Zion National Park Newswire (Page 3)

Zion National Park Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Millions Found Their Park In 2016, And Now Park Staff Are Struggling To Manage ThemRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | National Parks Traveler

    ... increasing visitation at the iconic park and to help develop methods for dealing with those crowds. At Zion National Park , officials are working on a visitor use management plan that might place a cap on daily visitation. Acadia National Park ...

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  2. Colorado's Rocky Mountain National Park gets top ranking for 2016 visitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | Denver Post

    ... al Park ranked fourth among the nation's parks for visitation, behind Yosemite National Park and ahead of Zion National Park. First place went to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, which saw 11.3 million visitors.

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  3. There's room to roam in the winter at ZionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... place for a picnic. "This is a great time to come." One hears that a lot from the locals when visiting Zion National Park in winter. Fewer people, easy parking, available hotel rooms, much less crowded trails, beautiful snow-covered vistas, no ...

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  4. Op-ed: Oil and gas leases at Zion doorstep put a jewel at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Zion National Park is a treasure - one of the top parks in the country with unique awe-inspiring views and world-class recreation activities. Since 1992, I have been proud to work as a professional guide and public land steward for multiple tour companies including my own, Magpie Cycling, in the Zion area, helping outdoor recreationists enjoy the park.

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  5. First Drive: 2017 Land Rover DiscoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | Automobile Magazine

    EORGE, UTAH Somewhere along an unpaved trail near Zion National Park, a 2017 Land Rover Discovery squirms its way sideways through a muddy bog. I can imagine a crotchety Landy fanatic squinting skeptically at the seven-passenger family hauler, doubtful the 21st century ride will make it after all, the newfangled Disco has nine damn USB outlets and can supply Wi-Fi for up to eight devices.

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  6. Instagram's favorite red-rock slot canyon can be done in a long weekend.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | San Diego Reader

    Nestled about halfway between Zion National Park and the Grand Canyon, Page, Arizona, has some knock-your-eyes-out-jaw-dropping natural phenomena of its own. A small, nondescript town in northern Arizona, Page highlights its proximity to Antelope Canyon and Horseshoe Bend, both located within a short drive of town.

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  7. Park service, local governments decry oil and gas leasing near ZionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Luke Henry, Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance. BLM proposes oil and gas leases on two parcels along the Kolob Terrace Road overlooking North Creek just west of Zion National Park.

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  8. Hiker dies after fall in Zion National ParkRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2017 | Southern Utah News

    ... t condolences go out to the Volino family, friends and loved ones," said Jeff Bradybaugh, Superintendent, Zion National Park.

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  9. Review: 2018 Land Rover Discovery is an SUV fit for the WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | The Globe and Mail

    For thousands of years, people have crisscrossed the Mojave Desert, the Great Basin and the Colorado Plateau, seen the rock monoliths of Zion National Park and marvelled at the sunset-coloured striations of the Vermilion Cliffs. And before people crossed this land, the dinosaurs did.

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  10. Overtourism and the Struggle for Sustainable Tourism DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | Skift

    ... are capping the number of visitors and require visitors to be accompanied by a recognised guide, and Zion National Park is looking at proposals to limit visitors through a reservation system. Capping tourists is a drastic measure, and surely not ...

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  11. COMMENTARY: Senate has a chance to roll back an unreasonable Obama regulation on methaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... to produce natural gas on government property. These federal lands aren't Yellowstone, the Grand Canyon, Zion National Park or some other precious natural wonder. Gas production generally occurs on leftover land that isn't used for recreation, ...

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  12. Backcountry permits for Zion National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | Ask MetaFilter

    For people who are familiar with obtaining wilderness permit for Zion: It's too late to reserve wilderness permit online for Zion. What are my chances of securing one once arriving at the park itself? I plan to be at Zion National Park on the weekend of May 5th to May 8th.

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  13. Hiker killed in Utah identified as Suncoast man from OspreyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | WWSB

    Zion National Park officials say a man who fell to his death last week while hiking in the southern Utah park was a 45-year-old man from Florida. Park spokesman John Marciano said Monday in a news release that Tate Ryan Volino is survived by his wife and two sons, ages 13 and 15. He lived in Osprey, Florida.

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  14. Hiker who died at Zion National Park was father from FloridaRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    Zion National Park officials say a man who fell to his death last week while hiking in the southern Utah park was a 45-year-old man from Florida. Park spokesman John Marciano said Monday in a news release that Tate Ryan Volino is survived by his wife and two sons, ages 13 and 15. He lived in Osprey, Florida.

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  15. Man who died in Zion fall was Florida authorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | Deseret News

    A man who fell to his death Friday in Zion National Park has been identified as an author from Florida. Tate Ryan Volino, 45, of Osprey, Florida, died after falling from the Angels Landing Trail, according to the National Park Service.

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  16. (Erin Alberty | The Salt Lake Tribune) Hikers relax on Angels Landing.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The hiker who died from a fall Friday in Zion National Park was identified Monday as Tate Ryan Volino, 45, of Florida. Volino lived in Osprey, Fla, according to a press release from the National Park Service.

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  17. Zion in winter is a great place to be, with room to roamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    "This is a great time to come." One hears that a lot from the locals when visiting Zion National Park in winter.

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  18. Body of hiker found after fall from Zion National Park trailRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2017 | KSL-TV

    Authorities have recovered the body of a man who apparently fell to his death while hiking in Zion National Park in southern Utah. Park spokesman John Marciano says other visitors hiking the West Rim Trail in Refrigerator Canyon found the man's body Friday morning.

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  19. Hiker Falls To Death In Zion National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | National Parks Traveler

    The body of a hiker was found along the West Trim Trail in the area of Angels Landing on Friday/NPS An unidentified man apparently fell to his death in Zion National Park in Utah while hiking in the area of Angels Landing, officials said Friday. The body of the man, believed to be about 45 years old, was discovered in Refrigerator Canyon along the West Rim Trail early Friday morning.

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  20. Man's body found in Zion National Park; fall suspectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | Deseret News

    The view from the West Rim Trail on the switchbacks up to Refrigerator Canyon. A man whose body was found Friday in Zion National Park likely died from injuries suffered in a fall, according to authorities.

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