Zion National Park Newswire (Page 7)

Zion National Park Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Zion National Park. (Page 7)

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  1. Weekend forecast: Highs in the 60s and 70s in northern UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... 40s to about 50 in many locations and drop to the 30s overnight in higher elevations. In St. George and Zion National Park, the highs are expected to hit the upper 70s on Saturday and about 80 on Sunday. Monday will see more highs in the 60s and 70s ...

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  2. West & Chicago n. 165 - UNIQUE Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | TrekEarth

    Unique shapes, textures and colors are wonderful details that one would find in ZION NATIONAL PARK! When entering the park one starts imagining wether one is getting into a totally different World for all of that does not seem to be a place in this Planet! But it is and then one realizes how magnificent it is, a real gift to all of us! CLICK HERE FOR A LARGER VERSION OF THE ORIGINAL POST !

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  3. West & Chicago n. 163 - Pull Over Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | TrekEarth

    No way! I had to pull over many times so I could watch and enjoy that immense beauty, that true nature wonderland! Zion National Park was just a day trip for me and it's become a place to be back and to enjoy a little bit more! CLICK HERE FOR A LARGER VERSION OF THE ORIGINAL POST ! Hi Neyvan, I like your pov that showing the unique geographical feature is visible just by the roadside, good color and lighting, distinct photo, well done.

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  4. 5. a I was never so happy to see ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | KSL-TV

    ... many things right after finding her vehicle stuck in the snow. Originally, she was planning to stay in Zion National Park to hike for a couple of days while on her way home from closing her parents' estate, but since she wasn't feeling well, she ...

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  5. 'I was never so happy to see anybody in my life,' stranded woman says of rescuersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | KSL-TV

    ... many things right after finding her vehicle stuck in the snow. Originally, she was planning to stay in Zion National Park to hike for a couple of days while on her way home from closing her parents' estate, but since she wasn't feeling well, she ...

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  6. Visitors face construction projects in Zion, Arches national parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Unexpected delays in a parking lot construction project have forced Zion National Park to close its visitor center until this Sunday. Park spokeswoman Aly Baltrus said that during the next few days through Saturday, most of the visitor center's operations will find a temporary home at the park's Zion Human History Museum, which is half a mile from the south entrance.

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  7. Zion Canyon Visitor Center Closes 3/9-14/15; Museum Opens 3/9/15; Shuttle System Starts 3/15/15Read the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | Zion National Park

    SPRINGDALE, UT: Due to unforeseen delays in construction at the Zion Canyon Visitor Center parking lot, Zion National Park is closing the Visitor Center temporarily and moving most operations over to the Zion Human History Museum, located approximately one half-mile from the South Entrance. Wilderness Permits will be available at the Zion Nature Center, near the South Campground.

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  8. Announces 2015 Schedule of Climbing ClosuresRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2015 | Zion National Park

    Climbing routes on cliffs used by nesting Peregrine Falcons in Zion National Park will be temporarily closed beginning March 1, 2015 in order to protect these birds which are in recovery from "endangered species" status. The closure date is based on analysis of data collected from 2001-2014 regarding the peregrines' arrival time to their nesting cliffs in the park.

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  9. Parking lot delays temporarily close Zion visitor centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Unexpected delays in a parking lot construction project have forced Zion National Park to close its visitor center until this Sunday. Park spokeswoman Aly Baltrus said that during the next few days through Saturday, most of the visitor center's operations will find a temporary home at the park's Zion Human History Museum, which is half a mile from the south entrance.

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  10. Kirby: Moving an important reference pointRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... It was the first Utah landmark I acquired. For other transplants it was probably the Salt Lake Temple, Zion National Park, BYU, the Great Salt Lake, or the greatest snow on earth. For me, it was the prison. We rounded Point of the Mountain on I-15 ...

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  11. Lasers will help map Zion's historic highway tunnelRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Starting Thursday, Zion National Park in Southern Utah plans to light up its historic Zion-Mount Carmel Highway Tunnel with lasers, but don't bother rushing up there with your electronic dance music or Pink Floyd cassettes. The lasers will be used to create a detailed, three-dimensional model of the 85-year-old tunnel, which will be closed to traffic for the mapping.

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  12. S. Idaho BASE jumper dies after parachute fails to openRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | New Jersey Herald

    ... lost their balance during a jump and became entangled. Three people died in BASE jumping accidents in Zion National Park in Utah last year, and earlier this year a 31-year-old man plunged 1,000 feet to his death when his parachute failed to open ...

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  13. 3-D scanning of Zion tunnel will lead to intermittent closuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Deseret News

    Zion National Park will be using a digital 3-D scanner to map the inside of the Zion-Mount Carmel Highway Tunnel to assess its condition. Using this 3-D model, the park will be able to document the tunnel construction materials and methods in a way that would be impossible through any other means without closing the tunnel for extensive periods of time.

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  14. John Giduck Highlights Spring Gruv and Other Reasons to Vacation in UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... the area of St. George and Springdale can reach the 100s during the summer months, to go hiking at famous Zion National Park, something visitors from around the world visit each year. Enjoying the gorgeous scenery is something all those who visit ...

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  15. Utah weekend forecast: Sunny skies and pleasant temperaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Northern Utah is in store for a pleasant weekend, with sunny skies and highs in the 50s and maybe even 60, the National Weather Service predicts. In southern Utah, the highs are expected to reach the upper 60s in St. George and Zion National Park on Saturday and around 70 on Sunday.

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  16. Areas of Rocky Mountain, Zion National Parks Closed For Nesting RaptorsRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | National Parks Traveler

    With spring, and warmer weather, around the corner, raptors will soon be nesting on the cliffs and crags of Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado and Zion National Park in Utah, and so temporary closures have been put in place in the two parks. At Zion, climbing routes on cliffs used by nesting Peregrine falcons, which are in recovery from "endangered species" status, likely will be closed until late July.

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  17. Zion National Park temporarily closes several climbing routesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Deseret News

    Several climbing routes on cliffs used by nesting peregrine falcons in Zion National Park are temporarily closed in order to protect the birds, which are in recovery from "endangered species" status. The following cliffs are closed until further notice: Angels Landing, Cable Mountain, The Great White Throne , Isaac , The Sentinel, Mountain of the Sun, North Twin Brother, Tunnel Wall, The East Temple, Mount Spry, The Streaked Wall, Mount Kinesava and the Middle Fork of Taylor Creek.

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  18. 5 beloved Utah tourist attractions that no longer existRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | KSL-TV

    Utah is full of unique landmarks and attractions that draw visitors from around the globe. From Temple Square to Zion National Park, locals and visitors alike flock to their favorite destinations within the state.

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  19. Zion National Park Announces 2015 Schedule of Climbing ClosuresRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2015 | Las Vegas Newstrip

    Climbing routes on cliffs used by nesting Peregrine Falcons in Zion National Park will be temporarily closed beginning March 1, 2015 in order to protect these birds which are in recovery from "endangered species" status. The closure date is based on analysis of data collected from 2001-2014 regarding the peregrines' arrival time to their nesting cliffs in the park.

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  20. Zion National Park to resume shuttle serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Deseret News

    The free shuttle provides an alternative service as parking at Zion Canyon Visitor Center will be limited through May due to construction. Starting March 15, parkgoers can avoid parking delays by parking in Springdale and taking the free shuttle into the park.

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