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January 26, 2016
Wahweap Fuel Dock and Pump Out Closed for Maintenance Jan 27 2016
Fuel dock and boat pump out facilities located at the Wahweap main launch ramp will be closed on January 27th, 2016 from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. MST for maintenance.

January 08, 2016
Adaptive Management for Glen Canyon Dam 2016
Proposed roadmap to provide certainty, predictability for water and power users, protects environmental and cultural resources.

January 08, 2016
Lakeshore Drive Closure Begins Jan 11
Lakeshore drive will close beginning Monday, Jan 11, and remain closed through May 2016. Follow the detour signs for entry to the Wahweap area.

December 18, 2015
Glen Canyon Seeks Volunteers for Christmas Bird Count
Audubon Christmas Bird Count on Monday, January 4, 2016. 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Meet at park headquarters in Page, Arizona located at 691 Scenic View Drive (off of Highway 89)

December 15, 2015
Lakeshore Drive Closed for Rehabilitation
Lakeshore Drive from South Entrance to the four-way intersection will be closed for construction January 11, 2016 through May 2016. Use Wahweap North entrance.

December 03, 2015
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area to Host Job Fair
Job fair on Monday, December 14, 2015 from 2:00pm to 6:00pm in the Training Room of the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area Headquarters building.

December 02, 2015
Trash Trackers Make a Difference
The 26th season of the Trash Tracker program successfully completed 25 trips in 2015. Trash Tracker volunteers worked 2,640 hours and picked up 36,239 pounds of trash along 676 miles of Lake Powell shoreline

December 01, 2015
Transportation Grant from the National Park Foundation
Glen Canyon grant funds are being used towards providing transportation by boat for approximately 200 local fourth grade students through Glen Canyon National Recreation Area to visit Rainbow Bridge National Monument.

November 16, 2015
Boaters Reminded About Stopping the Spread of Quagga Mussels
Stop the spread of Quagga Mussels

November 06, 2015
Winter Hours 2015-2016
National Park Service (NPS) and concessioner-operated facilities will reduce hours of operation at some facilities, while closing others. Please contact concession services directly for further information.

October 26, 2015
Rapid Response Treatment to Remove Invasive Green Sunfish from a Backwater Slough
There will be two treatments of the fish toxin rotenone to eliminate invasive Green Sunfish from a backwater slough located on the Colorado River within Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, three miles below the Glen Canyon Dam. The first treatment is planned between November 2 and 6, 2015, followed by a second treatment ten days later.

October 19, 2015
Lonely Dell Ranch Closed Due to Flooding Oct 2015
Lonely Dell Ranch access road at Lees Ferry is closed until further notice following heavy rains and forecasts for additional moisture.

October 14, 2015
Body of Cliff Jumper Recovered by Multi-Agency Response
The 6-day search for missing 29-year old Billy Burke of Jackson Hole, Wyoming concluded when his body was spotted at a depth of 153 feet in Lake Powell.

October 12, 2015
Cliff Jumping Accident Victim Identified
The victim of a cliff jumping accident in Face Canyon on Lake Powell, who was reported missing on the afternoon on Friday, October 9, has been identified as 29-year-old William "Billy" Burke of Jackson, Wyoming.

October 11, 2015
Cliff Jumping Accident Oct 2015
Search is underway for a 28 year old man who attempted to jump off a cliff in Face Canyon and did not resurface.

October 08, 2015
Work Continues to Repair Lone Rock Beach and Access Road Oct 2015
Park staff continue to repair the Lone Rock beach and access road after severe flooding damage from recent storms. Lone Rock may reopen as early as this weekend. We will notify the public as soon as access to this popular destination is restored.

October 08, 2015
Dangling Rope Marina Docks Damaged Oct 2015
A section of the docks at Dangling Rope Marina has been damaged and will be closed for approximately two days. All services are still available at the marina while repairs are underway.

October 07, 2015
Surveys at Lees Ferry to be conducted as part of conservation project Oct 2015
Partial closure of Colorado River 3 miles below Glen Canyon Dam.

October 07, 2015
Lone Rock Beach Closed Due to Flood Damage Oct 6 2015
Lone Rock access road and beach are closed after heavy rains produced flooding and severe erosion. Repairs will be made by park staff to renew safe visitor access as quickly as possible. The Lone Rock access road may be reopened as early as tomorrow afternoon.

October 07, 2015
Anticipated Power Outages at Halls Crossing Oct 2015
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area anticipates multiple power outages in the Halls Crossing area beginning on Wednesday, October 7 through the rest of the month.

September 21, 2015
Highway 276 Has Reopened Sept 2015
Highway 276, 15 miles East of Halls Crossing, has reopened following temporary closure due to a rockslide at mile post 69.

September 18, 2015
Highway 276 Closed due to Rockslide Sept 2015
Highway 276, 15 miles East of Halls Crossing, is closed due to rockslide at mile post 69 blocking both lanes of travel.

September 03, 2015
Wahweap Beach Fully Reopened
Wahweap Beach is open after having been temporarily closed while officials cleaned up a fuel spill originating from a boat moored in the buoy field.

September 03, 2015
Lake Powell Water Samples within Drinking Water Standards Post Gold King Mine Spill
No area closures or human safety advisories are currently in effect for Lake Powell. As always, visitors are encouraged to purify Lake Powell water for drinking.

September 01, 2015
Wahweap Beach Mostly Reopened
The fuel spill at Wahweap beach is mostly contained. Parts of the beach are reopened.

September 01, 2015
Wahweap Beach Temporarily Closed Due to Fuel Spill
Wahweap Beach is closed due to a diesell spill until further notice.

August 21, 2015
Celebrate the NPS 99th Birthday with a Fee Free Day at Glen Canyon
The National Park Service is turning 99 years old on August 25, 2015 and Glen Canyon National Recreation Area will celebrate this exciting event by offering free admission!

August 11, 2015
UPDATE Gold King Mine Spill
Contaminated wastewater from the Gold King Mine has not reached Lake Powell or the San Juan River within Glen Canyon. There are currently no closures in effect on Lake Powell.Glen Canyon has established a hotline to provide the most current visitor information at (928) 608-6404.

August 09, 2015
Chains Road Open Aug 2015
Despite heavy rains on Friday, Glen Canyon staff was able to reopen the Chains road effective immediately.

August 08, 2015
Multiple Park Roads Affected by Heavy Rains Aug 2015
Heavy monsoon rains affected two park roads on Friday, August 07, 2015.

August 07, 2015
Cathedral Wash Trail To Close During Road Work Aug 2015
Two drainages along the Lees Ferry Road will be under construction for approximately one month beginning Monday, August 10, 2015 through mid-September, 2015.

August 07, 2015
Glen Canyon Officials Urge Caution in San Juan Arm of the Park Following Release of Contaminants from an Upstream Colorado Mine
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area is encouraging visitors to avoid drinking, swimming or recreating on the San Juan River within Glen Canyon National Recreation Area and on the San Juan River arm of Lake Powell until further notice.

June 26, 2015
Floating Store Opens at Halls Crossing Marina
A new floating convenience store and snack bar has arrived at the Halls Crossing Marina. Barges towed the store nearly 100 miles up Lake Powell to its new home on a journey that lasted four days.

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