Get access to everything we publish when you sign up for Outside+.
Outside magazine, July 1994
What Ranger Rick does between nature talks
From the Bullfrog subdistrict dispatch log, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Utah, May 28-30, 1993.
5:17 P.M. Two jet skis sinking near channel marker 89A; no injuries.
8:15 P.M. Drunk-boating accident downlake in the area of Iceberg Canyon; head injuries and leg fracture.
9:15 P.M. Man with a shotgun driving under the influence.
11:02 P.M. Loud stereo and abusive behavior at the marina.
9:03 A.M. Gentleman passed out in men’s restroom near gas station.
11:50 A.M. Cliff-diving accident below restaurant at employee swimming cove.
1:05 P.M. Visitor reports individual threatening with a knife on Hobie Cat Beach.
1:16 P.M. Gangs from Salt Lake roaming the beach stealing T-shirts at gunpoint.
5:50 P.M. Hit-and-run jet ski at Bullfrog marina.
5:53 P.M. Call to Kane County Sheriff; suspected drug activity in A-loop of campground.
6: 53 P.M. Car stopped for suspected DUI; found pound of dope.
7:42 P.M. Two boat collisions; intoxicated drivers, no injuries.
10:59 P.M. Fight breaks out over firewood on beach; one visitor hit in face with two-by-four; several teeth missing.
7:05 A.M. Water and food to pit bull.
11:44 A.M. Reports of an intoxicated man at trailer-village store.
3:45 P.M. Fight ensues at Chevron station over girlfriend, soda pop.
5:21 P.M. Man with sidearm 100 yards east of lodge.
7:28 P.M. Pit bull released to owner.
8:04 P.M. Smoke report by boat storage area; standby for fire truck.
8:09 P.M. Barbecue is cause of smoke.
11:26 P.M. Parked ranger vehicle at restrooms near Hobie Cat Beach has National Park Service decal stolen by two men last seen heading west.