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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 31, 2015
Canyonlands National Park Named International Dark Sky Park
The International Dark-Sky Association has granted Gold-Tier International Dark Sky Park status to Canyonlands National Park, an honor reserved for the darkest of dark skies and the most stunning of starscapes.

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 30, 2015
Day-Use Permits Now Required for Elephant Hill and White Rim Roads
The National Park Service has announced that permits will be required for all motor vehicle and bicycle day use on White Rim and Elephant Hill roads in Canyonlands National Park as of September 1, 2015.

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 16, 2015
Canyonlands National Park Seeks Public Input on Proposed Day-Use Permits for Elephant Hill and White Rim Roads
The National Park Service is seeking public comment on a proposal to require permits for all motor vehicle and bicycle day use on the White Rim and Elephant Hill roads in Canyonlands National Park.

February 01, 2015
2015 Community Artist Announced
The National Park Service's Southeast Utah Group (Arches and Canyonlands national parks and Hovenweep and Natural Bridges national monuments) is pleased to announce that Katrina Lund has been selected as the 2015 Community Artist in the Parks (CAIP).

January 09, 2015
Arches and Canyonlands National Parks Seek Public Input on Proposed Entrance, Campground, and Fiery Furnace Fee Increases and Congestion Management Strategies
The National Park Service is seeking public comment on a proposal to raise entrance, campground, and Fiery Furnace fees at Arches and Canyonlands National Parks, and input regarding strategies to manage vehicle congestion.

January 05, 2015
National Parks Announce Fee Free Days for 2015
Arches and Canyonlands national parks and Hovenweep and Natural Bridges national monuments join national parks across the country in waiving entrance fees several days in 2015 as a way to encourage people to get outdoors and spend time with their friends and family in the national parks this year.

December 29, 2014
Vegetation Pile Burns Planned in Arches and Canyonlands National Parks
Park officials plan to burn piles of dead vegetation at Arches and the Needles district of Canyonlands between January 27, 2015 and January 29, 2015, as weather conditions allow.

December 12, 2014
Winter Visitor Center Hours & Closures
Arches and Canyonlands national parks are open all year, but the parks' visitor center operations change with the arrival of winter.

October 07, 2014
Canyonlands’ 50th Anniversary Celebration Continues with “Walking with Thoreau” Community Project
In commemoration of the 50th anniversaries of the Wilderness Act, the Civil Rights Act, and the establishment of Canyonlands National Park, residents of Utah’s Grand and San Juan Counties are invited to participate in a series of special hikes every Saturday throughout the month of October.

September 05, 2014
Canyonlands 50th Event at Needles Now Full
Canyonlands National Park’s 50th Anniversary ceremony and dinner at the Needles on Friday, September 12th, as well as the shuttle service from Moab to the Needles and back, is now full.

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