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Arches National Park

This Timelapse of Arches and Canyonlands National Parks Is Insanely Rad

Roadtrippers | Posted 04.12.2014 | Travel
Roadtrippers

With its towering sandstone arches, out-of-this-world views, and miles of rugged landscape, Arches and Canyonlands are like no other places on Earth. But when the sun goes down, that's when the real show starts.

Finding Equal Ground for Our National Parks

Maite Arce | Posted 10.08.2013 | Latino Voices
Maite Arce

With Latinos, their passion for the outdoors underscores the roles they can play in the preservation of these natural landmarks. As more and more Latinos visit these parks and develop those connections, the demand for conservation will strengthen.

PHOTOS: Exploring Beautiful Arches National Park

Olga Bonfiglio | Posted 10.07.2012 | Travel
Olga Bonfiglio

Ever since I first saw pictures of the mystifying red rocks of Utah, I wanted to visit Arches National Park. After looking at the map, however, the place seemed so remote that I wasn't sure I'd ever get there.

Colo. Court Rules In On Utah's Energy Sector

AP | By COLLEEN SLEVIN | Posted 01.19.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- A federal appeals court must decide if the Obama administration gave energy companies sufficient notice that it was scrapping oil and gas le...

Roughing It With A Toddler In A Desert Hotel

Meredith C. Carroll | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Meredith C. Carroll

Whoever said you can't go home again should have added that you also can't go back to a same beloved getaway spot with a toddler and enjoy it nearly as much as when you used to go before she was born.

Activist Faces Up To Ten Years For False Bids At Oil And Gas Auction

AP | CHI-CHI ZHANG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

SALT LAKE CITY — An environmental activist was convicted Thursday of making $1.8 million in false oil and gas drilling bids at a federal auction...

Moab, Utah: Rugged, Challenging, and Unexpectedly Romantic

Katherine Nichols | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Katherine Nichols

Moab, Utah, is a Mecca for off-road bike enthusiasts. Capped with isolated, moonlit evenings, it was one of the most romantic getaways we've ever shared.

6 Best National Parks: Where To Stay And What To See This Summer (PHOTOS, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

Summer usually means one thing to many American families: road trip. We flock to our national parks (thanks Teddy R.!) in droves--in 2009, 285 million...

PHOTOS: Scavanger Hunts, Berry Picking And 7 Other Awesome Summer Activities

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

We all want to live greener lives and what better way to do so then to green our summer fun? From the extra boost of vitamin D to the jolt of exercise...

Are Feds Targeting Environmentalist For Opposing Oil Leases?

AP | PAUL FOY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

SALT LAKE CITY — The federal government has acknowledged it never prosecuted anyone who failed to pay a bid for drilling rights in Utah until a ...

Ken Burns' National Parks: What's Your Favorite Rocky Mountain Park? (PHOTOS, VOTE)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Ken Burns has created yet another cinematic masterpiece with "National Parks: America's Best Idea" which chronicles the history of the United States n...

The Red Rock Wilderness Act: Our Chance to Be Present at the Creation

Robert Redford | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Robert Redford

For the first time, the U.S. House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forest, and Public Lands will consider a bill designed to protect millions of acres of spectacular Utah lands as wilderness.

Top Ten Best National Parks You Don't Know About

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 12.05.2011 | Green

While the same standard list may come to mind whenever you ponder the United States' National Parks, it is our hope here at HuffPost Green that this s...

A Victory for America's Land

Robert Redford | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Robert Redford

The Interior Secretary has announced that he is canceling all 77 contested leases surrounding some of Utah's most stunning national parks. This redrock wilderness can now remain part of our natural heritage.

Why Bush's Last Minute Land Giveaway in Utah Matters

Frances Beinecke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Frances Beinecke

I was surprised when the Bureau of Land Management announced plans to hand over 6.4 million acres of public lands near some of Utah's most famous national parks to oil and gas companies.

Utah's Famous Wall Arch Collapses At Arches National Park

Salt Lake Tribune | Tom Wharton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Wall Arch, one of the most accessible major arches in the Devils Garden area of Arches National Park, collapsed sometime Monday night. "Not being...