZAR025-05The Landing and Rosecliff Lodge.
Ozark NSROZAR028-05Jack and Lois Peters.
Ozark NSROZAR036-05George Eugene and Eleanor Maggard.
Ozark NSROZAR049-05The Landing and Rosecliff Lodge.
Ozark NSROZAR050-05John Kladiva.
Point Reyes NSPORE004-06Point Reyes National Seashore Association.
Pacific West Reg. OfficePWRO001-06Western National Parks Association.
Rocky Mountain NPROMO001-07Xanterra Parks & Resorts, Inc.
Sagamore Hill NHSSAHI001-05The Theodore Roosevelt Association.
World War II Valor in the Pacific NMUSAR002-06Arizona Memorial Museum Association.
Virgin Islands NPVIIS008-05CBI Acquisitions, LLC.

Table 2—Concession Contracts Extended Until December 31, 2018 or Until the Effective Date of a New Contract

Park unitCONCIDConcessioner
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA009-07Alaska Discovery, Inc.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA015-06Paul Johnson.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA018-06Alaska Glacier Guides, Inc.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA019-06Anchor Excursions Inc.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA021-07Glacier Bay Sea Kayaks, Inc.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA022-06Craig S. Loomis.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA023-06Alaskan Sailing Expeditions, LLC.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA024-06Jimmie L. Rosenbrunch.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA025-06James S. Kearns.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA026-06Denny Paul Corbin.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA027-06InnerSea Discoveries, LLC.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA028-06Francis and Linda Kadrlik.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA030-06Ronn Patterson.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA031-06Geoff Wilson and Debbie Kay Bennett.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA032-06Sea Wolf Adventures, Inc.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA034-06InnerSea Discoveries, LLC.
Glacier Bay NP&PGLBA048-07Alaska Mountain Guides & Climbing School, Inc.
Noatak NPNOAT901-06Philip E. Driver.
Noatak NPNOAT904-06James P. Jacobson.
Noatak NPNOAT906-06Edmund Mont Mahoney.
Wrangell-St Elias NP&PWRST001-07Ultima Thule Outfitters, Inc.
Wrangell-St Elias NP&PWRST002-07Johnny W. McMahan.
Wrangell-St Elias NP&PWRST003-07Wendell Kirk Ellis.
Wrangell-St Elias NP&PWRST004-07W. Cole Ellis.
Wrangell-St Elias NP&PWRST005-07Majestic Mountain Outfitters, Inc.
Wrangell-St Elias NP&PWRST006-07Rough & Ready Guide Service, INC.
Wrangell-St Elias NP&PWRST007-07Kichatna Guide Service.
Wrangell-St Elias NP&PWRST009-07W. Cole Ellis.
Wrangell-St Elias NP&PWRST010-07Majestic Mountain Outfitters, Inc.
Wrangell-St Elias NP&PWRST012-07Urban E. Rahoi.
Wrangell-St Elias NP&PWRST013-07Thomas Vaden.
Wrangell-St Elias NP&PWRST014-07Ultima Thule Outfitters, Inc.
Wrangell-St Elias NP&PWRST015-07Ultima Thule Outfitters, Inc.
Wrangell-St Elias NP&PWRST016-07Wrangell Outfitters, Inc.
Wrangell-St Elias NP&PWRST017-07Chuck McMahan.
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Dated: October 17, 2016.

Lena McDowall,

Chief Financial Officer.

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[FR Doc. 2016-27723 Filed 11-17-16; 8:45 am]