Saturday, May 30, 2020


Moab, UT

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    Officials: Lodging noncompliance concentrated in dispersed campgrounds

    Separately, campground owner challenges lodging restriction A "campground full" sign at a camping site on Kane Creek has...

    DWR offers tips for staying safe in bear country

    Keep campsites clean, stand your ground Once it finds food, a bear will often become aggressive toward anything it...

    BLM seeks more public input on Monticello, Richfield plans

    The Bureau of Land Management recently released two draft recreation business plans for public comment. One plan covers lands within the Monticello...

    Camping season extended at Ruby-Horsethief

    The Bureau of Land Management has extended the fee-required camping season on the increasingly popular Ruby-Horsethief section of the Colorado River.

    County eyes TRT from campers

    Officials: Impacts taking toll on resources, budgets The Big Bend Campground hosts dozens of the Bureau of Land...

    Too many campers, too few spaces

    Another ripple effect of Moab’s booming tourism economy – out of control dispersed camping This map shows where...

    BLM seeks to end primitive camping at Klondike Bluffs

    Damage to environment leads to push for campgrounds While dispersed camping is allowed at more than 90 percent...

    BLM proposes more campsites at Rabbit Valley

    Public lands near the state line between Moab and Grand Junction are being heavy hit by an increasing number of campers, so...

    New campgrounds at Klondike Bluffs?

    BLM taking comments on visitor amenities outside Arches This far view of Klondike Bluffs near Arches National Park,...

    Tales of Trails: Dominguez Canyon offers wilderness, hikes, history

    Little Dominguez Canyon near Grand Junction, Colorado, was home to prehistoric Native Americans and a homesteading family that raised peaches there....

    Free Fishing Day is June 6

    If you’d like to catch a fish in Utah’s beautiful outdoors — while social distancing, of course — but you don’t have a fishing license, Free Fishing Day on Saturday, June 6, is the perfect opportunity to give it a try.

    Leaving Guatemala

    I selected “send me where I’m needed most,” my desire to immerse myself in another country’s culture not affixed to any location in particular.

    City cuts jobs to bridge huge tax loss

    These steps are in addition to cuts made March 13 when 60 part-time employees were terminated.