Outdoors

Ski Utah announces new and improved 2016-2017 season

Ski Utah held its annual press conference this morning, revealing improvements to several resorts, useful apps, safer lifts and delicious menu offerings for when the snow starts to fall. Featuring Snowbird, Powder...

Help improve our air on Local Protect Our Winters Day

If you have spent winter in the Salt Lake Valley before, you know that it gets a little hard to breath. Last year, Salt Lake City was pronounced the 7th most air...

Weigh in on the Outdoors

One of Utah’s thorniest issues is public lands. The Legislature and governor are aggressively moving to take over federal lands. A more immediate threat to their plans, of course, is the possibility that President Obama...

Try Before You Buy with Park City Bike Demos

Park City is the kind of town where you see a lot of bikes that are more expensive than the cars to which they’re racked.

Bryce Canyon Fly-in

Private pilots, many in classic aircraft, will be flocking into Bryce Airport this weekend, Aug, 26-27, for the annual fly-in and car show. The remote airstrip is tucked into the spectacular scenery of Bryce Canyon...

Sport: Deseret News Classic Marathon

  On July 24, 1847, a determined company of Mormon pioneers realized their dreams upon entering the Great Salt Lake Valley. Pulling handcarts and driving wagons with oxen, they slowly trudged across the...

Stein Eriksen Lodge seeks third straight title as World's Best Ski Hotel

They won in 2014. They won in 2015. Can they win again in 2016? For the past three years, the Stein Eriksen Lodge in Park City has been named the nation's and the...

"Red Rock Testimony" fights for Bears Ears

A new book, Red Rock Testimony: Three Generations of Writers Speak on Behalf of Utah’s Public Lands, hopes to influence the Obama administration and Congress as they make decisions about southern Utah’s public lands. Copies...

2016 Summit Challenge for Bicyclists of all abilities

The National Ability Center is hosting its annual Summit Challenge on Saturday, August 27 in Park City. The Summit Challenge offers three different bicycle road courses for cyclists of all abilities. All...

Best of the Beehive 2016: Family and Pets

From "Best Sartorial Savvy" to "Best Local Skincare"

Best of the Beehive 2016: Outdoors

From "Best Volunteercation" to "Best Place to Shut Up and Hang On"

Lantern Fest returns to Salt Lake

When the world first saw the movie Tangled, everyone wanted to experience the floating lanterns that were such a big part of the movie in real life. You're kidding yourself if you...

Utah Olympic Park Summer Adventures

The snow has melted, and it's time to take advantage of the sunshine. Utah Olympic Park has adventure activities for everyone, from the reluctant outdoor explorer to the hard-core adrenaline junkie. The...

Utah No. 1 in Awesome

If you’re like us, you’re gritting your teeth that Fodor’s, the uncool travel guide, has chosen Utah as the Top Destination in the galaxy. That, of course, means our fantastic, somewhat unsullied outdoors...

Move Over, Moab

Gooseberry Mesa Trail near Hurricane, Utah; photo by Andreas Siegel  When the mountain biking craze rolled from Marin County to Moab in the ’80s, the tiny town quickly became the prime location for...
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