Karen Azenberg, artistic director of Pioneer Theatre Company, reveals the magic happening behind the scenes at this fully professional theatre in-residence at the University of Utah.
The best way to explore the vast wild expanses of Canyonlands National Park's Needles district is on foot. A well-prepared and properly equipped adventurer will find plenty of places to go hiking, backpacking and exploring in this rugged and remote section of the park.
Opportunities for wellness and adventure abound in Southwestern Utah's Red Rock Country. Gaze at the night sky instead of a screen, hike trails, watch wildlife, embrace nature, and explore within yourself.
Watch Utah cyclist TJ Eisenhart climb Zion National Park’s Kolob Terrace Road. It’s a one-of-a-kind ride that transitions from red rock desert to green valley plateaus, and concludes with pines trees and the possibility of snow in the off-season.
Unless you are an experienced river rat and are lucky, chances are slim that you’ll snag a permit to take a multi-day trip down the Green River. Here are five reasons why you should hire an experienced outfitter.
Hidden bars and speakeasies are in vogue. This vogue is especially relevant for Utahns who might feel uncommon liquor laws echo those of the 1920s. But very few of these hidden bars offer live jazz. Prohibition laws created jazz. The Rabbithole offers a premium version of this music in a rendition of its original historical setting every Wednesday.
The Sheep Creek and Spirit Lake Scenic Backways are a combination of paved and dirt roads off S.R. 44 within the Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area. These gorgeous routes will guide you through impressive geological features and to the high country of the Uinta Mountains.
When legendary saxophonist Joe McQueen moved to Ogden in the 1940s, he could not have predicted Utah would have such a flourishing jazz scene in the 21st century. McQueen played here with famous swing and bebop musicians including Lester Young, Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Dizzy Gillespie, and Charlie Parker, Eight decades later, Utah is home to its own set of jazz legends. One does not have to search hard to find live jazz every night of the week.
Tuacahn Amphitheatre uses their natural red rock surroundings to enhance their musical productions, culminating in a live theatrical experience unlike anywhere else.
AndShesDopeToo is a worldwide adventure community of women run by Jennifer and Taylor Killian from Ogden, Utah. This insider's guide video highlights their unparalleled access to both the outdoors and the city's "fun counterculture vibe" at the foot of the mighty Wasatch Mountains.