Welcome To Utah Outdoor Activities

Utah is an endless resource for outdoor enthusiasts. 80% of the state is set aside for public use. From red rock gorges as low as 3000 feet to peaks as high as 13,000 feet, you can discover the outdoors at all extremes. Within minutes of Utah's metropolitan areas you can enjoy the peaceful tranquility of the great outdoors. Utah Outdoor Activities is designed to be your online resource to the Utah outdoors. You can explore activities such as camping, hiking trails, rock hounding, fishing, ATV trails, wildlife viewing, skiing, snowboarding and more.

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Yurt Camping in Utah

Yurt Camping in UtahUtah has more than 30 yurts available for rent and winter is one of the most enjoyable times to stay in them. These yurts are scattered throughout the state, with the largest concentration being in the Uintah Mountains.

St. George Utah

St. George UtahDid you know St. George enjoys about 300 sunny days a year? Even in the midst of wintry December days, the average temperature is above 40 degrees. Think of what that kind of sunniness and warmth could do for your outdoor adventures.

Is Forrest Fenn’s Legendary Treasure in Utah?

Is Forrest Fenn’s Legendary Treasure in Utah? If Forrest Fenn is telling the truth, there’s a treasure worth millions of dollars somewhere in the mountains north of Santa Fe, New Mexico. And many people believe the loot is somewhere in close proximity to Utah.

Utah Weekend Getaway - Bear Lake Raspberry Days

Bear Lake Raspberry DaysIn this Utah Weekend Getaway we travel to Bear Lake to enjoy the many festivities around the annual event called Raspberry Days. A trip to Bear Lake on any weekend is fun, enjoyable, and relaxing.

Utah Day Trip – Exploring Historic Tooele County

Iosepa UtahFor those who enjoy exploring Utah’s historical past, this Utah day trip may interest you. Within 40 minutes from Salt Lake City, you, your family, or friends can enjoy a day trip to Tooele County to explore some of the historical sites found in this part of the state.

Utah Weekend Getaways - Hoodoos, Slot Canyons, Rock Art

Harold Mill / Goshen Warm SpringsThis is the first in our getaway series. If you are looking for adventures for yourself, you and some friends or your family, but don’t know where to start, we have a few ideas for you.

Condors in Zion National Park / Southeastern Utah

Harold Mill / Goshen Warm SpringsTo see a condor in flight is stunning. With a wingspan of nearly 10 feet, they’re like small aircraft. They can reach speeds up to 50 miles per hour and travel hundreds of miles in a single day.

Iosepa Utah

Iosepa UtahAbout 75 miles southwest of Salt Lake City lay the remnants of one of the state’s most unique ghost towns. Iosepa (pronounced Yo-see-pa) was named after Mormon founder Joseph Smith and a later church leader named Joseph F. Smith.

Harold Mill / Goshen Warm Springs

Harold Mill / Goshen Warm SpringsJust before you enter the town of Genola Utah, you may notice a castle like colorful concrete structure perched up on the hill side. This strange looking structure is colorful because of the layers and layers of spray paint put on by the countless graffiti artists over many years.

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