Tuesday, August 4, 2020


Moab, UT

84.6 F

    Zion National Park

    Phased reopening: Shuttle service resumes at Zion National Park

    The shuttle provides access to trails and viewpoints in Zion Canyon along the Scenic Drive including the West Rim trail, the Emerald Pools, the Riverside Walk, and The Narrows.

    Fire restrictions in place at Zion

    They will be enforced until rescinded by the superintendent. Park officials feel that the risk to public safety and property within Zion National Park from a human-caused fire is great enough that these restrictions are necessary.

    Hiker’s body recovered in Zion

    Zion National Park officials learned that the body found April 18 was that of Pradeep Beryl Solomon, a 35-year-old man who went...

    Transit talks mirror Zion shuttle system

    Committee OKs plan but awaits county, city, NPS approvals The Moab Transit Authority Study...

    How to hike a canyon without leaving a trace

    Local canyoneering expert Brett Sutteer is well connected within the local canyoneering community, making him a prime candidate to speak about the outdoor activity and its history.

    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.