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Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend Visitor Expectations

Construction Projects, Traffic Delays, Limited Shuttle Services, and Parking Constraints Await Holiday Visitors Coming to Zion. https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/thanksgiving_2018.htm

Artist-In-Residence Selection Made For 2018

Each artist conducts two public presentations on their work and residency experience. https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/air_2018.htm

Drinking Water in the Cross-Canyon Corridor – date posted Nov 15, 2017

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…

Zion National Park Announces The Release Of The Finding Of No Significant Impact (FONSI) For Bighorn Sheep Management

The FONSI records the decision of the National Park Service, to partner with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources, to manage the Zion desert bighorn sheep population. https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/fonsi_11_1_17.htm

Zion Plein Air Art Invitational, November 6 through 12, 2017

Forever Project welcomes 24 renowned artist to Zion National Park https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/pleinair2017.htm

Waste Removal Operation Will Close Angels Landing Trail And Scout’s Lookout For Two Half Days In November

The operation to remove the waste requires the use of a helicopter, so safety precautions in the form of trail and road closures will be in effect. https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/wasteremoval_11_1_17.htm

National Park Service Proposes Targeted Fee Increases at Parks to Address Maintenance Backlog

The National Park Service is considering increases to fees at highly visited national parks during peak visitor seasons. https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/feeincrease_10_25_17.htm

Drinking Water in the Cross-Canyon Corridor – date posted Oct 2, 2017

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…

Trails Update – date posted Oct 26, 2017

Check in with the Backcountry Information Center for the latest trail conditions prior to starting your hike. For information about vehicle access to remote trailheads, contact the Backcountry Information Center. —————————————— Check in with the Backcountry Information Center for the latest trail conditions prior to starting your hike. For information about vehicle access to remote Read the full article…

Report from the North Rim – date posted Oct 3, 2017

Grand Canyon National Park has closed the yurt located at CC Hill on the North Rim effective September 21, 2017 for safety concerns. The yurt is scheduled for demolition later this fall (2017). For more information, visit the Grand Canyon National Park North Rim Yurt Permanently Closed news release. North Rim operations will begin seasonal Read the full article…