Hiker Dies after Fall in Zion National Park

The body of a female visitor was discovered in Refrigerator Canyon along the West Rim Trail around just before 5:00 p.m. Monday, February 5, 2018. https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/hiker-dies-after-fall-in-zion-national-park.htm

Pregnant Elk Poached in Zion National Park

The National Park Service, in conjunction with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources, is seeking information about the recent poaching of a pregnant cow elk within Zion National Park. https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/pregnant-elk-poached-in-zion-national-park.htm

Drinking Water in the Cross-Canyon Corridor – date posted Jan 2, 2018

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 ample water to rim locations, …

HOLIDAY VISITOR EXPECTATIONS

Construction Projects, Traffic Delays, and Parking Constraints Await Holiday Visitors Coming to Zion. https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/xmas_2017.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 ample water to rim locations, …