Silver Bridge Across The Colorado River In The Grand Canyon Has Reopened

The National Park Service has reopened the Silver Bridge to all foot traffic in the Grand Canyon following a formal structural assessment. The bridge crosses the Colorado River along the Bright Angel Trail near Phantom Ranch. This past week the NPS Trail Crew performed immediate stabilization work to the bridge. Structural engineers from the Federal […]

Environmental Groups File A Lawsuit To Bring Down Glen Canyon Dam

Environmental groups are suing the federal government in an effort to bring down the Glen Canyon Dam along the Colorado River. The lawsuit was filed by the groups “Save the Colorado,” “The Center for Biological Diversity,” and “Living Rivers.” The lawsuit says the Bureau of Reclamation ignored climate science when it approved a 20-year operating […]

Investigators Look Into The Death Of An Australian Man At The Bottom Of The Grand Canyon

A 77-year-old man passed away this week at the bottom of the Grand Canyon. National Park officials responded to an emergency call on a river trip on Tuesday below Deer Creek Falls along the Colorado River. Responding rangers immediately initiated life-saving techniques on Kenneth Reece from Tasmania, Australia upon arrival, but he pronounced dead at […]