December 16, 2016
2017 Community Artist in the Parks Announcement
The National Park Service Southeast Utah Group is pleased to announce Anthony Lott as the 2017 Community Artist in the Parks (CAIP). This is the first time the program will feature an artist residing in San Juan County, and focus on the southern parks of the group.
December 16, 2016
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.
December 05, 2016
National Parks Fee Free Days Announced for 2017
The Southeast Utah Group will waive entrance fees several days in 2017 as a way to encourage people to get outdoors and spend time with their friends and family in the national parks this year.
October 17, 2016
UEA Weekend Expected to be Busy at Arches and Canyonlands National Parks
Arches and Canyonlands national parks are expecting record visitation during the fall recess of Utah public schools, October 20 – 23. Officials are advising visitors to expect heavy traffic, crowded trails, and limited parking.
October 10, 2016
2017 Artist in the Parks Program Applications Being Accepted
The Southeast Utah Group of parks is now accepting applications for the 2017 Community Artist in the Parks (CAIP) program.
September 27, 2016
2016 Southeast Utah Fire Restrictions Rescinded
Effective 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016, fire restrictions will be lifted for the State of Utah, Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and National Park Service on lands in Carbon, Emery, Grand and San Juan Counties.
August 15, 2016
Major Road Construction Planned for Arches National Park
A major road construction project in Arches National Park will begin in early 2017 with the bulk of work being accomplished March through October. The Devils Garden Campground will be closed March 1 through October 31, 2017.
June 27, 2016
National Park Service Announces 2016 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.
June 13, 2016
Road Work to Begin in Southeast Utah Group National Parks
A pavement resurfacing and repair work project is scheduled for this summer at Arches and
Canyonlands national parks and Hoveweep and Natural Bridges national monuments.
May 13, 2016
Arches and Canyonlands National Parks Prepare for Busy Memorial Day Weekend
Arches and Canyonlands national parks are preparing for a busy Memorial Day weekend, and are advising visitors to expect heavy traffic, crowded trails, and limited parking.
May 02, 2016
Local National Parks Celebrate the National Park Service Centennial with Special Events
National Parks of the Southeast Utah Group (Arches and Canyonlands national parks and Hovenweep and Natural Bridges national monuments) are planning a number of special events in celebration of the 100th Anniversary of the National Park Service.
April 05, 2016
Postal Service Previews 2nd of 16 Stamps Celebrating National Park Service's Centennial
The 2nd stamp in the USPS series commemorating the centennial of the NPS features iconic Delicate Arch at Arches National Park.
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.