Recreation

High-elevation waters offer great summer fishing

Fishing in the high Uintas

Beat the heat, have fun, and enjoy breathtaking scenery by grabbing a fishing pole and heading to Utah’s mountains. Paul Birdsey, cold water sport fisheries coordinator for the Division of...

Recreation

Campfire cooking tips, from quick to gourmet

Hot dogs, granola bars and marshmallows don’t have to be go-to fare while camping. Cooking techniques and expert tips can turn a dismal, barely-surviving meal...


Recreation

Discovering new routes on the Paiute ATV trail system

I have favorite trail systems that I love to ride. I think I know them well enough to give friends a good riding experience, but once in a while, someone will tell...


Recreation

I found a baby bird - what should I do with It?

It is not unusual to find newly hatched birds in your yard this time of the year. Ron Stewart, regional conservation outreach manager for the Utah Division of...


Recreation

Big elk bulls, exciting hunts

MISSOULA, Mont.—The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation will roll out a series of new episodes featuring elk hunts in seven states, including Utah, on its TV show...


Recreation

High-elevation waters offer great summer fishing

Beat the heat, have fun, and enjoy breathtaking scenery by grabbing a fishing pole and heading to Utah’s mountains. Paul Birdsey, cold water sport fisheries...




Recreation

July 4 weekend tips for boaters about quagga mussels

The spread of quagga mussels in Lake Powell — and the possibility that the invaders might be in Deer Creek Reservoir — have added to the time it takes...


Recreation

Why mosquitoes may find you tasty

Mosquitoes love me, but leave my family alone. What gives? Researchers have been trying to crack this code for years. It is simply unfair when you are out on an...


Recreation

Timpanogos Cave closes after visitor sets off bear spray

AMERICAN FORK — Timpanogos Cave has been temporarily closed after a visitor accidentally set off bear spray there. The Daily Herald of Provo reports...


Recreation

Floating convenience store opens at Lake Powell

PAGE, Ariz. — A new floating convenience store has opened on Lake Powell. The National Park Service said Friday the store and snack bar is ready to serve...


Recreation

Respect the rattlesnake and it will avoid you

Seeing a rattlesnake in your yard or in the wild can be a frightening experience. But it doesn’t have to be. If you respect the snake and give it some...


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