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February 10, 2016
Crowded Conditions Anticipated at Zion National Park February 13-15
Peak Visitation Expected for President’s Day Weekend

February 09, 2016
Zion National Park Deferred Maintenance Statistics Released
Zion National Park has nearly $70 Million in Deferred Maintenance -- Part of the $11.49 Billion Deferred Maintenance Backlog across the National Park System

January 27, 2016
2016 Zion Plein Air Invitational Call for Artists
November 7-13, 2016, Zion National Park and the Zion National Park Foundation will host the 2016 Zion Plein Air Art Invitational. Applications from interested artists will be accepted now through Monday, February 8, 2016.

January 20, 2016
Zion National Park, State of the Park Report
The NPS is developing these reports to assess the overall status and trends of each park’s resources and will use this information to improve park priority setting and to communicate complex park condition information to the public.

December 30, 2015
2016 Zion National Park Artists-in-Residence
Artists will immerse themselves in the beauty and wonders of Zion translating their experiences in the park into their art.

October 03, 2015
Canyoneering Fatality in Not Imlay Canyon in Zion National Park
Not Imlay is a strenuous, challenging technical canyon route with multiple long rappels.

September 26, 2015
Zion-Mount Carmel Highway Reopens in Zion National Park
Traffic Through the Park Flowing Once Again

September 17, 2015
Zion National Park Releases Names of Keyhole Canyon Fatalities
Update on Flash Flood in Zion National Park’s Keyhole Canyon

September 17, 2015
Last Missing Keyhole Canyon Canyoneer Found
Update on Flash Flood in Zion National Park’s Keyhole Canyon

September 16, 2015
Search Continues in Zion National Park, One Still Missing
Update on Flash Flood in Zion National Park's Keyhole Canyon

July 11, 2015
Cathedral Fire
The Cathedral wildfire is currently burning in Zion National Park. The lower portion of the West Rim Trail is temporarily closed due to falling debris, so there is no access to Angels Landing at this time.

April 17, 2015
Zion National Park Celebrates National Park Week with Fee Free Days and Several Special Events
Zion National Park will join other National Parks throughout the country in celebrating National Park Week from Saturday, April 18 to Sunday, April 26 with several events.

March 06, 2015
3-D Laser Scanning of Zion Tunnel will Result in Short Intermittent Closures on Weekdays between March 12 and 27, 2015
Three-dimensional laser scanning of the Zion-Mt. Carmel Tunnel will result in 20-30 minute closures on weekdays between March 12 and March 27, 2015.


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