Utah State Parks Blog

UAA raises 3rd Kiosk with help from the Sage Riders

Posted on: October 25th, 2016

The volunteers are at it again! Members from the Utah ATV Association and the Sage Riders Motorcycle Club came together to help build an OHV Kiosk in Juab County near Cherry Creek. In total, 16 volunteers lent their sweat and hard work to the construction effort. The group consisted of both experienced riders and others with […]

Utah Snowmobile Association Volunteers Push Through The Cold

Posted on: October 19th, 2016

It’s getting cold outside; but to outdoor lovers, this means the fun is just about to start. But before the fun in the snow can begin, there is plenty of work that needs to get done first. Much of the work across the state is supplemented by volunteers. Volunteers from the Utah Snowmobile Association chose […]

Private Partners Team Up With State, Federal Agencies for Trail System Upkeep

Posted on: October 19th, 2016

Everyone loves OHV trails, but very few go out of their way and look for ways to directly help keep trails a safe, fun, and clean place for everyone. Ray Golden, manager of the Ticaboo Resort, along with his staff, have been working diligently towards this goal. The Ticaboo Resort has helped host the local […]

Tips: Boating in Cold Water

Posted on: October 19th, 2016

Temperatures are dropping, which means so is the water at your favorite Utah boating spots. So, before heading out, we’ve put together some tips to help keep you safe and warm. Boating season is almost over, so get out and enjoy yourself before the ice comes in! 1) Check the Weather Check at least 3 […]

Check Out Our October Events

Posted on: October 14th, 2016

It’s that time of year again! The temperature is dropping, the leaves are changing, and goblins, ghosts and ghouls will soon be the norm. With so many possibilities and fun things happening around Utah this October, we’ve decided to give you a list of our favorite Utah State Park activities you can check out this month. […]

The 2016 Bison Roundup is Here!

Posted on: October 14th, 2016

ANTELOPE ISLAND STATE PARK – The 2016 Antelope Island Bison Roundup is just around the corner, and this year’s event will feature some new updates while still keeping true to an exciting tradition with rich history. Held each year at Antelope Island State Park, the Bison Roundup is a primary tool utilized to help ensure […]

Plane Makes Emergency Landing In Great Salt Lake

Posted on: October 13th, 2016

GREAT SALT LAKE – A plane occupied by a single person was forced to make a controlled landing into the Great Salt Lake Thursday. The pilot, an adult male, was flying the plane when its engine failed and he was forced to make a controlled landing into the water near Stansbury Island at 12:45 p.m. […]

Join Us at the 2nd Annual Yuba Dog Run!

Posted on: October 13th, 2016

Few things are better for a dog-lover than spending some quality time with their furry family member. Yuba State Park feels the same way, and to help keep you and your dog outside and active, they are hosting their 2nd Annual Dog Run. Held on October 15, the dog run is a 5k course where […]

Volunteers Brave Cold, Repair Fence on Public Lands Day

Posted on: October 4th, 2016

While many people celebrate National Public Lands Day by going outside to hike, ride or swim; there are others who see it as an opportunity to help. Three different clubs – the Northern Utah ATV Trail Riders, Wasatch Outlaw Wheelers, and Public Lands Equal Access Alliance – came together with rangers from the Logan Ranger […]

9th Annual Utah Snow, Avalanche Workshop

Posted on: October 3rd, 2016

Join us at the Southtown Expo Center for this year’s Utah Snow and Avalanche Expo! This is winter and snow professionals from across the west meet to share there knowledge of avalanche danger and safety. This is the ONLY workshop of this kind in Utah and is open to public. Here, you’ll learn from forecasters, […]