Recreation

Recreation

Close to home: Community ponds offer great fishing

Did you know that some of the best fishing in Utah might be only a few minutes from your home? Utah is home to 50 community fishing ponds. Most of the ponds are...


Recreation

Getting outside more easily and maybe more often

Since summer started five weeks ago we’ve been camping, hiking, visited the best beach in Northern Utah — Bear Lake — and had a few...


Recreation

Researchers study health of Utah's moose population

PROVO — Usually people are told to stay as far away as possible from a moose if they spot one on a trail. That it is especially imperative if it’s a...


Recreation

Free RAMP day Saturday at Ogden Nature Center

OGDEN — Ogden Nature Center will have free admission from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, supported by the Weber County RAMP tax. The RAMP program, standing...


Recreation

Building a community of outdoor-minded women

OGDEN — When Susan DeBruin moved to Ogden she was sure she would find a vibrant community of outdoorsy women — or at least some good...




Recreation

Renegade – A fly that works everywhere

If there is a fly pattern that seems to work every time it is used and is simple to tie, it has to be the Renegade. I was walking along Stillwater Creek, below...


Recreation

REVIEW: Yamaha Wolverine an impressive UTV

Last month with the early 2016 release of the Wolverine, Yamaha is back in the two-seat UTV market with a very impressive machine. Back in 2004, Yamaha turned the...


Recreation

Fly fishing small streams challenging and fun

Mentioning or thinking about fly fishing often conjures images of old men wearing odd hats and wire-rimmed glasses, casting long graceful loops of fly line on a...


Recreation

Weber Pathways receives $15,000 grant

Weber Pathways has received a $15,000 grant from REI that its plans to use for continuing work on the north connector of the Bonneville Shoreline Trail, the...


Recreation

For their good, keep your distance from wildlife

It’s not unusual to find a deer fawn or an elk calf in the woods — or even in town — this time of the year. The best thing to do in this scenario...


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