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Death Valley Campgrounds Opened Oct 15, 2020

Death Valley Campgrounds Opened Oct 15, 2020

DEATH VALLEY, CA – Fall temperatures signal the start of camping season in Death Valley National Park. Texas Springs, Sunset, and Stovepipe Wells Campgrounds will open on Thursday, October 15, 2020. At that point, all individual campsites in the park will be open. The...

Missing Person at Zion National Park

Missing Person at Zion National Park

October 13, 2020 - SPRINGDALE, UT – Currently, search operations for Holly Suzanne Courtier are ongoing at Zion National Park. Zion National Park Rangers along with Washington County Sheriff’s Office are continuing to investigate this missing person case and are...

Human Remains Discovered Below Colorado River Overlook

Human Remains Discovered Below Colorado River Overlook

Officers from Glen Canyon National Recreation Area and the Coconino County Sheriff’s Office discovered bones at the base of the Glen Canyon Dam Overlook on Sunday, October 4, that have been determined to be human remains. The discovery was made while recovering the...

Missing Colorado Man’s Body Recovered Near Lake Powell

Missing Colorado Man’s Body Recovered Near Lake Powell

On Saturday, September 19, 2020, at approximately 6:30 p.m., Robert Sanders, a 50-year-old male from Centennial, Colorado took a hike from the houseboat he was staying on in Mountain Sheep Canyon on Lake Powell and did not return. He was part of a group of 7 who...

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It’s a Lensbaby, Baby

It’s a Lensbaby, Baby

I have to admit it, I love my Lensbaby. I know it is probably not logical to “love” an inanimate object, so I suppose I should qualify my original statement. I love what my Lensbaby can do and how it affects an image and yes, how it inspires me. After taking several...