Canyonlands National Park Facts

(FY = fiscal year)

Gross Area

337,598 Acres

527 Square Miles

848 Square KM


Total Recreation Visits for FY 2003 - 378,001

Total Recreation Visits for FY 2002 - 366,865

Total Recreation Visits for FY 2001 - 368,950

Previous Years


FY 2004 Annual Budget - $5,334,000

FY 2003 Annual Budget - $5,353,000

FY 2002 Annual Budget - $5,163,000

FY 2001 Annual Budget - $4,940,000

FY 2000 Annual Budget - $4,827,000


Canyonlands National Park, September 12, 1964

Public Law 88-590 signed by President Lyndon B. Johnson

Highest Point

Cathedral Point (Needles District) - 7120ft/2170m

Lowest Point

Big Drop Rapids (Colorado River) - 3700ft/1128m

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November's Featured Park
The North Cascades have long been known as the North American Alps. Characterized by rugged beauty, this steep mountain range is filled with jagged peaks, deep valleys, cascading waterfalls and glaciers. North Cascades National Park Service Complex contains the heart of this mountainous region in three park units which are all managed as one and include North Cascades National Park, Ross Lake and Lake Chelan National Recreation Areas.
November's Animal
Badgers are animals of open country. Their oval burrows (ten inches across and four to six inches high) are familiar features of grasslands on sandy or loamy soils of the eastern plains or shrub country in mountain parks or western valleys.
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