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Zion Condor Chick Confirmed, Male Parent Dies

The presence of a California condor chick has been confirmed in the nest cave within Zion National Park, but the male parent (Condor 337) has died despite treatment for high levels of lead in his blood. https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/condorchick2016.htm

Zion Condor Chick Confirmed, Yet Faces New Challenges

The presence of a California condor chick has been confirmed in the nest cave within Zion National Park, but the male parent (Condor 337) has died despite treatment for high levels of lead in his blood. https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/condorchick2016.htm

It’s Hot Inside the Canyon! – date posted Jun 10, 2016

Anyone who plans to hike into the canyon should take extra precautions to hike smart. Hikers should plan to hike before 10 am and after 4 pm, resting near shade and water to avoid the worst heat of the day. The National Park Service advises that anyone hiking in heat replace fluids and electrolytes frequently, Read the full article…

Tour of Utah Cycling Through Zion National Park

A demonstration ride is scheduled for August 1, 2016 as part of Tour’s Stage 1 https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/tourutahzion.htm

Hikes Near Zion – Red Cliffs Desert Reserve

Photo Credit: Jim on flickr Zion National Park is bar none one of the best places to hike in Southern Utah. Although, there may be times when it can be overly crowded by tourists, or simply just too far from town to be able to go explore. Not a problem! Here in Southern Utah we Read the full article…

Excessive Heat Warning Issued – date posted Jun 3, 2016

The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning for parts of Grand Canyon National Park. The warning is in effect beginning today Friday, June 3 at 10 am through Sunday, June 5 at 8 pm for areas below 4,000 feet in the canyon including Phantom Ranch. Temperatures at Phantom Ranch could reach 113 Read the full article…

Prescribed Burns Planned in Zion Canyon

These burns are planned to be ignited during the week of June 6-10, 2016. https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/pxburnzc.htm

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…