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A day in Kolob Canyons: Photo Gallery

Photos by Darren M. Edwards One of the best, less-traveled areas in Zion, Kolob Canyons can be reached just minutes from I-15. My wife and...
Hiking Southern Utah: Virgin River Rim Trail

Hiking Southern Utah: Virgin River Rim Trail

Hiking Southern Utah: Virgin River Rim Trail By Bo Beck and Tanya Milligan Day hike: Yes Distance: 8.25 miles one-way with shuttle setup. If you would like...
Hiking Southern Utah: Eagle Crags

Hiking Southern Utah: Eagle Crags

Hiking Southern Utah: Eagle Crags Day hike: Yes Distance: 5 miles round-trip Average hiking time: 4 hours Equipment: Wear appropriate clothing for the weather, and be sure to...
Photo gallery: Zion in winter

Zion National Park closes trails, changes shuttle schedule for Presidents Day...

Zion National Park will resume weekend-only shuttle service in the park Feb. 18 for Presidents Day weekend visitation. Shuttle buses will depart the Visitor...
petition BLM auction oil gas leases Zion National Park

Petition started to oppose BLM auction of oil and gas leases...

A petition, “Oppose BLM Auction of Oil/Gas Leases - Zion National Park,” was created Jan. 26 on change.org by Concerned Citizens in an attempt...
oil and gas development

Say no to oil and gas development in the heart of...

By Lisa Rutherford Your action is needed by Feb. 10 to stop the threat to southwest Utah’s quality of life posed by oil and gas...
Hiking Southern Utah: Hidden Canyon in Zion National Park

Hiking Southern Utah: Hidden Canyon in Zion National Park

Article and photos by Bo Beck and Tanya Milligan Day hike: Yes Trail distance: 2.2 miles round-trip to the canyon entrance, but most will venture another...
The Independent February 2017 (.PDF)

The Independent February 2017 (.PDF) featuring Kanab Balloons & Tunes

Click here to download The Independent February 2017 Digital Issue (.PDF) Click here to download The Independent February 2017 Digital Issue (.PDF) ON THE COVER: 2017...
Hiking Southern Utah: Overlook Trail in Zion Canyon

Hiking Southern Utah: Overlook Trail in Zion Canyon

Hiking Southern Utah: Overlook Trail in Zion Canyon The Overlook Trail in Zion Canyon is a short, beautiful hike located on the east side of...
Zion National Park reconfigures south entrance monument site

Zion National Park reconfigures south entrance monument site

Zion National Park proposes to redesign the south entrance monument site and the adjacent parking area in order to enhance visitor safety, expand cultural...