Category Archives: Utah – Southern

Trips in southern Utah

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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San Rafael Swell – Aug 2014

Aug. 21-23, 2014 I have wanted to explore the new SITLA single track trails that were opened up last year in the La Sal Mountains east of Moab. I figured August would be a good time since the elevation is … Continue reading

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Grand Staircase Adventure – May 2014

May 27-30, 2014 Kim and I spent four days exploring some of the most scenic dirt roads in southern Utah. We also did a few hikes near our camps in Capitol Reef and Kodachrome Basin. Tues. May 27: Capitol Reef … Continue reading

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White Rim Trail – May 2014

May 2-3, 2014 To watch the scenic video in HD, click on the Vimeo link in the lower right corner of the video. I have wanted to ride the White Rim trail in Canyonlands for many years. To ride any … Continue reading

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Warner Valley RZR Ride – Apr 2014

April 12, 2014 On Saturday we rented two Polaris RZR side-by-side machines. What a blast! I have talked to several people out on the trail that switched from an ATV to a RZR, and they all love them. Now I … Continue reading

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Moab – Fallen Peace Officer Trail & Onion Creek – Mar 2014

Mar. 21-22, 2014 Jamie wanted to go someplace warm to celebrate passing her preliminary PhD exam at the University of Utah. Our original plan was to go mountain biking near Moab, but Jamie had a severe cold, so we decided … Continue reading

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