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2013-03-31 23:15:04

Top nature and birding company Naturalist Journeys announces an October guided tour to two of Utah´s most spectacular parks, focusing on the geology and splendor of the red rock region. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) March 31, 2013 Naturalist Journeys, a top nature and birding tour company, is proud to announce their upcoming October 5 — 11 Utah Hiking Active Nature Adventure tour. Guide Carol Simon says, “Arches and Canyonlands are two absolute gems of the national park...

2008-08-23 15:00:22

Authorities say all eight persons aboard a twin-engine airplane were likely killed when it crashed near Utah's Canyonlands National Park. The Friday night crash came after a fire was reported to the Grand County Sheriff's Department about 6 p.m., Salt Lake City's KTVX-TV reported Saturday. A Utah Department of Public Safety helicopter in the area at the time found the plane wreckage at the fire site. The owner of the plane and the victims had not yet identified. But authorities say all...


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Canyonlands National Park
2013-04-17 14:13:50

Canyonlands National Park is located in southern Utah in the United Sates. It occurs near the city of Moab and is divided into four distinct areas. These areas are comprised of the Green River and Colorado Rivers and their tributaries, the Needles, the Island in the Sky, and the Maze. The park holds 337,598 acres of protected land and was established in 1964. The four areas of Canyonland National Park, sometimes considered only three areas, are all different although they hold a similar...

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