Recreation

The 'Pangeos Terayacht' would be shaped like a giant turtle (Photo courtesy of Lazzarini Design Stu...
Julia Buckley, CNN

Gigantic floating city design could become the world’s largest boat

A full-on "floating city" according to Lazzarini, the yacht will have space for hotels, shopping malls, parks and even ports for smaller ships and aircraft to get guests there in style.
9 days ago
Ski resorts...
Elizabeth Weiler

When are ski resorts opening in Utah?

SALT LAKE CITY — Winter is well underway in the beehive state. With an arctic front coming in, ski resorts across Utah are pushing up their opening days.  Although many mountains and ski resorts have not seen high totals of snow, you an still ride on man-made powder.  If you’re heading to the mountain today […]
9 days ago
FILE - In this photo provided by the National Park Service is the Abyss Pool hot spring in the sout...
The Associated Press

Foot found in Yellowstone hot pool ID’d as that of LA man

Yellowstone National Park officials say a foot found in July belongs to a 70-year-old man from California.
10 days ago
Deer Valley Ski Resort...
Waverly Golden

Deer Valley Resort moves opening date after recent snowfall

Ideal temperatures and over 60 inches of snowfall have made it possible for Deer Valley Resort to open early this year. 
11 days ago
riders are pictured on a lagoon rollercoaster, lagoon announced primordial will be its newest ride...
Elizabeth Weiler

Lagoon announces new rollercoaster ‘Primordial”

Utah's Lagoon Amusement Park is adding another rollercoaster, Primordial, to its roster and it will be ready to ride this upcoming 2023 season.
11 days ago
sleigh rides in utah are pictured, a horse drawn sleigh is pictured...
Alejandro Lucero

Utah DWR offering horse-drawn sleigh and wagon rides for the first time in two years

Sleigh rides in Utah have been on pause for the last two years at the Hardware Wildlife Management Area, but they're finally back.
12 days ago
New pickleball courts in South Jordan, Utah, account for the sport's growing popularity in Utah and...
Chandler Holt

More pickleball courts (and more players) coming to South Jordan

The addition of pickleball courts in South Jordan comes as the sport increases in popularity in Utah and across the country.
12 days ago
Utah transportation officials warn Utah skiers about potential traffic problems during the 2022-202...
Aimee Cobabe

Message to Utah skiers from UDOT about traffic — plan ahead

A driver shortage is one of the traffic issues affecting Utah skiers during the 2022-2023 ski season. Growing crowds and traffic are others.
13 days ago
Cynthia Chavez Lamar (San Felipe Pueblo/Hopi/Tewa/Navajo), director of the Smithsonian's National M...
By Zoe Sottile, CNN

National Native American Veterans Memorial formally dedicated at a ceremony in Washington, D.C

Hundreds of Native American veterans gathered in D.C. for the dedication of the National Museum of the American Indian's National Native Americans Veterans Memorial.
14 days ago
Image of the Morning Glory Bridge Trail in Moab (Photo courtesy of Utah.com)...
Chandler Holt

Canyoneering guide dead after climbing accident in Moab

A female Canyoneering guide out of Salt Lake City died following a climbing accident on Saturday around 2 p.m.
14 days ago
Dallas Air Show Crash...
Susannah Cullinane, CNN

A pair of vintage military aircraft collided at a Texas air show. Here are the latest developments

A Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress and a Bell P-63 Kingcobra collided and crashed at the Wings Over Dallas air show around 1:20 p.m. on Saturday, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.
15 days ago
Park City Mountain Resort in Park City Utah announced it's opening will be several days earlier tha...
Simone Seikaly

Park City Mountain Resort announces earlier opening day

Park City Mountain Resort said the Nov. 16 opening is the earliest the mountain has opened since 1996.
16 days ago
Bear Lake Winter Activities...
Mark Jones

Safety tips for those wanting to enjoy the winter outdoors

The Utah Office of Tourism is offering three winter safety tips for people wanting to get out and enjoy the snow.
17 days ago
Ski lift at Brian Head Resort. The Brian Head Resort will open the 2022-23 ski season on Friday.
Ph...
Adam Small

Ski resorts continue opening around the state

Ski resorts around the state are opening. Thanks to the increased level of snowfall resorts are pushing their opening days earlier.
17 days ago
Brighton resort...
Mark Jones

Brighton Resort to open for ski season on Friday

Brighton Resort will open the 2022-23 ski season on Friday, according to a news release. The resort has received roughly 60 inches of snow since Oct. 22.
18 days ago
A little girl is pictured next to christmas trees, fourth graders will get a free christmas tree pe...
Kate Davis and Samantha Herrera

Fourth graders get free permit to cut Christmas trees this year

Fourth graders can get a free Christmas Tree permit this holiday season thanks to a federal program aimed at getting kids out in nature.
19 days ago
To celebrate Veterans Day, The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources announced two DWR-owned shooting...
Devin Oldroyd

This Veterans Day, vets and active military can shoot for free at these two shooting ranges

This Veterans Day, The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources announced two shooting ranges will be free for past and current military members.
19 days ago
moon, science...
Mark Jones

Utahns could see total eclipse of moon Tuesday, weather permitting

Weather permitting, Utahns will have an opportunity early Tuesday morning to view a total eclipse of the moon.
23 days ago
Utah Red Cross encourages blood donations....
Waverly Golden

Utah Red Cross announces new partnership to encourage blood donations

Utah Red Cross is launching the "Together We Give" blood drive campaign in partnership with Allegiant for the month of November.
23 days ago
Ski resorts...
Samantha Herrera

Solitude opening a week early after recent snowfall

Solitude Mountain Resort announced it would push it's opening a week early after originally planning to open on Nov. 18.
23 days ago
Ski lift at Brian Head Resort. The Brian Head Resort will open the 2022-23 ski season on Friday.
Ph...
Mark Jones

Brian Head Resort to open for ski season on Friday

Brian Head Resort will open for the 2022-23 ski season on Friday. It will mark the earliest the resort has ever opened, and the 4th earliest ever in Utah.
24 days ago
Police in West Bountiful have advised residents to shelter in place as they deal with a domestic vi...
Mark Jones

Body of Utah man found in Wupatki National Monument in Arizona

A Utah man was found dead Monday morning inside Wupatki National Monument in Arizona.
25 days ago
View from my son's seats at the game...
Amanda Dickson

Opinion: BYU fans — please don’t boo your team

Aiden's first game in a college stadium was the BYU vs. Baylor game this year. He talked about his sport-induced joy for days.
29 days ago
Sam Baker was in a climbing harness "before he could walk" his dad said. (Photo courtesy of Joe Bak...
Andy Rose and Aya Elamroussi, CNN

8-year-old boy becomes youngest person to climb California’s El Capitan

An 8-year-old boy became the youngest person to finish climbing El Capitan in California's Yosemite National Park on Friday
29 days ago

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