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Canyonlands’ White Rim Road Remains Closed to All Traffic

Canyonlands’ White Rim Road Remains Closed to All Traffic May 31, 2011 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
If you plan to check out the famous White Rim Road in Canyonlands National Park, you’ll need to wait until the water is down. Due to extremely high spring run-off, the popular road is closed to all traffic; this includes foot, bicycle, and motorized vehicles. The water run-off also affects river...

Salt Creek Road in Canyonlands Remains Closed to Vehicles by Federal Order

Salt Creek Road in Canyonlands Remains Closed to Vehicles by Federal Order May 31, 2011 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Salt Creek Road in Canyonlands National Park is a contentious spot. If you’ve ever thought a Jeep tour along it might be a nice idea, think again: a federal judge in Utah has handed down an 81-page ruling that declares Salt Creek to be not a road at all, which has some supporters cheering and some...

Prescribed Burns in Zion Canyon

May 31, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
If you come to Zion National Park to play in the wilderness, don’t be too alarmed if you see smoke and fire during your visit. Four fires are set to burn this spring as part of ongoing land management efforts by park personnel. The affected areas will be along the popular Pa’rus Trail. Traffic...

10 Reasons to Visit Bryce Canyon National Park

10 Reasons to Visit Bryce Canyon National Park May 20, 2011 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Home of hoodoos, fantastic rock formations shaped by water and wind, crisp high altitude air, and adoring visitors, Bryce Canyon National Park is a favorite for many. Here are my 10 favorite reasons to visit Bryce Canyon. Feel free to add your own in the comments! 1. Fairyland Loop. Not as crowded as...