Recreation

Ogden-area ski resorts pleased with weekend snow, upcoming storms

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Weber County ski resorts celebrating weekend snowfall and a potential turnaround after the January...

Recreation

Ogden-area ski resorts pleased with weekend snow, upcoming storms

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Weber County ski resorts celebrating weekend snowfall and a potential turnaround after the January visitor shortfalls that led to lift closures.


Recreation

New House bill would change ATV registration

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The first four-wheeled ATV was introduced by Suzuki in 1982. Now there are over 202,000 OHVs registered in Utah. Because these are motorized vehicles, it logically follows that they should be registered in the county in which the owner resides. The fees then benefit the county wherein the fees are...


Recreation

Planning ATV adventures for 2018

Lynn Blamires

We are already over a month into 2018 and I have not written about the ATV jamborees scheduled for 2018. I was reminded of that fact in an email from Vickie Mattson last week. While an article I wrote came out on the Tri-State Jamboree coming up in March, that does not help anyone plan for the rest...


Local

Ogden Marathon pours money into city, Weber County

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Outdoor recreation as a driver of the economy and tourism has been a keystone of Mayor Mike Caldwell’s vision for Ogden


Local

Why was Weber County excluded from the 2018 Tour of Utah?

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With its scenic mountains and unique routes, Weber County has long been a favorite destination for Tour of Utah cyclists and fans alike. But this year, it was conspicuously left out.


Recreation

Exploring the Toquerville Falls ATV trails

Lynn Blamires

I have been on a ride to the Toquerville Falls before, but it was a destination point. We did not take any trails past the falls. A friend told me that the trail on the other side of the falls was worth exploring. Well, my interest was piqued. Having spent a day riding to the Grand Canyon with Dean...


Recreation

An ATV Trip to the magnificent north rim of the Grand Canyon

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We had reached the Grand Gulch Mine in the Arizona Strip, enjoyed a lunch break, and toured the mine site. Still having the rest of the day ahead of us, we headed for the north rim of the Grand Canyon. Our ride was led by Willis Little of Fruit Heights. He rides a Polaris Sportsman 1000 XP, which...

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