Tuesday, August 4, 2020


Moab, UT

84.6 F


    Arches, Canyonlands begin to open campgrounds

    All standard campsites and both group sites will be fully reservable through www.Recreation.gov or by calling 877-444-6777.

    Officials: Lodging noncompliance concentrated in dispersed campgrounds

    Separately, campground owner challenges lodging restriction Reported violations of Moab’s March 17 lodging restriction...

    DWR offers tips for staying safe in bear country

    Keep campsites clean, stand your ground Utah is bear country and bears are amazing animals....

    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...

    Too many campers, too few spaces

    Another ripple effect of Moab’s booming tourism economy – out of control dispersed camping

    New campgrounds at Klondike Bluffs?

    BLM taking comments on visitor amenities outside Arches The Bureau of Land Management seeks...

    The Market on Center

    A new type of farmers market is happening in Moab this summer, and it began on July 23. Dubbed “The Market on Center,” it includes vendors selling food and produce, artisan creations and other items.

    Domestic travel not replacing global visits

    The overall figures for 2020, not just the month of June, are more striking.

    CNY flights more empty than full

    The numbers align with anecdotes from businesses of seeing more Texas and California license plates than typical.

    Abandoned mine reclamation project could begin this fall

    The closure methods include masonry walls, steel grates, rebar barricade and earthen backfill.