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Glen Canyon National Recreation Area
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member run26.2
N 36° 57.767 W 111° 25.500
12S E 462166 N 4090828
Quick Description: Glen Canyon NRA is encompasses Lake Powell and the surrounding region. It is suited for water sports and hiking.
Location: Arizona, United States
Date Posted: 6/9/2009 7:34:54 PM
Waymark Code: WM6JAQ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers
Views: 12

Long Description:
?From the NPS website: "Encompassing over 1.2 million acres, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area (NRA) offers unparalleled opportunities for water-based & backcountry recreation. The recreation area stretches for hundreds of miles from Lees Ferry in Arizona to the Orange Cliffs of southern Utah, encompassing scenic vistas, geologic wonders, and a vast panorama of human history."
Park Name: Glen Canyon national Recreational Area

Historic/Cultural Park: yes

Natural Park: yes

Recreation Area: yes

Wildlife Refuge: no

Type of Listing: Major Park Feature

Other Type Detail:

Fees in Local Currency: 15.00 (listed in local currency)

Dates of Access: From: 1/1/2009 To: 12/31/2009

Hours available: From: 9:00 AM To: 5:00 PM

Hiking: yes

Camping: yes

Swimming: yes

Snorkling/Scuba: yes

Boating: yes

Fishing: yes

Other Park Type not listed above: Not listed

Park Website: Not listed

Bicycling: Not Listed

Horseback Riding: Not Listed

Off-Roading: Not Listed

Rock Climbing: Not Listed

Other Activities: Not listed

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