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Jeff Lowe returns to his roots to screen film on life, climbing

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OGDEN — Renowned climber Jeff Lowe will return to his roots during the Ogden Climbing Festival, where he’ll also be showing his biographic film. “Jeff Lowe’s...

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Cold water dangers and survival tips

With mild spring temperatures, boaters are visiting Utah’s reservoirs earlier this year. Utah State Parks boating rangers remind everyone to be aware of cold...


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Flyfishing: tying blue winged olive flies

One of the first mayflies to hatch in the spring is the Blue Winged Olive (Baetis, for you scientific anglers). These mayflies start coming off the first week of...


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View strutting sage-grouse April 11

PRICE — The “bloop, bloop” sound that male sage-grouse make as they strut on their breeding grounds is one of the most unique sounds...


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Off-highway vehicle safety encouraged over Easter weekend

Utah State Parks off-highway vehicle OHV managers remind everyone to ride safely and responsibly over the Easter holiday. Riders should be properly trained and...


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Learn how to catch fish at Lake Powell and Flaming Gorge

Lake Powell and Flaming Gorge Reservoir are two of the best fishing waters in Utah. If you’ve never fished them before — or if you have, but you...




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Volunteers maintain and build Utah ATV trails

I have spent more than one day exploring the rich mining history of the Buckmaster Trail. There is much to see, but because of the lack of marked trails, what I...


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Ogden Climbing Festival builds climbing community

OGDEN — Next week Ogden is going to rock. Rock climb, that is. The climbing walls at Weber State and The Front Climbing Club in downtown Ogden, as well...


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Jeff Lowe returns to his roots to screen film on life, climbing

OGDEN — Renowned climber Jeff Lowe will return to his roots during the Ogden Climbing Festival, where he’ll also be showing his biographic film....


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Northern Utah golfers proclaim 'best winter ever'

OGDEN — Winter golfing in northern Utah is not for the faint of heart. Steven Rawlings recalls one time golfing with his son in the dead of winter....


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National parks have billions in delayed maintenance work

SALT LAKE CITY — The National Park Service is facing billions of dollars in delayed maintenance projects, including a $278 million backlog in Utah. The Salt...


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Ogden Climbing Festival builds climbing community

OGDEN — Next week Ogden is going to rock. Rock climb, that is. The climbing walls at Weber State and The Front Climbing Club in downtown Ogden, as well...


Learn how to catch fish at Lake Powell and Flaming Gorge

Lake Powell and Flaming Gorge Reservoir are two of the best fishing waters in Utah. If you’ve never fished them before — or if you have, but you...