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* VEHICLES TRAVERSING GLACIER PARK'S GOING-TO-THE-SUN ROAD between Avalanche Campground on the west side of the park and Sun Point parking area on the east may not exceed 21 feet in length including bumpers and 8 feet in width including side mirrors. Those restrictions apply to the combined length of vehicles towing trailers as well as vehicles alone. If you're driving a vehicle that exceeds these limits, you may park at Sun Point or Avalanche Campground and take a shuttle bus from there.

* "THE WINGSPREAD COLLECTOR'S GUIDE TO SANTA FE & TAOS" is a full-color guide to the area's art galleries, museums and artists studios with information on lodging, dining and art events in town and at neighboring Indian pueblos. The book profiles 224 galleries and includes 350 color photographs. Complimentary copies are available at hotels, bed & breakfasts and galleries throughout the area or you may purchase one by sending $5 to Wingspread, P.O. Box 13566-S, Albuquerque, NM 87192 or calling 1-800-873-4278.

* THE NORWAY RAIL PASS, introduced just this year, allows you unlimited rail travel in Norway for 7 or 14 days. Prices in high season (May through September) range from $180 for 7 days in 2nd class to $315 for 14 days in 1st class. The ticket agent in the United States is Scanam World Tours Inc., 933 Highway 23, Pompton Plains, NJ 07444, phone 1-800-545-2204. The passes can be purchased through your local travel agent or from Scanam World Tours Inc.

* FOR A FREE COPY OF THE 1994 DIRECTORY OF BACKCOUNTRY OUTFITTERS call America Outdoors at 1-615-524-4818 or write America Outdoors, P.O. Box 1348, Knoxville, TN 37901. Allow six to eight weeks for delivery. America Outdoors is an association of outfitters whose members are listed in the directory including ones that operate in Central and South America and Canada. They represent more than 20 types of outdoor recreation including bicycling, canoeing and kayaking, cross-country skiing, fishing, guest ranches, hiking, horse packing, hot air ballooning, hunting, inflatable kayaking, outdoor skills training, snowmobiling, rock climbing lessons and whitewater rafting.

BROADWAY ON A BUDGET. Keith Prowse & Co.'s"New Yorkers" theater and concert packages include tickets for a best-available seat in the orchestra or front mezzanine at a Broadway show or concert, or opera or ballet performance of your choice, accommodations for two nights at one of 26 centrally located hotels, a canvas tote bag from Macy's and service charges and taxes. You may have to pay a supplement for performances at Lincoln Center. The cost varies according to the hotel you select but ranges from $181 per person, double occupancy, at the Best Western President or Park Inn International, to $336 at the Waldorf-Astoria. These package prices are good through March 1995. Among Broadway's offerings: Edward Albee's "Three Tall Women," Arthur Miller's "Broken Glass," Neil Simon's "Laughter on the 23rd Floor." New musicals include Stephen Sondheim's "Passion," Disney's "Beauty and the Beast," and opening Nov. 17, Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Sunset Boulevard" starring Glenn Close. Still going strong are "The Phantom of the Opera," "Les Miserables," "Cats," "Miss Saigon," and "Crazy for You." Most hotels featured in these packages are within walking distance of the theaters and other tourist attractions. They include the St. Moritz, Radisson Empire, Algonquin, Holiday Inn Crowne Plaza, Marriott Marquis and the New York Hilton. For information, brochures and reservations call 1-800-669-8687.

* STAYING HEALTHY ABROAD. By adhering to a few simple suggestions you can improve your chances of staying healthy while you're traveling overseas. Avoid tap water, ice cubes and local dairy products because they often contain bacteria. Eat well-cooked foods that are still hot. Avoid salads, raw seafood, custards, mayonnaise, foods at buffets and foods sold at roadside stands. These items spoil easily and food preparation in foreign countries is not always sanitary. If you're traveling on your own rather than with an organized tour group, you may want to consider purchasing a membership in an organization that provides emergency medical assistance to travelers. An individual membership in International SOS Assistance Inc., gives you access to 24-hour worldwide medical information and assistance, referral to a local doctor who speaks English, emergency evacuation, medically supervised repatriation, emergency medication, medical monitoring, dispatching of a doctor or specialist, legal access and emergency family travel arrangements. The cost of the 14-day membership is $40 per person. For information call 1-800-523-8930. If you're in a medical jam in a foreign country, you can also contact the nearest U.S. embassy or consulate. It should have a list of English speaking doctors.

* ARE YOU AND YOUR PET INSEPERABLE, even on vacations? The second edition of "Traveling Pets Catalogue 1994 1/2" will be out in June. The first edition, introduced in February, was a sell-out. The book lists establishments in 30 states that welcome pets. For your copy send $12.95 to TP Enterprises, P.O. Box 6042, Omaha, NE 68106-0042.

CARIBBEAN ON SALE. Gogo Tours, a wholesaler of Caribbean vacations, is offering 35 percent off on vacations, including air fare, to a variety of destinations. The sale starts today and runs through June 15, 1994 for travel to the Caribbean starting Sept. 1. The last date of return is Nov. 19, 1994. Examples of prices per person, double occupancy, for 7 nights including roundtrip air fare from Salt Lake City on American Airlines: Marriott's Sam Lord Castle on Barbados, regular $1,084, sale $714; Stouffer Grand Beach Resort on St. Thomas, regular $1,458, sale $963. These are both deluxe properties. Contact your local travel agent for details and ask for GOGO tours "Caribbean On Sale Extravaganza."

* THE 1994-95 SHENANDOAH VALLEY TRAVEL GUIDE & CALENDAR OF EVENTS is available free by sending a post card to SVTA, P.O. Box 1040, Dept. TG94, New Market, VA 22844, or by calling 1-703-740-3132 ext. TG. The valley stretches 200 miles along the I-81 corridor from Harpers Ferry, W.V., through Roanoke County, VA. The guidebooklet includes a calendar of events, lists things to do and see, lodging, campgrounds and restaurants. Its 80 pages list cities and towns from north to south using West Virginia and Virginia Interstate exit numbers. A two-page color map details the valley and makes for easy reference when you're trying to find a specific destination.

INFORMATION FOR ANGLERS. A cooperative of states is making it easier for anglers to get information about their favorite sport. So far, nine states are participating: Arkansas, Florida, Kansas, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Oregon and Utah. Information on each state tells you such things as which streams and ponds are stocked with which kind of fish. The number is 1-800-ASK-FISH.

* PLAY COWBOY IN WYOMING. Thirteen Wyoming ranches let visitors participate in cattle roundups. For a list of cattle drives and brief descriptions of what's available at each of them, contact the Wyoming Division of Tourism, 1-800-225-5996. Ranches provide the necessary roundup equipment including horses. Roundups last from a day to a week.