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Zion Anticipating Record Crowds Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day Weekend tends to be one of Park’s Busiest Weekends https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/mday2016.htm

Prescribed Fires Planned in Zion Canyon in 2016

The locations of the burns are in the vicinity of Zion Lodge and near the main park visitor center https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/pxfirezc.htm

History of Zion National Park

Zion National Park is a popular travel destination among local and foreign tourists. But this park goes beyond just a place that offers a wide range of stunning scenery and activities that travelers can enjoy. It also has a very rich history. Since the ancient times, the canyon had been drawing people to it and Read the full article…

Zion’s Visitor Use Management Plan Public Listening Sessions

Park holding sessions on-line and in four surrounding communities https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/vump.htm

Upcoming Hidden Canyon Trail Closure

Work will occur June 6, 2016 through September 1, 2016. https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/hc_closure.htm

Drinking Water in the Cross-Canyon Corridor – date posted May 11, 2016

Grand Canyon’s water supply comes from Roaring Springs, a natural spring located approximately 3,500 feet below the North Rim. Water is delivered via an aging pipeline that suffers multiple breaks a year. When the pipeline breaks, water stops flowing to the North and South Rims and sites along the way. Although large storage tanks provide Read the full article…

Hiking the Overlook Trail in Zion Canyon

Looking for a quick hike with a fabulous view of Zion National Park? There is a stunning hike that is easy, fun and quite the experience. Overlook Point is by far one of the best hikes for a great sight. This hike is favored among photographers due to how simple it is and how it Read the full article…

Report from the North Rim – date posted May 3, 2016

Grand Canyon National Park’s North Rim to open May 15 for 2016 season The North Rim is closed for the season. Hikers and cross country skiers are able to enter the North Rim of the park through the winter months with valid backcountry permits. November 1 through May 15, the North Rim Campground is primitive Read the full article…

Drinking Water in the Cross-Canyon Corridor – date posted May 3, 2016

Grand Canyon’s water supply comes from Roaring Springs, a natural spring located approximately 3,500 feet below the North Rim. Water is delivered via an aging pipeline that suffers multiple breaks a year. When the pipeline breaks, water stops flowing to the North and South Rims and sites along the way. Although large storage tanks provide Read the full article…

Condor pair likely incubating an egg in Zion National Park

A pair of California condors appear to be nesting again in Zion National Park. https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/condoregg.htm