Launch at your own risk!
The public is asked to use extreme caution when using the public launch ramps at Lake Powell. The decrease in water levels has reduced the depth of water in these areas, creating shallow water on the ramps with steep drop-offs. More »
Highway 89 closed 25 miles south of Page
A road collapse south of Page has closed US-89 until further notice. US-89 is closed northbound at US-89A. In Page, US 89 is closed at the junction with State Route 98. Traffic is being detoured around closure utilizing 89T (Navajo 20). US-89A is open. More »
Quagga Mussel Monitoring Update
Find the latest on Invasive Mussel Monitoring news. Click on this link: More »
Lake Powell Mercury Consumption Advisory
Public Health, Environmental and Wildlife agencies from Utah and Arizona are jointly issuing a mercury fish advisory for striped bass in the southern portion of Lake Powell from Dangling Rope marina to the dam. Read more here: More »
Glen Canyon Recruits Volunteers for Christmas Bird Count
Superintendent Todd Brindle invites you to participate in the 113th annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count on Thursday, January 3, 2013, in Glen Canyon National Recreation Area. New birders will be paired with experienced individuals, making this a great way to start learning the birds of Glen Canyon.
Volunteers will meet at 8:00 a.m. at park headquarters-- 691 Scenic View Rd. at the intersection of Scenic View Rd. and Highway 89. Birdwatchers will be in the field until 5:00 p.m., so dress warmly, bring lunch and water, plus binoculars and a bird book if you have them.
The Audubon Christmas Bird Count is a long-standing citizen science tradition that brings together people who love birds and want to make a difference for science and bird conservation. Glen Canyon is one of many locations in Arizona that participates in the annual bird count.
To learn about the birds of Glen Canyon, visit http://www.nps.gov/glca/naturescience/birds.htm. If you have questions about the Christmas Bird Count, contact Glen Canyon at 928-608-6200.
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Interested in Cliff jumping and diving in the Lake Powell? NO WAY! Cliff jumping and diving is both illegal and deadly. More...