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Prescribed Fire Planned in Zion National Park in mid-April

The project may be postponed because of unfavorable weather conditions or lack of firefighting resources. https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/pxfire_4_16_17.htm

2017 PLEIN AIR ART INVITATIONAL PLANS SET AND ARTISTS SELECTED

Zion National Park and the Zion National Park Foundation have finalized the dates, event locations and artists for the 2017 Plein Air Art Invitational. The week-long event starts on Monday November 6, 2017 and culminates on Saturday November 11, 2017 with the “Art-In-The-Park” Paint Out and Silent Auction event held on the grounds of the Read the full article…

Extended Hours Delayed at Zion Human History Museum and Visitor Center

Starting April 29, 2017, both the Zion Human History Museum and Zion Canyon Visitor Center will remain open daily until 6:00 p.m https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/hoursdelyyed.htm

Drinking Water in the Cross-Canyon Corridor – date posted Apr 11, 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…

Lower Emerald Pool Trail Reopens To Visitors

Trail had been closed due to rockfall. https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/news/leptreopens.htm

Trails Update – date posted Apr 6, 2017

The North Kaibab Trail is temporarily closed 8 am to 4:30 pm daily. Be aware that spring weather can affect trail conditions. 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 Read the full article…

Drinking Water in the Cross-Canyon Corridor – date posted Apr 4, 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 Apr 4, 2017

The North Kaibab Trail is temporarily closed 8 am to 4:30 pm daily. Rockfall Closes River Trail between Pipe Creek and Silver Bridge: Due to an unanticipated rockslide the National Park Service (NPS) closed the Colorado River Trail between Pipe Creek and the Silver Bridge for trail repair starting Monday, April 3 at 7 am. Read the full article…

Trails Update – date posted Mar 28, 2017

The North Kaibab Trail is temporarily closed 8 am to 4:30 pm daily. Rockfall Closes River Trail between Pipe Creek and Silver Bridge: The Colorado River Trail between Pipe Creek and the Silver Bridge is closed due to an impassable rockfall. Hikers to Phantom Ranch and Bright Angel Campground should use the South Kaibab Trail. Read the full article…

North Kaibab Trail Temporarily Closed 8 am to 4:30 pm Daily – date posted Mar 27, 2017

On Monday, March 27, Grand Canyon National Park will begin daily closures of the North Kaibab Trail at Redwall Bridge to remove debris from a storm-caused rockslide. During this time, rim-to-rim travel will be restricted. The unanticipated rockslide damaged a portion of the North Rim water supply line that runs close to the trail. Before Read the full article…