Wednesday, June 3, 2020


Moab, UT

59.2 F

    Base Jump

    BASE jumper saved from ledge after botched jump

    At 1:29 p.m. on Sunday, March 3, the Grand County Sheriff's Office received a report of a parachutist who got caught on a cliff after a failed BASE jump attempt.

    Grand County receives rural incident of the year awardCritical medical response saves life of BASE jumper

    On September 3, 2017 right around sunset, three experienced BASE jumpers prepared to jump off a wall on Lower Gemini Bridge Road named ‘French...

    BASE jumpers give back: local community hosts Earth Day cleanup

    The local BASE jumping community is hosting a three-day event, in which jumpers will clean up heavily used jumping areas, attend safety courses, and...

    Turkey Boogie brings international BASE jumpers, raises $20KLocal SAR team benefits from fundraiser

    BASE jumpers from all over the world gathered in Moab last week to take advantage of the desert’s natural beauty and its unique cliffs,...

    Moab man dies in BASE jumping accident

    A Moab man died Tuesday evening, May 30, in an apparent BASE jumping accident near Goose Island Recreation Area along the Colorado River. Seth F....

    My ViewThe ‘BASER’ side of BASE jumping…

    For several years, I’ve followed the career of extreme sportster Andy Lewis and other BASE performance artists like him. The recent death of aerialist...

    BASE jumpers raise money for GC Search and Rescue

    BASE jumpers from across North America and beyond descended upon Moab and the surrounding area to participate in the “Turkey Boogie” Thanksgiving weekend. As...

    Moab man dies in Nov. 23 BASE jumping accident near SR 128

    A Moab man died Saturday, Nov. 23, in a BASE jumping accident on state Route 128. Daniel Moore, 22, was killed after his parachute...

    Against local officials’ request, gov. allows Moab lodgings to fully reopen

    Grand County asked to keep hotel capacities limited. The state overruled local elected and health officials, instead further lifting restrictions on the county.

    Tales of Trails: Dominguez Canyon offers wilderness, hikes, history

    Little Dominguez Canyon near Grand Junction, Colorado, was home to prehistoric Native Americans and a homesteading family that raised peaches there....

    Free Fishing Day is June 6

    If you’d like to catch a fish in Utah’s beautiful outdoors — while social distancing, of course — but you don’t have a fishing license, Free Fishing Day on Saturday, June 6, is the perfect opportunity to give it a try.

    Leaving Guatemala

    I selected “send me where I’m needed most,” my desire to immerse myself in another country’s culture not affixed to any location in particular.