January 22, 2016
Vegetation Pile Burns Planned in Arches and Canyonlands
Park officials plan to burn piles of dead vegetation in various locations within Arches and Canyonlands national parks in late January and February as weather conditions allow.
January 05, 2016
National Parks Fee Free Days Announced for 2016
The Southeast Utah Group of the National Park Service (Arches and Canyonlands National Parks and Hovenweep and Natural Bridges National Monuments) is joining national parks across the country in waiving entrance fees several days in 2016.
December 14, 2015
Arches and Canyonlands National Parks Announce Winter Visitor Center Hours and Closures
Arches and Canyonlands National Parks are open all year, but the park’s visitor center operations change with the arrival of winter.
October 09, 2015
Arches and Canyonlands National Parks Seek Public Input on Preliminary Alternatives for Traffic Congestion Management Plan
The National Park Service (NPS) is seeking public input on alternatives to help alleviate traffic and parking congestion in Arches and Canyonlands national parks.
October 05, 2015
2016 Artist in the Parks Program Applications Being Accepted
The National Park Service Southeast Utah Group is now accepting applications for the 2016 Community Artist in the Parks (CAIP) Program. The selected artist will help celebrate the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service.
September 04, 2015
The Southeast Utah Group of Parks Launches Every Kid in a Park Pass
Fourth graders and their families are eligible for free access to Federal lands and waters nationwide.
August 14, 2015
Arches and Canyonlands National Parks’ Entrance, Campground, and Fiery Furnace Fee Increases Begin October 1
Entrance, campground, and Fiery Furnace fees at Arches and Canyonlands National Parks will increase on October 1, 2015 in order to fund important maintenance and improvement projects within the parks.
July 16, 2015
Arches and Canyonlands National Parks Seek Public Input on Traffic Congestion Management Plan
The National Park Service (NPS) is developing a Traffic Congestion Management Plan for Arches and Canyonlands national parks to consider ways to reduce parking congestion and related crowding problems in the parks.
June 29, 2015
National Park Service Announces 2015 Fire Restrictions
Due to very dry conditions and increasing fire danger in Southeast Utah, Superintendent Kate Cannon has announced fire restrictions for Arches and Canyonlands national parks, and Natural Bridges and Hovenweep national monuments.
March 26, 2015
Arches National Park Resumes Temporary Closure of Climbing Routes
With the return of spring, many climbing routes or features inside Arches National Park again have been temporarily closed to rock climbing to protect sensitive wildlife species in accordance with the authority of Title 36 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Part 1, Section 1.5(a)(1).
March 09, 2015
Delicate Arch/Wolfe Ranch Parking Lot Construction Project Delayed
Phase one of a construction project to expand capacity at the Delicate Arch/Wolfe Ranch trailhead parking which was scheduled to begin March 2, 2015 and last through April 2015 will now begin March 23, 2015 and last through May.
November 11, 2014
Finding of No Significant Impact for Delicate Arch/Wolfe Ranch Project
A Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for the Delicate Arch/Wolfe Ranch Site Plan in Arches National Park was signed by the Intermountain Regional Director on November 3, 2014.