Recreation

Utah national parks no longer have a mask mandate...
Allie Litzinger

Number of visitors to Arches National Park is on the decline

Visitors to Arches National Park are on the decline in recent months. A time entry system designed to make for better visitor experience, may be to be blame for fewer visitors.
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Cinnamon Creek...
Mark Jones

DWR celebrates Cinnamon Creek as its newest wildlife management area

Cinnamon Creek, on the border of Cache and Weber counties, is the newest DWR wildlife management area.
1 day ago
ZooLights amur tiger...
Mark Jones

Utah’s Hogle Zoo expanding east side with an all-Utah species exhibit

The new project expanding Utah's Hogle Zoo will include an all-Utah species exhibit. It is expected to be finished in 2023.
1 day ago
Two buck deer gaze in the direction of the camera Photo: Department of Wildlife Services...
Chandler Holt

Forest Service releases hunting and travel rules for Ashley National Forest

The Forest Service sent out a news release describing the big game hunting and travel rules for Ashley National Forest in 2022. 
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poll utah County utah lake algal bloom...
Amie Schaeffer

Poll shows support in Utah County for the Utah Lake Restoration Project

A project developer said their poll shows that residents of Utah County support the Utah Lake Restoration Project.
2 days ago
Wasatch County Search and Rescue...
Mark Jones

Wasatch County Search and Rescue has a busy Saturday

Two separate calls for assistance on Saturday kept the Wasatch County Search and Rescue team busy. The team responded to calls near Blood Lake and the Lower Provo River.
2 days ago
fatal beaver UTV accident...
Mark Jones

UTV accident in Beaver County claims the life of a Colorado man

The Beaver County Sheriff's Office says a 79-year-old man from Colorado died in a UTV accident on Saturday afternoon.
2 days ago
speedweek canceled...
Mark Jones

Speed Week on Bonneville Salt Falts is called off due to flooding from rain

Speed Week on the Bonneville Salt Flats has been called off due to flooding from recent storms in the area. Originally, only Sunday's races were canceled.
2 days ago
costco samples senior hours...
Nathaniel Meyersohn, CNN Business

The mysterious companies behind Costco’s Kirkland Signature and Trader Joe’s O’s

As prices surge, store brands -- also known as private labels, white labels or generic brands -- have become an even more attractive option for inflation-fatigued shoppers who are looking to switch from pricier name brands. Store brands can be anywhere from 10% to 50% cheaper.
4 days ago
target shooting ban...
Mark Jones

DWR places temporary ban on target shooting in 25 wildlife management areas

A temporary ban on target shooting on 25 wildlife management areas was announced Friday by the Utah Division of Widlife Resources.
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Leave No Trace has selected Mossy Cave Trail in Bryce Canyon National Park as a 2022 Hot Spot....
Devin Oldroyd

Mossy Cave Trail in Bryce Canyon selected as 2022 Hot Spot

Leave No Trace said that 2022 Hot Spot contenders are popular outdoor areas with heavy recreational use and human-created impacts
4 days ago
Breeze Airways...
Mark Jones

Breeze Airways debuts service out of Provo City Airport

Breeze Airways began service out of Provo on Thursday. The airline will provide daily service to San Francisco. It will also provide service to San Bernardino, California, via San Francisco.
5 days ago
Red rock arch in Arches, one of the national parks in Utah...
Amie Schaeffer

Check out Utah’s national parks today for free

The Great American Outdoors Act was passed in 2020 and set aside funds to protect and preserve the national parks. Today's free entrance celebrates it.
6 days ago
A new rockhounding app provides updated information....
Alejandro Lucero

Rockhounders should ‘dig’ this new app from the Utah Geological Survey and Bureau of Land Management

Rockhounders rejoice! A new app from the Utah Geological Survey and Bureau of Land Management provide rockhounders with a new tool.
6 days ago
An ambulance is pictured. A Utah man died in Idaho after drowning....
Amie Schaeffer

Utah man identified in Idaho drowning death

A 30-year-old Utah man died while visiting Pillar Falls in Twin Falls, Idaho. The man was pulled in by a swift waterfall current.
7 days ago
Rockport State Park...
Mark Jones

Police say Salt Lake County man missing in the water at Rockport State Park

Authorities in Summit County responded to a report of a possible drowning Thursday evening at Rockport State Park.
19 days ago
Forestry officials say it's important to make sure your campfires are completely out....
Waverly Golden

Several Utah counties are under a Stage 1 Fire Restriction Order

The Utah Department of Natural Resources announced Wednesday that several Utah counties are under a Stage 1 Fire Restriction Order.
20 days ago
Bryce Canyon rock formations are pictured....
Amie Schaeffer

Flash flood warnings issued for southern Utah

The National Weather Service warns that flash floods could hit several national parks in southern Utah on Tuesday.
22 days ago
Bear Lake...
Lindsay Aerts

Low water levels at Bear Lake could force boat ramp closures

Park officials on the Idaho side of Bear Lake are warning of boat ramp closures due to low water levels.
1 month ago
Otter Creek is one of the areas that will see an increase of fish anglers can take with them. 
Phot...
Amie Schaeffer

DWR increases fishing limits at 6 waterbodies due to drought impacts, pond repairs

Due to persistent drought conditions and needed repairs, fishing limits increased at several water bodies in Utah.
1 month ago
fatal accident in Summit County...
Mark Jones

Bicyclist killed after being struck by a vehicle in Summit County

The Summit County Sheriff's Office says a bicyclist was killed Thursday after he swerved out into the lanes of traffic. The driver of an GMC truck was unable to avoid the collision.
1 month ago
The Kaysville Fourth of July Parade is canceled after a medical emergency....
Kira Hoffelmeyer

8-year-old girl in critical condition after getting injured at Kaysville parade

KAYSVILLE, Utah — An 8-year-old has been critically injured during the Kaysville City Fourth of July parade. Kaysville Police say the girl was taken to a hospital for her injuries. This happened at 175 S. Main St in Kaysville. It’s unclear if the child fell off the float and was hit, or if she was […]
1 month ago
Two people have been gored by bison at Yellowstone National Park in less than a week. An expert at ...
Mark Jones

Expert says to give bison their space and distance

An expert at Antelope Island State Park says bison need to be given their space and distance. This message comes after two people were gored by bison at Yellowstone National Park
1 month ago
A female bison and calf are seen near the Yellowstone River in Wyoming's Hayden Valley, on Wednesda...
Mark Jones

2nd visitor in 3 days gored by Yellowstone National Park bison

In less than a week, two visitors to Yellowstone National Park have been gored by bison. Park officials say to stay at least 25 yards away from a bison.
1 month ago

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