Recreation

Back-country horsemen teach trail best practices

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Iconically, the American cowboy stands for hard work, courage, and individuality — someone who quietly does his duty to make life better. Weber and Davis counties have their own iconic...

Recreation

What to do when you see a horse on the trail

We’ve all seen the triangle signs at the head of the shared-use trails, but what exactly should you do when you’re on a trail and a horse looms into...


Recreation

Sandboarding craze gets a foothold in dunes areas

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich.  — Shredding down steep hills, catching big air and performing jaw-dropping tricks ... sound like the life of famed snowboarder...


Recreation

Tips to make your ATV experience more enjoyable

In 22 years on the seat of an ATV, I have learned a lot about the safe and sensible ways to enjoy a ride. Riding is the way I like to enjoy Utah’s beautiful...


Recreation

Back-country horsemen teach trail best practices

Iconically, the American cowboy stands for hard work, courage, and individuality — someone who quietly does his duty to make life better. Weber and Davis...


Recreation

Four Utah national parks on air pollution list

An analysis by the National Parks Conservation Association says all 48 national parks with the greatest Clean Air Act protections are plagued by significant air...




Recreation

State Parks issues water level and boat ramp reports

Water levels at some Utah lakes and reservoirs have decreased, but boat ramps remain open with very few boat launch restrictions in place. In response to...


Recreation

Biologists recommend Utah cougar and bobcat rules

Based on data collected from hunters and trappers, cougars and bobcats are doing well in Utah. Because the populations are doing well, state Division of Wildlife...


Recreation

Utah State Parks August events include Willard Bay 5k

August 1 Deer Creek State Park – Heber Paddle Fest: Join Cabela’s and park staff from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Rainbow Bay pavilion to try paddle...


Recreation

Utah goose hunters: Take survey by July 26

BRIGHAM CITY — This year’s waterfowl hunt hasn’t even started yet, and biologists are already seeking input about a possible goose-hunting...


Recreation

Bike path planned for Bryce Canyon National Park

BRYCE CANYON — Bryce Canyon National Park has moved one step closer to building a 6.2-mile paved path within the park. After a public comment period and...


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Four Utah national parks on air pollution list

An analysis by the National Parks Conservation Association says all 48 national parks with the greatest Clean Air Act protections are plagued by significant air...


Back-country horsemen teach trail best practices

Iconically, the American cowboy stands for hard work, courage, and individuality — someone who quietly does his duty to make life better. Weber and Davis...