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Shuttles Run Weekends Only Through November 20

Shuttles will also be Operating November 24-26 before Closing for Season https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/november-shuttle.htm

Road Conditions for Remote Trailheads – date posted Nov 9, 2016

After heavy summer rain (July and August) or winter snow (December through March), expect impassable backcountry roads. If clear skies abound after the rain or snow, then it is often just a matter of days until the sun dries everything out. Sometimes, heavy rain or melting snow can lead to flooding, which can cause erosion Read the full article…

Trails Update – date posted Nov 9, 2016

NORTH RIM: Some areas of the North Rim (i.e. the upper trail access to Nancoweep via the USFS 610 Rd. and Nankoweep Trail #57 on the south boundary of the Saddle Mountain Wilderness) are in newly burned areas due to the Fuller Fire this of summer 2016, and hikers should use caution in those areas. Read the full article…

Report from the North Rim – date posted Nov 9, 2016

Grand Canyon National Park’s North Rim began seasonal shut-down of most visitor services on Saturday, October 15. The North Rim will remain open to day-use visitors and overnight campers, until Thursday, December 1 unless heavy snowfall closes State Highway 67 earlier. After October 15, no food service will be available in the park. Self-service gas Read the full article…

Drinking Water in the Cross-Canyon Corridor – date posted Nov 9, 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…

The Zion National Park Plein Air Art Invitational is November 7-13, 2016

“Centennial Edition” Celebrating the Influence of Art in the Founding of the National Park Service https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/pleinair2016.htm

Upcoming Public Scoping Meetings for Visitor Use Management Plan

Zion National Park welcoming input into management strategies https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/psmtg.htm

Road Conditions for Remote Trailheads – date posted Oct 17, 2016

Access to the Nancoweep Trail from House Rock Valley though the National Forest Saddle Mountain Wilderness is closed. Some areas of the North Rim (i.e. the upper trail access to Nancoweep via the USFS 610 Rd. and Nankoweep Trail #57 on the south boundary of the Saddle Mountain Wilderness) are in newly burned areas due Read the full article…

Trails Update – date posted Oct 17, 2016

SOUTH RIM: Bright Angel Trail: Repair and reroute work completed and the trail is now open for ALL traffic (hiker and mule) All users need to remain cautious and observant because there may be some movement of rocks and debris along the trail. NORTH RIM: Access to the Nancoweep Trail from House Rock Valley though Read the full article…

Report from the North Rim – date posted Oct 17, 2016

Grand Canyon National Park’s North Rim began seasonal shut-down of most visitor services on Saturday, October 15. The North Rim will remain open to day-use visitors and overnight campers, until Thursday, December 1 unless heavy snowfall closes State Highway 67 earlier. After October 15, no food service will be available in the park. Self-service gas Read the full article…