ARCHES - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ARCHES News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Meet four champions of Canyonlands http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58364997-78/park-national-canyonlands-wilson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58364997-78/park-national-canyonlands-wilson.html.csp">Meet four champions of Canyonlands</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By brett prettyman</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T10:14:01.642-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 10:14AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Canyonlands National Park • A park superintendent, a national politician, a local guide. Bates Wilson, Stewart Udall and Kent Frost played vital roles in the creation of Canyonlands National Park, overseen today by Superintendent Kate Cannon. The park received its official designation Sept. 12, 1964, when President Lyndon Johnson made it the 31st national park in the United States. To mark its 50th anniversary, meet these four champions of the rugged, remote park in southeastern Utah. Th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58364997@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 10:14:01 MDT Park aims to reduce congestion at Utah’s Delicate Arch trailhead http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58378908-78/park-arch-arches-national.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58378908-78/park-arch-arches-national.html.csp">Park aims to reduce congestion at Utah’s Delicate Arch trailhead</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By brett Prettyman</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-06T15:42:31.242-06:00">Updated Sep 6, 2014 03:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seeing Delicate Arch on a Utah license plate is just not enough for many people. The most iconic land formation in the state and Arches National Park’s other natural wonders draw more than 1 million people a year, and 2,000 of them visit the trailhead to Delicate Arch at Wolfe Ranch each day during the peak season. But the existing parking lot has just 73 spaces, and as a result, many visitors park illegally along the road leading into the trailhead and as it heads to the Delicate Arch viewpoint...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58378908@www.sltrib.com Sat, 06 Sep 2014 15:42:31 MDT Arches, Canyonlands national parks ban drones http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58310408-78/parks-national-drones-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58310408-78/parks-national-drones-utah.html.csp">Arches, Canyonlands national parks ban drones</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T16:23:28.708-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 04:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City • Drones are now officially banned in Arches and Canyonlands national parks in southeastern Utah. Kevin Moore, acting chief ranger for the two parks, says the unmanned aircrafts disrupt wildlife and are an intrusion on visitors looking for tranquility. They have seen an increase in use of drones in the last two years. In June, National Park Service Director Jonathan Jarvis directed all parks to take steps to prohibit the use of the increasingly popular aircraft that are often used...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58310408@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 16:23:28 MDT Where in Utah was this photo taken? Submit your guess to outdoors@sltrib.com for a chance to win a book http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58250379-223/week-correctly-lake-photo.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58250379-223/week-correctly-lake-photo.html.csp">Where in Utah was this photo taken? Submit your guess to outdoors@sltrib.com for a chance to win a book</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T09:52:33.67-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 09:52AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Send your guess, along with your name and address, to outdoors@sltrib.com for a chance to win a book. Guesses must be submitted by noon Aug. 15. Please include “Where” in your email subject line. Last week’s winner was Judy Steiger of Salt Lake City, who correctly identified the photo from Devil’s Garden at Arches National Park.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58250379@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 09:52:33 MDT