A Letter from Board President, John Holland

Dear Friends of Grand Staircase, This week Grand Staircase Escalante Partners joins the BLM and our supporters, donors, volunteers, and partners in celebrating the 25th Anniversary of Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument (GSENM). A quarter-century of national monument status deserves a moment of reflection on where we have arrived, where we came from, and where we expect…

Sunset Arch in Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument

Visit with Respect

If there was ever a time of hope for Grand Staircase, now is that time as the groundswell of support continues to grow. But we have urgent work to do. Recent vandalism in areas formally within Monument protection comes as Grand Staircase experiences an unprecedented rise in visitation. These terrible acts of vandalism echo the…

How to Visit with Respect on Ancestral Land

The Grand Staircase Sentinel | Winter 2021 Newsletter

LETTER FROM SARAH BAUMAN | EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR In the next 60 days, President Biden’s staff will review Grand Staircase-Escalante and Bears Ears National Monuments to determine if and when they will be restored to their original boundaries. We are confident that the result will be fully restored Monuments that honor the Indigenous people who call…

Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument Photo by Adrian Carrio

Day 1: What we know so far

GSENM boundaries scheduled for Interior review within 60 days. Here is everything we know about the Executive Order for Grand Staircase-Escalante and Bears Ears national monuments.

Calf Creek