Wednesday, June 3, 2020


Moab, UT

59.3 F

    Trail Systems

    The Mud Report: It’s still winter in Moab, but some trails are open

    There are only a few precious months each year when The Whole Enchilada is open for mountain biking. The popular and challenging...

    State trails council seeks at-large member

    The Utah Division of Parks and Recreation is currently seeking a representative to serve on the Utah Recreational Trails Advisory Council.

    Bump in visits prompts BLM to increase hiking fees near Bears Ears

    An increase in tourism to Cedar Mesa in Bears Ears National Monument has taken a toll on the cultural resources in the...

    Olsen honored for service to city, work on trail system

    David Olsen receives applause from Mayor Emily Niehaus and the Moab City Council as he accepts an award...

    County asks BLM to retain e-bike ban on non-motorized single-track

    With the potential to allow off-highway vehicles into Arches and Canyonlands national parks...

    Federal agencies reaffirm support of e-bikes on public lands

    They’re already allowed in national parks as of Oct. 1, and now the Department of the Interior has announced its guidance to...

    The Slickrock Trail Turns 50: A Celebration

    Scores of people attended a pancake breakfast to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Slickrock Bike Trail at...

    Celebrating Slickrock Bike Trail’s 50th

    Photo courtesy of Sand Flats Recreation Area The Sand Flats Recreation Area will commemorate the 50th anniversary of...

    Slickrock Bike Trail 50th Anniversary Celebration

    A lone rider traverses the Slickrock Bike Trail. A celebration marking the trail’s 50th anniversary will take place Sept. 14. Photo...

    Film to document 50 years of the Slickrock Trail

    Mark Finley and Kevin Christensen of Finley Holiday Productions were recently in Moab making a film on the history of the Slickrock Bike Trail, which then-resident Dick Wilson created in 1969.

    County opens new section of trail for Amasa Back network

    Courtesy photo Grand County opened a new hiking/biking trail June 10, according to Madeline Logowitz, division manager of...

    Moab, Grand County honored as bicycle-friendly community

    Bicyclists come from around the world to experience the many Moab-area paths and trails. The League of American Bicyclists has recognized...

    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.