GOBLIN - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/GOBLIN News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah studies expanding Goblin Valley State Park into San Rafael Swell http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58079887-78/park-state-goblin-valley.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58079887-78/park-state-goblin-valley.html.csp">Utah studies expanding Goblin Valley State Park into San Rafael Swell</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brian Maffly</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-19T09:07:39.59-06:00">Updated Jun 19, 2014 09:07AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah park officials are studying how to expand the boundaries of the 3,500-acre Goblin Valley State Park nearly 40-fold — encompassing areas popular with OHV riders, hikers, canyoneers and campers. Last fall’s federal government shutdown put numerous southern Utah state parks in the spotlight as alternative destinations after the gates closed on Capitol Reef, Canyonlands, Glen Canyon and other national park units. The influx of visitors to Goblin Valley highlighted problems this area north of ...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58079887@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jun 2014 09:07:39 MDT