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Adventures

Wasatch Eats: How To “Pack Your Own” While Shredding the Gnar

Utah is known for being a winter sports center throughout the world. Millions of locals and tourists alike spend their free time skiing and...

Follow Us Along: Utah’s Hot Springs

Winters here in Utah have an unforgiving nature that leaves many of Utah's inhabitants yearning for the warmer months to come sooner. Going to...

Alternative Student Athletes; How Do They Do It?

Utah may be home to some of the best outdoor spaces on the globe, both in diversity and quality. People flock to Utah, to...

Van Life: When the Madias Met Winter

INTRO: When they first bought their big orange Ford van, Briana and Keith Madia hadn’t initially planned on actually living in it. The van,...

Jax Mariash on her Method to Madness as a World Class Ultra Runner

  Who runs the world? Girls. Literally. And specifically: Jax Mariash, a world-class runner and stage race athlete. Jax didn’t just arrive to where she is...

Follow Us Along

Emery County Lands Bill

The Emery County Public Lands Management Act is a bill proposed by Senator Orrin Hatch and Representative John Curtis. It aims to redistribute the...

Hell’s Backbone Grill and Farm

Boulder, Utah: population 240. Ever heard of it? It’s one of Utah’s best-kept gems. This tiny town, in the heart of the desert, is...

Cliff Bars and Climbing: An Interview with Nikki McGee

I had the chance to sit down with Nikki McGee before she went down to Austin Boulderfest with her non-profit, Elevated Mountain Guides. I...

Fall’s Many Meanings

Fall can mean many things to many people. For outdoor enthusiasts who like to soak up as much summer as possible, fall means the...

A Hidden Mountain Bike Gem: I Street Bike Park

Most people know that there is great mountain biking near Salt Lake City, but few know about the incredible riding spots wedged into the...

Destinations

Everett Ruess: Long Lost in Escalante

One of Utah’s greatest mysteries is the sudden disappearance of a young adventurer named Everett Ruess. In the 1930’s, Ruess left his home and...

The Lorax of Timpanogos: Ben Woolsey

At 76 years old, Ben Woolsey plans to hike Mount Timpanogos for the thousandth time this summer. Currently known as “that guy,” Woolsey has 45...

Simple Campfire Safety Tips for Fall

Simple Campfire Safety Tips for Fall If you haven’t noticed, Salt Lake City has turned into Smog Lake City. This problem is caused by an...

Girl Power: The Importance of All-Women Trips

Nothing beats adventures with lots of people and few limitations, but every once in a while it can be fun to mix up the...

Tips to Survive Backpacking

The trip started off with high hopes. My two best friends and I hopped in my truck and drove up to Yellowstone to start...

The Environment

Utah Winter Travel Safety

The Wasatch Front's easy access to untouched powder and world-class resorts remains unparalleled by most other regions. The crack-of-dawn drives through heavy snow to...

Past the Point of Snow Return?

INTRO: The state with the Greatest Snow on Earth seems to be in danger of losing its winters. Increasing global temperatures have lead to...

Wildfires: “Roadless Areas” or Human Error?

There is a little-known policy, the “Roadless Rule”, that has recently come under attack by Governor Herbert. This policy protects “roadless areas”, which make...

The Importance of Protecting Utah Watersheds

Utah’s sprawling wilderness grants access for adventure-seekers to some of North America’s most beautiful landscapes. However, not all lands are meant to be trekked...

Food: Nature’s Greatest Partnership

How do you connect with the outdoors? Your likely answer is probably through activities like hiking, camping, skiing, climbing, and biking. But have you...