Responsible Recreation in 2020

From the National Parks to the National Forests, Public Lands, and Conservation/Recreation areas in between, here are some of the principles for responsible recreation.

#WorldSnakeDay and #WildlifeWednesday all in one!

Pictured is a Diamond Back Rattlesnake in Arizona near the Superstition Mountains. Alongside the bewitching views and recreation opportunities available in our favorite parks and hiking locations are the wildlife who call these areas home. There's something exciting about hiking along and running into one of these fascinating desert creatures who call our area home. … Continue reading #WorldSnakeDay and #WildlifeWednesday all in one!

Archaeology & Preservation month

In Utah the month of May is Archaeology and Preservation month and celebrations can be found throughout the state highlighting the importance of protecting the past. There's no reason to only celebrate in Utah. So why not make it a priority to visit one of these sights during the month of May?

5 Spots to add to your Southern Utah Adventure Bucketlist

Meet the Giant of Kolob Canyons Hidden deep within Kolob Canyons wilderness is one of the largest free-standing arches in the world, Kolob Arch.You'll want to plan on an all day adventure for this one. Starting at Lee's Pass, the trail winds along the LaVerking Creek into the backcountry of Kolob Canyons. This 14 mile … Continue reading 5 Spots to add to your Southern Utah Adventure Bucketlist

Volunteer at Cedar Breaks National Monument for Public Lands Day

Join Cedar Breaks National Monument on National Public Lands Day (NPLD) September 30, 2017!

Twelfth Annual Wildflower Festival Blooms at Cedar Breaks National Monument

In celebration of its colorful wildflower displays, Cedar Breaks National Monument is hosting its twelfth annual Wildflower Festival July 8-23.

Cedar Breaks National Monument & the Southern Utah Museum of Art Present Selected Artists for the Chasing Light Plein Air Festival

Throughout the festival, these fifteen top regional plein air artists can be viewed painting at various locations including Cedar Breaks National Monument, Southern Utah Museum of Art, and favorite southern Utah locations.

Southern Utah Museum of Art and Cedar Breaks National Monument Present Selected Artists for Chasing Light Plein Air Festival

The Southern Utah Museum of Art and Cedar Breaks National Monument are proud to announce the artists selected for Chasing Light Plein Air Festival and Sale held on July 3rd through 8th.

Linda Mazzu named new superintendent of Bryce Canyon National Park

Linda Mazzu has been named superintendent of Bryce Canyon National Park by Intermountain Region Director Sue Masica. Mazzu brings 34 years of federal natural resources experience with her and will report to the park in early March.

Scenic Drive Rock Slide Area Clearing Operation Underway

Zion National Park’s Scenic Drive at the Lodge has been closed since late Friday January 13th due to a large rock slide.