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Start the New Year with a hike at Dead Horse Point
Join park staff for a celebratory hike ushering in the New Year. The hikes and duration are dependent on weather, but expect a hike of anywhere from one to three miles. Bring a couple of liters of ...
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‘More than just forests’ launches second installment
Dixie National Forest is featured

From the creators of the film series “More than Just Parks,” in partnership with the U.S. Forest Service, a group called Your Forests Your Future is now presenting “More Than Just Forests­–Dixie.” ...
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Christmas tree permits on sale Nov. 13
Christmas tree permits will be on sale at the Moab and Monticello district offices of the Manti-La Sal National Forest beginning Nov.13 for $10 each. The offices are open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4:...
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Public lands: Group seeks gas, oil extraction royalty rates increase
Royalty rates, which are set to ensure the American people are properly compensated for the extraction and sale of oil and gas from public lands, do not reflect the present-day value of public land...
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 The outdoor adventure group Warriors on Cataract, which takes veterans on river trips, just finished its fourth Cataract Canyon float in late September, using local licensed commercial outfitters. “This was our biggest year for rafters. The word is getting out,” organizers said in a press release. “We have now conducted 26 trips. We were slightly overbooked and had to put some vets on standby.” Sheri Griffith River Expeditions, Navtec and Raven’s Rim were among the outfitters that participated. Some amputees and service dogs were among the participants.                 Courtesy photo
The outdoor adventure group Warriors on Cataract, which takes veterans on river trips, just finished its fourth Cataract Canyon float in late September, using local licensed commercial outfitters. “This was our biggest year for rafters. The word is getting out,” organizers said in a press release. “We have now conducted 26 trips. We were slightly overbooked and had to put some vets on standby.” Sheri Griffith River Expeditions, Navtec and Raven’s Rim were among the outfitters that participated. Some amputees and service dogs were among the participants. Courtesy photo
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