Top Scenic Drives Near Las VegasSouthern Nevada is a land of beauty with mountains, rock formations, wild animals and plants that are only found along scenic routes. Plan a day from Las Vegas to explore the great American road trip and discover the country from your car.
Zion Flood Victims NamedPhoto released by park shows hikers before embarking on fatal excursion
5 Day Trips Near Las Vegas To Do Before The Kids Go Back To SchoolEvery family writes up a "to do" list of stuff to enjoy with the kids before they head back to school. This may include experiencing a ranch or ghost town, exploring a nearby town and scenic vista, doing some hiking or having a picnic. It doesn't have to cost much to have an adventure: it may just be visiting somewhere you have always intended to go, but never took the time to explore.
Top Day Trips From Las VegasLas Vegas is a destination spot, no doubt. But if you're a local and need a break away from the Strip and surrounding areas, here are some great day trips to consider.
America's Best Desert VacationsHere's a look at five of the best desert vacations in America to escape the winter's cold.
Third BASE Jumper Dies In Past 2 Months At Zion National ParkZion National Park officials say they've found the body of a missing BASE jumper, marking the third death in two months by adventurers attempting to parachute off of Utah cliffs.
Case Dropped Against Man In Wife's Fatal BASE JumpProsecutors are dismissing a misdemeanor citation filed against the husband of a Utah woman who died when her parachute failed to open at a peak overlooking Zion National Park.
National Park Issues Husband Citation After Wife Dies In BASE Jumping AccidentThe husband of a woman who died after BASE jumping in Zion National Park has been issued a citation because the type of jump is prohibited.
Woman Dies Before New Husband's Eyes During Parachute AccidentA Utah woman attempting a parachute jump near Zion National Park died when her parachute failed to open, park officials said.
Geologists Probe Site Of Deadly Rockslide In Utah State geologists are conducting an extensive investigation at the scene of a rockslide that killed two people in a small Utah town outside Zion National Park to assess whether there's any continuing risk.
Utah Sends Money To Reopen National ParksUtah Gov. Gary Herbert wired money from state taxpayers that will reopen the state's national parks 12 days after they were closed because of the government shutdown.
Hikers Hop Gate At Closed National Park To Protest ShutdownDespite being warned about possible federal citations, 16 hikers hopped a gate at closed Zion National Park in southern Utah to protest the partial government shutdown.