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  1. Winter Visitor Center Hours & ClosuresRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Arches National Park

    ... this winter, except for Christmas Day when it will be closed. Island in the Sky Visitor Center in Canyonlands National Park will be closed starting December 31, 2014 and reopen on Friday, March 6, 2015. Needles Visitor Center in Canyonlands National ...

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  2. Over CanyonlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | JPG

    ... to create new collections and to add photos to collections. June 2008 A small rain cloud over Canyonlands National Park. I doubt any of the moisture actually reached the ground. Payments are processed by PayPal and you will be automatically ...

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  3. Arches, Canyonlands visitors center hours to changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Deseret News

    ... 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. this winter. It will close Christmas Day. Island in the Sky Visitor Center in Canyonlands National Park will be closed starting Dec. 31 and reopen on Friday, March 6. Needles Visitor Center in Canyonlands National Park is already ...

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  4. Well flares will continue to light up Moab oil fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... ity's Cane Creek oil field occupies 53,000 mostly federal acres on Big Flat, a scenic area next to Canyonlands National Park and Dead Horse Point State Park that is heavily used for outdoor recreation.

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  5. Personal Journey:Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Philly.com

    ... and hummed in the long grass, lulling and ominous. The vastness, the silence, and the solitude of Canyonlands National Park at sunset. There were the humbling moments of looking up at stars in the South Dakota sky, feeling nothing but immense ...

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  6. Community Artist in the Parks Outreach Program AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Arches National Park

    ... and Natural Bridges National Monuments. This year's artist had the added honor of serving during Canyonlands National Park's 50th Anniversary Celebration. The Community Artist shares his/her inspiration and creative process with visitors from around ...

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  7. In 53 days, rafting experts retrace Powell's 1869 Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | SFGate

    Jim Slade runs Big Drop in Cataract Canyon on the Colorado River in Canyonlands National Park in Utah -- part of a 53-day, 950-mile rafting expedition A bighorn sheep sighting in the Grand Canyon was a highlight of the 900-mile trek from Flaming Gorge to Lake Mead. In a river wilderness, the rafters pulled into a sandbar to make camp.

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  8. Op-ed: Grand County vote reflects turn from extraction to recreationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... Trail, a climber on the redrock wall of Wall Street, or an amazing view into the Needles of Canyonlands National Park. Public lands really are big business for the outdoor recreation economy. Locally, public lands generate upwards of $200 million in ...

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  9. Editorial: Utah should be less willing to be a lab ratRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... the operation. But area residents who are worried about the impact fracking might have on nearby Canyonlands National Park and Dead Horse State Park reasonably protest that there has been no real review, by any level of government, of whether the ...

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  10. Get Out: Desert dose before the snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Planet Jackson Hole

    ... enough, Ben and I were on our way. We explored and camped on some spectacular BLM land outside of Canyonlands National Park. The sun felt warm on our skin, and though the days were short, there were times I forgot winter was on its way. The majestic ...

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  11. 10 fun tidbits about Canyonlands on its birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... J. Schmieding's "From Controversy to Compromise to Cooperation: The Administrative History of Canyonlands National Park," explorer John Wesley Powell designated the region as "The CaA on Lands of Utah" in the 1878 Report on the Arid Region of the ...

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  12. A perplexing direction taken on BLM landsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Aspen Times

    The Bureau of Land Management's Moab Field Office approved construction of this gas pipeline above ground outside of Dead Horse Point State Park and the Island In the Sky District of Canyonlands National Park. I was fortunate to spend considerable time mountain biking in eastern Utah this year.

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  13. Creepytings Vandalizes National Parks: How Stupid Can You Be?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Vogel Talks RVing

    The US National Park Service is investigating a woman who recently traveled from New York to a series of Western states in order to paint unsightly drivel all over a number of America's most pristine and most iconic national parks. National Park Service investigators have confirmed that images were painted on rocks or boulders in Zion National Park and Canyonlands National Park in Utah; Yosemite National Park , Death Valley National Park , and Joshua Tree National Park , all in California; Rocky Mountain National Park and Colorado National Monument in Colorado; and Crater Lake National Park in Oregon.

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  14. Moab pipeline decision challenged by environmental groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | KSL-TV

    Two environmental groups say the Bureau of Land Management was wrong to approve a natural gas collector line network north of Moab and officially filed an appeal challenging the decision. Both the Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance and the Sierra Club say the planned pipeline system on public lands near Dead Horse Point State Park and Island in the Sky area of Canyonlands National Park should have been considered in conjunction with the main pipeline that went in, the Dead Horse Lateral.

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  15. A Look Back: Historic images of Canyonlands National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Each Friday, the Salt Lake Tribune presents historical images in a special series called "A Look Back." This week's installment features photos of Canyonlands National Park as the area looked in the 1940s and 1950s.

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  16. Registration is officially open for Timelapse Moab 2015 Dark-Sky WorkshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Cameratown.com

    ... to capture and produce breathtaking night sky films. Moab, Utah is home to Arches National Park, Canyonlands National Park, La Sal Mountain Range, and Dead Horse Point State Park - and is located just minutes from the Canyonlands airport, 90 minutes ...

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  17. Monumental DecisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    ... in full view from Utah's premier state park, was surreptitiously left out from the boundaries of Canyonlands National Park. The incongruity of the terraced evaporation ponds against the eroded red-rock landscape is impossible to ignore. The effect ...

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  18. Groups challenge Moab pipeline decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Deseret News

    ... pipeline system on public lands near Dead Horse Point State Park and Island in the Sky area of Canyonlands National Park should have been considered in conjunction with the main pipeline that went in, the Dead Horse Lateral. "BLM's decision to ...

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  19. Suspect identified in Colorado National Monument VandalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | KKCO-TV Grand Junction

    National Park Services have identified 21 year-old Casey Nocket as a suspect in the recent vandalism case that affects the Colorado National Monument. According to the National Park Service, Nocket, an artist from New York City, allegedly painted on boulders at eight national parks in the Western United States - Yosemite National Park, Death Valley National Park, Joshua Tree National Park, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado National Monument, Crater Lake National Park, Zion National Park and Canyonlands National Park.

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  20. Mesa Arch SunriseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | CNN

    The hike of the winding trail in the early morning darkness was worth every step when the Sun presented itself beneath the Mesa Arch at Canyonlands National Park in Utah. An amazing event to witness.

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