Take a few minutes to read a recent article by renowned author and activist Rebecca Solnit published in California Sunday Magazine
On November 1st, 2017, Glen Canyon Institute and the river community lost a friend, muse, and river-running icon, the legendary Katie Lee. Katie passed away in her sleep just a few weeks after celebrating her 98th birthday at her home in Jerome, Arizona.
The water crisis in the West has renewed debate about the effectiveness of major dams, with some pushing for the enormous Glen Canyon Dam on the Colorado River to be decommissioned.
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Experience a virtual tour of the restoration occurring in Glen Canyon - Produced by Glen Canyon Institute; in collaboration with National Geographic Maps as well as numerous and Glen Canyon Explorers.
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In The News
January 17, 2018
“There aren’t any benefits to the project,” said Zachary Frankel, executive director of Utah Rivers Council. “There are a long list of negatives.” Read More »
January 09, 2018
"Leave it as it is. You cannot improve on it. The ages have been at work on it, and man can only mar it." Keep the Grand Canyon grand! Read More »
December 18, 2017
The fight over the Powell Pipeline is not over and we are doing everything in our power to shelve it once and for all. Read More »