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The Utah Symphony Mighty 5® Tour at Zion National Park

Posted on August 21, 2014 9:54AM by Red Oelerich

Red Oelerich, of OutdoorUtah.com, attends the Utah Symphony Mighty 5® Tour at Zion National Park and tells all about the music and activities in the beautiful red rock setting. 
Author: Red Oelerich

Red Oelerich of Outdoor Utah, has been involved in the Utah Tourism industry for over 25 years. In the early 1990s, Oelerich took over the publication Bicycle Utah and since that time and transformed it from a 24-page magazine promoting cycling to an 88-page publication promoting all aspects of warm-weather outdoor recreation in Utah. The magazine has since been renamed the Outdoor Utah Adventure Guide to reflect the diversity and opportunity of recreation possibilities and has grown from 30,000 in circulation at its inception to over 250,000 today. OutdoorUtah.com

Monique Beeley has been with the company for twelve years and is the publisher, photographer and photo editor of the Outdoor Utah Adventure Guide. A Logan native, she currently resides in Park City with her five-year-old daughter, Kya. A former ski instructor, Monique participates in all the outdoor activities the company promotes, but lists mountain biking, stand-up paddleboarding and canyoneering as her favorites. She sits on the board of directors of the Utah Hotel & Lodging Association, Utah Guides & Outfitters Association, Friends of Utah State Parks and is active in Women in Tourism. Accompanying photos taken by Monique Beeley.

The Utah Symphony Mighty 5® Tour at Bryce Canyon National Park

Posted on August 19, 2014 3:07PM by Red Oelerich

Red Oelerich, of OutdoorUtah.com, reports on the Utah Symphony Mighty 5® Tour stop at Bryce Canyon National Park, with lots of fun, food, and recreation.
Author: Red Oelerich

Red Oelerich of Outdoor Utah, has been involved in the Utah Tourism industry for over 25 years. In the early 1990s, Oelerich took over the publication Bicycle Utah and since that time and transformed it from a 24-page magazine promoting cycling to an 88-page publication promoting all aspects of warm-weather outdoor recreation in Utah. The magazine has since been renamed the Outdoor Utah Adventure Guide to reflect the diversity and opportunity of recreation possibilities and has grown from 30,000 in circulation at its inception to over 250,000 today. OutdoorUtah.com

Monique Beeley has been with the company for twelve years and is the publisher, photographer and photo editor of the Outdoor Utah Adventure Guide. A Logan native, she currently resides in Park City with her five-year-old daughter, Kya. A former ski instructor, Monique participates in all the outdoor activities the company promotes, but lists mountain biking, stand-up paddleboarding and canyoneering as her favorites. She sits on the board of directors of the Utah Hotel & Lodging Association, Utah Guides & Outfitters Association, Friends of Utah State Parks and is active in Women in Tourism. Accompanying photos taken by Monique Beeley.

The Utah Symphony Mighty 5® Tour Near Arches and Canyonlands National Parks

Posted on August 16, 2014 12:40PM by Red Oelerich

Red Oelerich, of OutdoorUtah.com, shares his experiences at the Utah Symphony Mighty 5 ®Tour concert near Arches and Canyonlands National Parks in Moab, including some great hikes at Devil's Garden.  
Author: Red Oelerich

Red Oelerich of Outdoor Utah, has been involved in the Utah Tourism industry for over 25 years. In the early 1990s, Oelerich took over the publication Bicycle Utah and since that time and transformed it from a 24-page magazine promoting cycling to an 88-page publication promoting all aspects of warm-weather outdoor recreation in Utah. The magazine has since been renamed the Outdoor Utah Adventure Guide to reflect the diversity and opportunity of recreation possibilities and has grown from 30,000 in circulation at its inception to over 250,000 today. OutdoorUtah.com

Monique Beeley has been with the company for twelve years and is the publisher, photographer and photo editor of the Outdoor Utah Adventure Guide. A Logan native, she currently resides in Park City with her five-year-old daughter, Kya. A former ski instructor, Monique participates in all the outdoor activities the company promotes, but lists mountain biking, stand-up paddleboarding and canyoneering as her favorites. She sits on the board of directors of the Utah Hotel & Lodging Association, Utah Guides & Outfitters Association, Friends of Utah State Parks and is active in Women in Tourism. Accompanying photos taken by Monique Beeley.

Hiking, Kayaking, Ice Fishing & More Winter Fun in Utah's State Parks

Posted on January 3, 2014 9:40AM by Andrew Dash Gillman

Nine destinations to add to your life list: from hiking Antelope Island to ice fishing the Wasatch Back, Utah's state parks offer a wide range of winter activities.

First Day Hikes in five of Utah's state parks kicked off 2014 the right way and four state park reservoirs are hosting an ice-fishing tournament.

Author: Andrew Dash Gillman

Andrew Dash Gillman once had a moustache. He enjoys reading, writing, walking his dog, running, hiking, bicycle-riding, bouldering, camping in Utah, cooking and drinking a good cup of coffee, among other things. Andrew on Google+

Out and About on Thanksgiving

Posted on November 27, 2013 2:13PM by Andrew Dash Gillman

Turkey or no turkey, take advantage of a great weekend in Utah. With clement weather in the valleys and snow on the mountains, there's outdoor adventure or indoor culture for every taste.
Author: Andrew Dash Gillman

Andrew Dash Gillman once had a moustache. He enjoys reading, writing, walking his dog, running, hiking, bicycle-riding, bouldering, camping in Utah, cooking and drinking a good cup of coffee, among other things. Andrew on Google+

Nebo Loop National Scenic Byway

Posted on October 23, 2013 3:00PM by Andrew Dash Gillman

"Get up early, get the family together and pull the old classic out of the garage." Auto tourism and classic hikes in the crisp fall air of the Mount Nebo National Scenic Byway.
Author: Andrew Dash Gillman

Andrew Dash Gillman once had a moustache. He enjoys reading, writing, walking his dog, running, hiking, bicycle-riding, bouldering, camping in Utah, cooking and drinking a good cup of coffee, among other things. Andrew on Google+

The Stansbury Island Experience

Posted on May 7, 2013 6:41AM by Jay Kinghorn

The dry grasses rustled noisily around my ankles as the smell of salt, earth and desert mingled in the breeze. Below, the Great Salt Lake reflected hues of turquoise and deep blue as a lone pickup ...
Author: Jay Kinghorn

Jay Kinghorn is the newest member of the Utah Office of Tourism team. He arrived in Utah first as a tourist, then as a transplant. His adventures big-wall climbing have largely been replaced with fatherly expeditions with his wife and two year old, though he still gets out mountain biking and trail running on a regular basis.