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Weekend Getaway: Lava Hot Springs, Idaho

Weekend Getaway: Lava Hot Springs, Idaho December 24, 2011 | Inexpensive, Lodging, Outdoor Recreation, Things to Do, Travel Tips, Weekend Trips, Winter Activities | Read More
Lava Hot Springs in Summer (Edgar Zuniga Jr. image; www.flickr.com) As winter sets firmly into Utah, it can prove quite refreshing to experience a change of scenery. Despite the excellent skiing and winter recreation surrounding Salt Lake City, the valley smog and weekly routine can become oppressive...

Salt Lake City’s Best Hikes

Salt Lake City’s Best Hikes July 25, 2011 | Outdoor Recreation, Summer Activities, Things to Do | Read More
One look at Salt Lake City and it’s easy to see why so many come here for outdoor recreation. With a valley floor elevation of roughly 4,200 feet, and peaks in the nearby Wasatch Mountains rising to 11,928 feet at Mt. Nebo, the area has almost 8,000 vertical feet of relief — more than 1.5 miles....
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