Recreation

Recreation

Utah ski resort visits hit 9-year low

OGDEN — As a result of one of the warmest winters on record, Northern Utah ski resorts only received about a third of the normal snowfall. As a result, the...


Recreation

Delicate Arch incident marred Dean Potter's climbing career

Yet again, Dean Potter was hurtling through the air. A dead tree stood on the ground below him, a strange tug at the space between his shoulders came from above....


Recreation

Hunters, anglers fund America's conservation efforts

New statistics released by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service show hunters and anglers generated $1.1 billion in 2014, funding that will be distributed to state and...


Recreation

Anglers can help the Green River's endangered fish

Anglers have a chance to help endangered fish in the Green River by obeying some new fishing rules. The rules impact the Green River and its tributaries, from...


Recreation

Eight great outdoor reads

After writing a story in February about the importance of getting kids outdoors, I realized maybe one of our problems in getting along was not enough daily outdoors...




Recreation

Raw slopes at extreme skiing's roots keep riders stoked

MOUNT WASHINGTON, N.H. — On a postcard spring Saturday in New Hampshire’s White Mountains, a boisterous band of pilgrims some 2,000 strong is preparing...


Recreation

Great Salt Lake Bird Festival this weekend

The 2015 Great Salt Lake Bird Festival promises another program of field trips, workshops and family events. Taking place today through Monday, May 18 at various...


Recreation

Riverdale bike park, an all-ability-level pump track

RIVERDALE — Riverdale has added another gear to its bicycle-friendly community: the new and improved Riverdale Bike Park is now open. Set between the...


Business

VIDEO: Ogden works to create bicycle industry cluster

Editor’s note: This is the first in a four-part series about Ogden’s drive to become a bicycling mecca. OGDEN — Within a small warehouse space in...


Business

Osprey Packs celebrates Ogden distribution center opening

OGDEN — Members of Osprey Packs upper management, sales staff, city officials and the Ogden-Weber Chamber of Commerce made their way to the entrance of the...


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