Category Archives: Utah – Southern

Trips in southern Utah

Sand Hollow RZR Ride – Mar 2017

Since Jason was still recovering from his broken arm and was unable to ride his dirt bike, we decided to rent two Polaris RZR 900s for spring break.  We rented from the Southern Utah Adventure Center in Hurricane, Utah, and … Continue reading

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Maze District of Canyonlands – May 2016

May 9-11, 2016 Back in 2003, Ed and Burt Lamborn invited me to join them on a trip to explore the Maze District of Canyonlands.  The Maze District is the least visited of the three sections of Canyonlands National Park, … Continue reading

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Zion National Park – Apr 2016

Apr. 13-16, 2016 Marcy and Isaac invited Kim and I to join them on a family vacation to Zion National Park.  Isaac rented a very nice home in LaVerkin, about 20 miles west of Zion NP.  The home was cheaper … Continue reading

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Cedar Mesa Adventure Ride – Apr-May 2015

Apr. 30-May 2, 2015 For some time Jamie has wanted to do a multi-day motorcycle adventure and camp along the trail. She was able to break free for a few days after finishing another semester at the University of Utah, … Continue reading

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Kanab – Mar 2015

Jamie wanted to go somewhere different this year for spring break, so we decided to go to Kanab, Utah. I had heard about two trails that sounded interesting; Hog Canyon and the Mail Drop Loop. But as I researched them, … Continue reading

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SnowCanyon – Feb 2015

Kim and I decided to take a break from the extremely mild Salt Lake City winter and spend a weekend in balmy St. George. Our primary objective was to explore Snow Canyon and enjoy some bike riding and easy hikes. … Continue reading

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Manti & Saint George – Sept 2014

Kim and I really enjoyed watching the musical “Wicked” earlier this year, so we thought we would see ‘the rest of the story’ and attend the “Wizard of Oz” production at the outdoor Tuacahn Theater near Saint George. Rather than … Continue reading

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