Lake Powell Half Marathon {0}

I have absolutely no desire to run a half marathon or even worse a full marathon, but if I were going to run one the Lake Powell Half Marathon is the one that might slightly tempt me. I was going down my Facebook feed and a promo video for the half marathon popped up.  I’ve […]

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Last of the Great Unknown: Grand Canyon Canyoneering {0}

  Check out this trailer for Last of the Great Unknown on Canyoneering in the Grand Canyon.  In a few weeks this will be me.  Aaron and I have been invited to raft a portion of the Grand Canyon with this same group.  I’m so excited I can barely contain myself. I highly recommend that […]

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BLM February Lecture Series Schedule {0}

2/2/15 – Press Release from Bureau of Land Management: February 2015 Brown Bag Lecture Series to Highlight Utah’s Air Quality, Kanab’s Legends of the West Festival and the Lifestyle of a Grand Canyon Boatman St. George, Utah—Every Friday of the month, the Dixie Arizona Strip Interpretive Association, Bureau of Land Management, National Park Service, and […]

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BLM Inviting Comments on Clay Pit Expansion {0}

Press Release from Bureau of Land Management: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is inviting public comments on a proposal to expand an existing Clay Pit from 5 acres to approximately 50 acres of the 389 south of Colorado City.  The Arizona Strip Field office is preparing an environmental assessment (EA) to review the potential […]

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Why You Should Visit Pipe Springs National Monument

Why You Should Visit Pipe Springs National Monument {0}

I make the drive from Phoenix, AZ to St. George, UT to visit my parents multiple times each year.  Most of the time I’m feeling the need for speed and doing the drive after dark. A few weeks ago when my Zion National Park Canyoneering trip got rained out, I actually had a whole day […]

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NPS Response to Kelly Point Road Closure {0}

After hearing about the National Park Services decision to close the Kelly Point road on the Arizona Strip, I wrote the following letter. Below is the NPS response: Thank you for your comments regarding the seasonal closure of Kelly Point Road (NPS Road #1203) within Grand Canyon-Parashant National Monument.  We will be implementing the temporary […]

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