Arches National Park Newswire

Arches National Park Newswire

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  1. Road to Understanding: Housing prices, crowds a problem for MoabRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | KSL-TV

    ... To ease the burden on the plant and cut down on its use, the city council barred human waste from Arches National Park from being processed at the plant. The park now has to transport waste to Wellington, about two and a half hours away. "It's kind ...

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  2. Accessible tourism in UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | Ask MetaFilter

    ... we want to grab the opportunity to see some beautiful stuff. We had planned to go to Moab and go into Arches National Park and makes use of whatever accessible walking there is to be had and maybe drive around. However I understand it will be very ...

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  3. Planning is key for spring-break travel to southern UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Tribune file photo) Visitors take pictures and hike around Delicate Arch in Arches National Park Saturday March 5, 2016. Road construction starting in March and running through November will close key park access roads from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. except for Friday and Saturday nights.

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  4. 8 tips for canyoneering with kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | KSL-TV

    ... percent to the longest stated time to finish a canyon," he said. "Our first canyon was U-Turn Canyon at Arches National Park. Normally it takes two to three hours, but it took us four hours to complete." You shouldn't worry about this as the years ...

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  5. On the rocks, with ice: Utah parks in offseason just as grandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 12 | The Gazette

    Arches National Park, nearMoab, a city in eastern Utah, has more than 2,000 natural arches - the greatest concentration in the world. MUST CREDIT: Photo by Elizabeth Zach for The Washington Post.

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  6. Edmonds Booktalk: Bookshop now offering audiobooks through Libro.fmRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 6 | My Edmonds

    ... from Stegner's birthplace in Saskatchewan to the site of Abbey's pilgrimages to Arches National Park in Utah, braiding their stories and asking how they speak to the lives of all those who care about the West. "All Our Wrong Todays: A Novel" by Elan ...

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  7. Hiking while on Spring BreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 4 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... the surrounding area. Another perennial spring break destination are the National Parks in Utah, with Arches National Park and Moab being the most popular. I f you're planning on going to Arches National Park this year, take note that a major road ...

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  8. Rock and Mineral festival celebrates Utah's rich landscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Utah Geological Survey) In this 2014 file photo, Utah state paleontologist Jim Kirkland, right, is pictured with volunteer Howard Finn as they help excavate this nine-ton block of sandstone containing fossilized remains of numerous Utahraptor fossils north of Arches National Park. Kirkland will kick off the Green River Rock & Mineral Festival on March 31 with a lecture on the area's spectacular dinosaur fossils.

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  9. March-November construction will close Arches N.P. at 7 p.m. each nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | Moab Times-Independent

    Visitors to Arches National Park will be required to leave the park by 7 p.m. each evening to accommodate road construction.

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  10. The Most Visually Stunning National Parks According to a Former National Geographic PhotographerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 28 | Lifehacker

    ... park, you can walk out onto the badlands and see few people in the flat land that stretches around you. Arches National Park : With thousands of red rock arches for you to wander through, you won't find landscapes like this in many other national ...

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  11. 5 of the biggest blockbuster films made in UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | KSL-TV

    ... blockbusters filmed in Utah. This beloved action film begins with a young Indiana Jones exploring Arches National Park. He encounters a gang of robbers and a train chase ensues. It's pretty cool to think the origins of Indy's artifact preservation ...

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  12. Out west, MAGA means steamrolling local perspective in favor of oil driller greedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | ThinkProgress

    ... and compromise-driven outcomes. It was a rousing success in Utah's Moab wilderness, home to the iconic Arches National Park whose dizzying crags have become an international visual code for "America." Similar cooperative work helped revitalize a ...

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  13. Saddle Rock Trail graffitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Daily Camera

    ... feelings should be thrust on everybody." Graffiti was discovered in April 2016 at Frame Arch in Utah's Arches National Park, carved into the stone - and then shared on social media. Park officials said at the time that it was carved so deeply it ...

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  14. Boulder hikers find unwelcome graffiti along Saddle Rock TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Colorado Daily

    ... feelings should be thrust on everybody." Graffiti was discovered in April 2016 at Frame Arch in Utah's Arches National Park, carved into the stone - and then shared on social media. Park officials said at the time that it was carved so deeply it ...

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  15. Playboy model posts naked snaps of her hiking adventuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... as an actress, model and TV host before turning her attentions to travel 'Mirroring the arches at Arches National Park,' Sara Jean wrote on this recent Instagram snap, proving just why she was chosen as Playmate of the Year in 2007 Sara Jean works ...

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  16. From sewage overloads to traffic jams, Utah grapples with surging tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | KSL-TV

    ... - a sharp uptick from just half a decade ago in 2011 when the park hosted 2.8 million guests. Over at Arches National Park, it's a similar situation as park rangers figure out how to deal with traffic jams and sewage from the additional visitors. ...

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  17. 5 Great Denver Hiking Trails - Locals' PicksRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2017 | US News & World Report

    ... 3.5-mile round-trip climb that leads to a beautiful rock formation similar to those found in Utah's Arches National Park, while offering sweeping views of Denver. Plan to spend some time at the top taking pictures, sunning on the large boulders and ...

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  18. Letter: Embrace the monumentsRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2017 | Deseret News

    ... Act, we should embrace it. What if there were no Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park or Arches National Park? I can't even imagine Utah without these. There was local resistance to the creation of most of our national parks when they ...

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  19. Letter: Antiquities ActRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2017 | Deseret News

    ... our elected officials, can make Bears Ears National Monument a national park. Congress did this with Arches National Park and the sagebrush flats of the Grand Teton National Park. Both received initial national monument protection before being ...

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  20. Road Through Arches National Park Will Close Overnight Most Of This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | National Parks Traveler

    Road work will require the park road through Arches National Park to be closed nightly for most of the summer and fall/Kurt Repanshek A rebuilding of the road through Arches National Park in Utah will require that it be closed nightly beginning in March and continuing through November. Park officials say the road will be closed from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. Nighttime closure of the park road is necessary to maximize visitor and contractor safety.

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