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"Climbing and canyoneering activities have been occurring in the park for many, many years. But we only had a superintendent's compendium that covered those activities," Henry said. "We feel we should be developing a plan to assess these climbing and canyoneering routes for their impact on park resources."
Despite regular use, climbing and canyoneering in Arches have remained largely unmanaged, leaving climbers and canyoneers essentially self regulated, NPS officials said in a news release.
Park managers will also evaluate commercial guiding within park boundaries and the need for a possible permit system, group size limits and a policy on installing or replacing bolts, anchors and software, the report states.
Arches N P developing new climbing canyoneering management plan
Arches National Park will seek public input on the proposed plan during a public scoping workshop and open house scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 5, at the Grand Center, 183 North 500 West in Moab. Geological Survey maps, Henry said. Slacklining walking on flat webbing that is anchored between rock formations or other natural features and installing new climbing hardware into the rock are prohibited, Henry said.
"A climbing/canyoneering management planning effort will consider a full range of alternatives to protect resources, visitors and visitor experience while providing for recreational climbing activities," the document states. "Arches National Park will seek to involve as many individuals as possible who have an interest in or concerns about climbing activities at Arches."
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According to the project scoping document issued earlier this month by Kate Cannon, superintendent of the NPS' Southeast Utah Group, park employees will study the effects of increased climbing and canyoneering use and will evaluate a number of issues, including the development of approach trails and new routes, the use of fixed hardware, and the effects climbing and canyoneering may have on the safety and experiences of park visitors.
Henry said Arches officials are hoping to have a new policy in place by the beginning of the 2011 climbing season, but the process often takes time.
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impact on his business this year. Canyoneering trips into Arches amounted to 60 to 70 percent of his commercial business in previous years, he said.
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"We're hoping we'll be allowed to go back into the park," he said.
Henry said the increase in activity and interest from commercial and non commercial climbing and canyoneering enthusiasts is straining the park's ability to effectively manage those activities in Arches.
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it's management plan for canyoneering and cork climbing.
"It's not always the case that a permit is pulled while planning is being done. That was a bit unusual," Moore said. "But I fully support the development of the management plan up there. There's definitely a lot of concerns we have about the way many things are done in the park, and we're glad the park is addressing our concerns."
"It's had a tremendous impact on use," he said. "Not only has it had a negative impact on our revenue, it's also had a negative impact on visitors who want to have that kind of experience in Arches."
A superintendent's compendium is a list of special regulations, issued by a park superintendent for the management, protection and public use of a specific park. Such regulations are enforced in addition to existing federal regulations governing national parks.
Matt Moore, owner of Desert Highlights, a canyoneering and climbing business in Moab, for many years had the only permit for commercial canyoneering trips into Arches. Moore said his permit was not reissued in 2010 because park officials had decided to begin the canyoneering and climbing planning effort.
"If not by the start of the season, we hope to at least have something in place by next spring," she said.
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