Recreation

ATV Adventures: Exploring Utah's Spring Canyon

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Climbing out of Spring Canyon, we followed “SS” signs to the Secret Spire,...

Recreation

New open swim course at Pineview installed Friday

New swim course buoys installed at Pineview Reservoir

Even though the water is still quite cold, six buoys were installed Friday to mark a 750-meter open swim course. Swimming in open water is key for triathletes training for competitive races.


Environment

Syracuse Scout's 'Poo-Poo Project' saves Antelope Island birds from foul finish

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Poo-Poo Project screens, from the Wyoming-based Teton Raptor Center, have been installed in vault toilets by 270 partners throughout the nation, but this is the first time they’ve been part of a Boy Scouts project. 


Recreation

ATV Adventures: Exploring Utah's Spring Canyon

Spring Canyon, Utah

Climbing out of Spring Canyon, we followed “SS” signs to the Secret Spire, a magnificent monolith of Navajo Sandstone that stands alone on a rounded dome overlooking another section of the canyon.


Community

Great Salt Lake Bird Festival schedule 2017

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The Great Salt Lake Bird Festival will offer a variety of activities during it’s five day event starting Thursday. 


Government

Alcohol ban around Pineview and Causey reservoirs sails over first hurdle

Huntsville Councilman weighs in on Pineview booze ban

The proposed ban — nixing alcohol except in Anderson Cove and Jefferson Hunt campgrounds, marinas and on the water — grew from several months of discussion among a broad swath of stakeholders, including nearby residents, boaters, anglers, and representatives from the state Division of...


Recreation

Utah boaters' optimism swells with rising levels on Great Salt Lake

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“The place is coming alive again,” said Dave Shearer, the marina’s harbormaster. “There was a lot of doubt about whether the lake would ever come back up.”


Recreation

Ogden-based 'TrailManners' podcast about more than outdoor etiquette

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“TrailManners” features interviews with ultra-runners, race organizers and sponsored athletes from around the world, mostly broadcasting from Manning’s 1978 Volkswagen Bus — “Studio 78” — parked at Ogden trailheads


Recreation

Utah ATV Adventures: Springtime in Tusher Canyon

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On a recent trip, the sego lilies were in full bloom on the benches of the Book Cliffs as the ATVs came out of the canyon.


Environment

Ogden, Logan national forest districts looking for Adopt-a-Trail volunteers

Adopt-a-Trail volunteer

The Ogden and Logan Ranger Districts of the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest are looking for volunteers to join the Adopt-a-Trail program.


Business

Brigham-based bowling ball maker aims for new market

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The team at Storm Products, Inc. will forgive you for not knowing it’s there, but they’re angling for change.


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