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  1. Vacationland: National ParksRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... the early morning or late evening. A sevenday vehicle pass cost $10. (nps.gov/ arch/index.htm) . Canyonlands National Park: Just west of Moab, this park covers 337,598 acres overing one-of-a-kind views of monoliths, mesas and arches carved by the ...

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  2. Vacationland: MoabRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... along the paved 36-mile Scenic Drive. Don't miss Balanced Rock, Delicate Arch and Double Arch. Canyonlands National Park, about 32 miles from Moab, also has a $10 vehicle entrance fee. While exploring Canyonlands, which happens to be the largest ...

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  3. Utah's iconic arches are 'talking,' geologist saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Deseret News

    ... Experts are now monitoring the resonate properties of southern Utah's famous sandstone arches. CANYONLANDS NATIONAL PARK - People who visit Utah's iconic natural arches usually do it for the natural beauty, and some probably for the peace and quiet. ...

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  4. Utah's iconic arches: Are they talking to us?Read the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | KSL-TV

    University of Utah geologist Jeff Moore was recently standing on top of Mesa Arch in Canyonlands National Park when a tourist asked him what he was doing up there. Moore was in the process of unpacking a couple of small cases, containing specialized equipment, including a broadband seismometer, temperature sensors, GPS units and other items.

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  5. The best states for bicyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | CNN

    ... year in a row. Click through to see the rest of the top 10. Utah, home of the White Rim Trail in Canyonlands National Park, moved up three spots in 2015 to No. 5. Wisconsin, home of the Elroy-Sparta State Trail in Wilton, dropped from No. 3 in 2014 ...

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  6. Tips From a Pro: Shoot in the RainRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Popular Photography

    ... where parts of the scene are bright and parts are dark, as in his photo of the landscape take in Canyonlands National Park near Escalante, Utah, Wolfe recommends setting the camera to manual and using center-weighted metering. Then spot-read on the ...

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  7. The Archbishop's Palace in Rouen puts Joan of Arc on trial...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | SFGate

    ... an infinity pool overlooking Patong Bay. Mountain bikers can explore the rugged terrain of Utah's Canyonlands National Park most easily through authorized outfitters such as Holiday River Expeditions. France: The Archbishop's Palace in Rouen, where ...

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  8. Reaching higherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Boulder Weekly

    ... be seen as campy in format (and clothing style) but the locations featured - Yosemite Valley, Canyonlands National Park, Smith Rocks and more - are timeless. The film's director, Doug Robinson (no relation to Brady), will be on hand for the event ...

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  9. Plans are percolating to remake the management of southern UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | High Country News

    ... version is the Greater Canyonlands National Monument, a proposal to set aside lands adjacent to Canyonlands National Park south and west of Moab. This sounds like a good idea A3 4 especially with oil and gas wells already close to Island in the Sky ...

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  10. Plans are percolating to remake the management of southern UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | High Country News

    ... version is the Greater Canyonlands National Monument, a proposal to set aside lands adjacent to Canyonlands National Park south and west of Moab. This sounds like a good idea A3 4 especially with oil and gas wells already close to Island in the Sky ...

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  11. 'All the Wild that Remains' honors two great authors of the American WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... on legislation that became the landmark 1964 Wilderness Bill, he also helped to create Utah's Canyonlands National Park. Unlike Abbey, Stegner had the patience to do the unglamorous work of sitting on committees, meeting with politicians, and ...

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  12. Utah's Indian tribes restaking a claim to their homeland with proposed Bears Ears conservation areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... Area in the southeastern corner of Utah. Their proposal stretches from the southern edge of Canyonlands National Park to the San Juan River and Glen Canyon National Recreation Area in the south to approximately U.S. Highway 191 on the east and the ...

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  13. New southeastern Utah conservation plan has a distinctly personal motivation -- homecomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... Area in the southeastern corner of Utah. Their proposal stretches from the southern edge of Canyonlands National Park to the San Juan River and Glen Canyon National Recreation Area in the south to approximately U.S. Highway 191 on the east and the ...

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  14. Where is it? Utah State Road 261 heading north across Cedar Mesa towards theRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... Area in the southeastern corner of Utah. Their proposal stretches from the southern edge of Canyonlands National Park to the San Juan River and Glen Canyon National Recreation Area in the south to approximately U.S. Highway 191 on the east and the ...

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  15. Weekly water roundup: Cleansing flows through Black Canyon, U.S. Freestyle Kayaking Team TrialsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... River near Ouray, Utah so it made the trip down the Green to the confluence with the Colorado in Canyonlands National Park and then up the Colorado to DeBeque. Colorado Springs Utilities started the process with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for ...

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  16. assistance card' raises funds for search and rescue groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Moab Times-Independent

    ... and Rescue services - Wayne County - which is home to Capitol Reef National Park and a portion of Canyonlands National Park - and Grand County. Depending on the type of incident, Grand County can bill individuals for expenses ranging from $250 to ...

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  17. Trekkers Students Complete Life Skills CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... region of Colorado. They will explore several national parks, such as Mesa Verde, Arches, and Canyonlands National Park, and learn about the flora, fauna and environmental issues in the area. They will also complete a service project and participate ...

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  18. Staff Tales From the Trail: The Good, The Bad, and The FunnyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Sunset Magazine

    ... in a city-but it didn't. I've been camping many, many times since. The year was 1997, the place, Canyonlands National Park . I was 12, embarking on my second-ever backpacking trip. My classmates and I would spend the night atop a mesa, before ...

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  19. Summer's Ending: 8 Great Weekend Roadtrips You Need to Take NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Denver Westword

    ... red-rock backdrop is enough of a draw, even if you're no mountain man or woman. Visit nearby Canyonlands National Park to see the crevice where Aron Ralston famously amputated his arm . This road trip is for you if you want to escape civilization ...

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  20. Explore a High-Desert WildernessRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Men's Journal

    ... drop-off overlooking a gooseneck in the Colorado River canyon. I was just a few miles from Canyonlands National Park and gawking at the same striated sandstone panorama. But not a soul was in sight. The only thing I could hear was my own breath. In ...

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