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  • Utah Spring Activity

    Tips for a Safe and Enjoyable Spring Activity

    With spring here and the weather warming, outdoor enthusiast see this as a time to get out and enjoy their favorite outdoor activity. Spring is a unique, unpredictable time of year in Utah; before you head to the hills, you should spend some time planning and preparing for your outdoor adventure.


  • Utah Wildflowers (Video)

    As the weather warms, the snow melts; nature is reborn and provides us with a gift of color, beauty, and happiness. This video is a collection of Utah Wildflowers taken over many years. Enjoy!


  • The Frary Peak Trail - Antelope Island

    The Frary Peak Trail is just one of the many trails available on the island. This trail takes you on a 3.08 mile journey providing spectacular views, and up close scenery you can only enjoy on foot.


  • Early Spring Fly Fishing Utah's Provo River

    Allot of anglers have false impressions when it comes to spring, (especially early spring) fly fishing. There's this belief that many anglers have that because it's still cold their only option is to dredge the bottom with nymphs in order to catch fish this time of year. This couldn't be further from the truth! A friend of mine and I had an amazing day on the middle Provo River yesterday "DRY FLY" fishing.


  • The Homestead Crater

    The Homestead Crater offers one of the most unique natural hot springs experiences that you will discover in Utah. Hidden beneath a natural 55 foot lime stone dome is the clear blue waters of the crater. The natural mineral waters remain a constant temperature of 90 -- 96 degrees Fahrenheit.

  • Red Reef Hiking Trail

    The Red Cliffs Recreation Area offers many hiking trails that lead you through beautiful red rock formations and desert landscapes. The Red Reef trail is a six mile long trail that leads from the Red Cliffs Recreation Area to the Cottonwood Canyon Wilderness Area.


  • The Red Cliffs Recreation Area

    Red Cliffs Recreation Area is located just off of I-15, 15 miles north of St George, Utah near Quail Creek. Red Cliffs is a charming year-round camping area, but particularly attractive in the Fall and Spring of the year when the cold settles in the north. The cliffs protect the campground from the harsh winter winds.


  • Utah Tubing and Sledding Locations

    Are you planning a Utah winter vacation with the family? Don’t forget the popular and loved family tradition of sledding or tubing. Are you looking for somewhere new and exciting to snow tube? Utah has some of the best sledding and tubing places around.


  • Gallivan Center Ice Skating Rink 2012

    The Gallivan Center located at 50 East 200 South in down town Salt Lake City is an open urban public space that hosts many activities scheduled throughout the year. In the winter months the main attraction is the outdoor ice rink.


  • Neptune Park Saratogo Springs Utah

    Neptune Park is located in Saratoga Springs Utah, at 452 West 400 North and offers the largest climbing pyramid in North America; reaching 30 feet tall.


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