In Utah, our supporters have helped

preserve 69,499 acres of open space

create a park or natural area within a 10-min walk of 19,193 people

complete 94 projects and are actively supporting 11 ongoing projects

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Bonneville Shoreline Trail
In Utah, a trail traces a long-lost lake
Utah residents have a peculiar park predicament. On the one hand, their state is famous for its spectacular natural landscapes—from the red canyons of Zion to the snowy peaks of the Wasatch Range. It boasts five celebrated national parks and world-famous skiing, mountain biking, and rock climbing.
The Zion Narrows Trail is protected forever
Big news for national park fans: One of Zion National Park’s most iconic hikes, the Narrows Trail, is now permanently protected from closure and development.
Zion Narrows
Five interesting facts about the Zion Narrows
National park fans are celebrating some good news out of southern Utah: this week, The Trust for Public Land completed a years-long effort to ensure public access to the Narrows Trail into Zion National Park. In a deal with a local landowner, we closed the last gap in protected land along a famed 16-mile route through one of the most spectacular canyons in the desert southwest.

Local offices

607 Cerrillos Road, Suite F-1 | Santa Fe, New Mexico  87505
Phone: (505) 988-5922 | Email Address: [email protected]
State Director, Colorado & Southwest
(Colorado, Utah, Arizona, New Mexico)
Jim Petterson

Colorado & Southwest Advisory Board

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