Zion National Park Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Zion National Park expects big crowds for holiday weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    The national park in Utah, 160 miles northeast of Las Vegas, typically sees over 71,000 visitors during Memorial Day weekend, usually the busiest weekend for the park, the National Park Service said. Visitors to the park should expect crowds, especially between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., the park service said.

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  2. Report: Tourism spending in Utah grew to nearly $8 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... the country's growing middle class traveled abroad. The spectacular red-rock cliffs at southern Utah's Zion National Park and unique formations at Arches helped push the combined visitation total at state's five national parks to more than 8 ...

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  3. Poll championship: Which Utah attraction is best?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | KSL-TV

    At long last, we have our two finalists for the title of " Best Attraction in Utah " - Zion National Park and Bryce Canyon National Park. Starting now, you can cast your vote in this championship matchup.

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  4. Kalashnikovs and supercars: How dealmakers handle the stress of ICSCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | The Real Deal

    ... ock climbing guide in the desert. SCG's Chase Welles ventured further out, driving nearly 160 miles up to Zion National Park, "for some hiking and biking before the show."

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  5. Poll final 4: What Utah attraction is best?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | KSL-TV

    The final four brings us a matchup that could be as tough as the championship round: Zion National Park vs. Arches National Park. Both national parks have dominated their brackets so far.

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  6. Learn the secrets of these 3 retirement super-saversRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Bank Rate

    ... of account balances for people of their age. Tonya Banks and her family took a road trip in 2014 to Zion National Park in Utah (pictured), Mount Rushmore and several other places. Tonya Banks says she is definitely not a high-income earner. But the ...

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  7. Hot Weather hiking in Southern UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... l outing in Southern Utah. So, lace up your hiking boots, enjoy this perfect alternative to the crowds at Zion National Park and . . . Keep on Traveling!

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  8. Zion National Park to hold public meetings on crowdingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Deseret News

    Officials at Zion National Park have scheduled a series of public meetings to discuss challenges facing the park as it continues to draw record numbers of visitors. National Park Service figures show that nearly 1 million people had visited the park in southern Utah through the end of April.

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  9. Utah forecast: Rising winds, scattered thunderstorms, buffeting Utah into weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... p.m. Friday. A Wind Advisory is in place for the northern and southern Wasatch Front and Utah's Dixie and Zion National Park. Also effective through 10 p.m. Friday, the advisory forecasts winds of 25-35 mph, with gusts approaching 50 mph.

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  10. Zion National Park to hold public meetings on crowdingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    St. George a Officials at Zion National Park have scheduled a series of public meetings to discuss challenges facing the park as it continues to draw record numbers of visitors. National Park Service figures show that nearly 1 million people had visited the park in southern Utah through the end of April.

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  11. Zion National Park Staff Exploring Ways To Improve Visitor ExperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    How would you improve the visitor experience at Zion National Park in Utah? More rangers? Fewer visitors? With visitation to the park on an upward swing in recent years, park staff wants to know how best to welcome visitors while not trampling park resources and the park experience. To gather your thoughts on this issue, park staff is hosting a series of public listening sessions as part of a Visitor Use Management planning process.

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  12. How Utah's public defense system is failing the poorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | High Country News

    The state is one of just two that provide no funding for the right to legal counsel, leaving local governments on the hook. On Jan. 1, 2015, Sue M. was walking a friend's dog in Parowan, Utah, a small desert town near Zion National Park, when two unleashed Rottweilers attacked the dog.

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  13. Looking back at the history of Utah's national parksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | KSL-TV

    ... to five national parks - the third-most of any state in the U.S.; only California and Alaska have more. Zion National Park's history as U.S. land starts back in 1909, when President William Taft signed into order Mukuntuweap National Monument. That ...

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  14. Photo gallery: Six views of Mountain BluebirdRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Birder's World

    ... 640) and a 1.4x teleconverter. This female was photographed by redfish in May 2013 on Smith Mesa Road in Zion National Park, in southwestern Utah. He used a Sony A77V camera with a 70-400 zoom lens (1/1250, F7.1 ISO 320). We like this unusual rear ...

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  15. Product News - Product News: Out now: 1001 Climbing Tips by Andy KirkpatrickRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | UKClimbing.com

    ... In 2014 he partnered BBC One's The One Show presenter Alex Jones as she climbed Moonlight Buttress in Zion National Park in aid of Sport Relief. Andy lives in Sheffield with his two children. 20% DISCOUNT : click HERE to buy a copy of 1001 Climbing ...

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  16. Calf Creek waterfall puts on a good show for Utah hikersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... 285 miles to the trailhead. Take Interstate 15 north 125 miles into Utah, and take the exit for Hurricane/Zion National Park. Follow Utah state Route 9 for 57 miles through Zion National Park, and turn left onto U.S. Highway 89 north. Follow for 44 ...

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  17. Coalition pushes for more diversity in national parksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | USA Today

    ... the same. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1T7B1WN Morning Fog on the Towers of the Zion National Park. Utah. A coalition of civil rights and other groups is pushing for more minorities to use the parks WASHINGTON - A ...

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  18. Earthquake country laid bareRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Deseret News

    ... Springdale, where a landslide destroyed several homes and forced the closure of the highway leading into Zion National Park. Such an earthquake today could pose major danger to some of the area's older buildings, and with the population nearly three ...

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  19. Glen Ellyn Dist. 41 board member resigningRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... an "enormously hard" decision, but says he looks forward to moving to his family's new home near Zion National Park in Utah, where he bought a property two years ago. His son is graduating from Glenbard West High School in Glen Ellyn in June and ...

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  20. Ronnie Renner & Cam McCaul | #Throwback - When Moto Met MTB In UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Transworld

    ... collaboration between two different sports. Before sunset, the session continued on a natural hip with Zion National Park as the background. Amazing! After this I realized how the FMX and MTB scenes motivate one another; FMX cross train to stay fit ...

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