Bridgeport Road parking lot for hikers improved

CHRISTOPHER TOMLINSON/The Daily Sentinel—The Bridgeport parking lot for a trail head for the Dominguez-Escalante Canyon National Conservation Area is shown along the Union Pacific Railroad south of Grand Junction. Hikers cross the railroad to a bridge and trail that lead to the canyon. The Bureau of Land Management hopes to work with the railroad and Mesa County on building an underpass for hikers.



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CHRISTOPHER TOMLINSON/The Daily Sentinel—The Bridgeport parking lot for a trail head for the Dominguez-Escalante Canyon National Conservation Area is shown along the Union Pacific Railroad south of Grand Junction. Hikers cross the railroad to a bridge and trail that lead to the canyon. The Bureau of Land Management hopes to work with the railroad and Mesa County on building an underpass for hikers.

The first step in what is hoped will be improved public access from Bridgeport Road to the Dominguez-Escalante National Conservation Area was recently completed by the Bureau of Land…




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To protect the artifacts and sites, it is important to minimize access. I have seen vandalism of petroglyphs without improving access. Possibly more resources from the county for enforcement might help

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