Zion National Park Newswire (Page 8)

Zion National Park Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Rob Cassady: Defend the Antiquities ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Daily Camera

    ... up to 85,000 acres on a whim if they feel like it. Under this bill, the Grand Canyon, Devils Tower, and Zion National Park could not have been protected as they were. Under this bill, the state symbol of Utah, Delicate Arch, would not have been ...

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  2. Gate fee at Rocky Mountain National Park could hit $70 next year to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Denver Post

    ... and peaked at 331 million last year. Visitors waited more than 90 minutes to park and catch a shuttle at Zion National Park last summer, fueling a record 4.3 million visits at the Utah park. Over Memorial Day weekend last year at Arches National ...

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  3. Las Vegas To Bryce CanyonRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2017 | Southern Accents

    F rom Las Vegas, we head northeast on Interstate 15, making abrief stop to view Zion National Park's Kolob Canyons. At Parowan we break awayonto the two-lane roads that are to be the essence of this journey.Cottonwood seeds drift through the truck's windows as we head upthe 13 percent grade on Utah 143 toward Brian Head.

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  4. Going to the next level: CanyoneeringRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2017 | Southern Accents

    ... canyoneer has the tools to go on." Wilkes is the maestro of my one-day basic canyoneering course near Zion National Park. Of the five students, three of us have zero experience and admit to some fear of heights or water. We will confront both. We ...

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  5. Red rocks and snow at Bryce CanyonRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2017 | Southern Accents

    ... forecast for a storm, we throw caution to the jet stream and head for Utah. Passing through Zion National Park, about 80 miles southwest of Bryce, we get the first signs that we may have lucked out. What is it about a good winter storm? Nothing is ...

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  6. After whirlwind year, former Miss America from Arkansas savors every...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | NWAonline

    ... a tent into Shields' Honda CR-V, which she calls Phoebe, and drove. From Denver to Moab, Utah. From Zion National Park, Utah, to Yosemite National Park. From Napa, Calif., to Los Angeles. From Orange County to the Grand Canyon. From the Grand Canyon ...

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  7. Meet the Utah Symphony's three newest violinists - all women, and one a Salt Lake nativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... were professional musicians as well." - a five-day, 1,200-mile tour that took the musicians from Zion National Park to Dinosaur National Monument. "We saw so many incredible things, like around every corner," she said. "It's the first time I've been ...

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  8. Small southern Utah town closes in on preserving rare historic bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2017 | KSL-TV

    For the couple hundred residents of a tiny town located just south of Zion National Park, a single-lane bridge is a source of pride. So much so that when, in recent years, the bridge needed renovation, nearly all of the town's close to 250 residents donated to preserve its history.

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  9. 1 news Man dies after being found injured near La Verkin Overlook in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    A man died Thursday evening after authorities found him injured near the La Verkin Overlook in Washington County, about 30 miles west of Zion National Park. About 8:10 p.m., La Verkin Police received a call to check on the man.

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  10. Eastern Washington football chat from Oct. 19, the full replay - Thu, 19 Oct 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... they were last year. Jim: I'm flying to Las Vegas tomorrow night. Then getting up early and hiking at Zion National Park, then to Cedar City for the game.Should be fun! Jim: Also, Eastern men's basketball opens at home on Friday, Nov. 11. That was ...

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  11. Plein Air Art Invitational Nov. 6-12 at Zion National ParkRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2017 | Deseret News

    Twenty-four artists will celebrate the heritage of art in Zion National Park during its ninth annual Plein Air Art Invitational Nov. 6-12. During the week, the artists - who work in oil, pastel, watercolor and acrylic - will give free in-park art demonstrations at the Human History Museum patio and the Grotto.

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  12. Zion Forever Project and Zion National Park Announce the 9th Plein...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Zion's Plein Air, ranked as one of the ten best plein air sites in the country by PleinAir Magazine, is pleased to release this year's full program of events - featuring twenty-four invited artists working in oil, pastel, watercolor and acrylic - celebrating the heritage of art in Zion National Park. The week-long celebration features free in-park art demonstrations by each artist at the Human History Museum patio, and the Grotto, via the park shuttle.

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  13. Crowded conditions anticipated this weekend at Zion National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Deseret News

    Individuals planning to visit the park this weekend over the Utah Education Association vacation should be prepared for delays, limited parking and crowded conditions. Park officials are anticipating conditions similar to summer holiday weekends when parking lots inside the park can fill by 9:30 a.m. and wait times for entrance and shuttle bus boarding can be long.

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  14. See the Fall Leaves Near Utah's National ParksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | Vogel Talks RVing

    ... plant life along the river makes for some of the most epic color gawking in the park. While the hiking in Zion National Park is incredible, there are several scenic drives to take in the autumnal wonders. For starters, take a regularly-scheduled ...

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  15. Residents talk with RMNP superintendent during Mayor's ChatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    ... the National Park Service has begun to look at restricting access in some national parks. She said that Zion National Park in Utah already has a reservation system, requiring visitors to register and reserve a permit to access different aspects of ...

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  16. News Roundup: Melania Trump hits back at Ivana Trump over - first lady' commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... with the hope of detecting breast cancer through blood tests. [ Trib ] [ DNews ] [ ABC4 ] -> Parts of the Zion National Park Lodge have become LEED Silver certified for creating healthy, highly efficient and cost-saving buildings. [ Trib ] [ DNews ] ...

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  17. Pennsylvania tries to keep parks from being loved to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... year. National parks had a banner year in 2016, with a total of 331 million visits across the country. Zion National Park in Utah is so crowded that it is considering requiring reservations to get in, according to The New York Times. "People started ...

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  18. The Getaway: More U.S. Parks and Attractions Are Offering Online ReservationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... out that you can't get in. They can also be essential tools in helping preserve fragile environments. Zion National Park in Utah, for instance, is considering adopting an online reservation system amid record crowds that are wearing down trails and ...

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  19. Zion National Park's beauty calls visitors backRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2016 | USA Today

    Zion and its 229 square miles of cliff walls, canyons and stunning scenery lie about 300 miles from Salt Lake City. Zion National Park's beauty calls visitors back Zion and its 229 square miles of cliff walls, canyons and stunning scenery lie about 300 miles from Salt Lake City.

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  20. Fun activities for everyone at Trailfest 2017 at Jacob Hamblin Park in KanabRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2017 | Southern Utah News

    ... the night. On Friday, afternoon activities continue at 2 p.m. after the runners complete their race in Zion National Park. There will be demo booths, massage tents, food trucks and a beer tent open throughout the afternoon. The clinic speaker at 4 ...

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