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Five for Five: Visiting All Five Utah Nat'l Parks

Amongst my travels here in Utah, I acquired a “Utah Rocks” sticker. It listed the five national parks in Utah along with drawings of each. 105 more words

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Zion National Park officials ID man in fatal climbing accident

ZION NATIONAL PARK — Zion National Park officials have identified a man who died from injuries sustained in a fall Sunday.

At approximately 11 a.m., park medics received reports of a 47-year-old man who had fallen after starting a climb with a friend to “Iron Messiah,” a technical 5.10 climb in Zion Canyon. 130 more words


Hiking the Narrows in Zion National Park

One of the most commonly asked questions about hikes in Zion National Park is about the Narrows. It is one of the most unique hikes in the area. 466 more words


National Parks: Bryce Canyon and Zion

The scenic route from Moab to Bryce Canyon runs through Capital Reef national park, which has a nice ten mile scenic drive located within. Unfortunately there are almost no stopping points to take photos and the last two miles are on unsealed gravel roads, which I don’t have a problem with but it confirmed a suspicion of mine that almost no SUVs are driven off-road, at all. 500 more words


UEA weekend brings crowds to Zion National Park

SPRINGDALE, Utah – UEA weekend typically means Utah families take one last vacation of the year, and many of those families are headed to southern Utah. 285 more words



We started our journey by driving from Toronto to Vancouver, via Utah and Las Vegas (roughly 6,000 km).  Along the way, we stopped for four days of camping and hiking in Utah — it was amazing! 218 more words

Arches National Park

Our "Big" Family Vacation Trip 1991 ...

While looking through some old photos I came across our photos made on THE TRIP.  Not all families can or want to take vacations but one of our goals as parents was to provide our two children the opportunity to visit different places as they grew into adults.   2,472 more words

Badlands National Park