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For Utah's Sundance Film Festival's audiences and filmmakers, the Story is Utah, one with many visions and interpretations and where revolutions are encouraged.

To outsiders, Utah’s liquor laws might seem a little archaic. And that’s despite a recent amendment that allowed beer of up to 5% ABV (alcohol by volume) to be sold in grocery stores and poured on draft, up from its previous limit of 4% (aka 3.2% by weight).

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Kanab: It's About the Sizzle

A remote small town draws inspiration from wilderness to elevate its culinary scene

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Rolling Slickrock on Gooseberry Mesa

Utah resident and tour guide Katharina Merchant shares her "backyard" mountain biking.

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High, Lonesome Wilderness

Pursue solitude, extended moments of introspection, cutthroat trout and the Milky Way in Utah's Uinta Mountains.

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Cycling Zion

Pro cyclist TJ Eisenhart finds moments of nirvana on Kolob Terrace Road

Play More Than Coffee

More Than Coffee

Get to know Utah's coffee community, then read our (g)roundup for top spots on your next vacation.

Play The Salt of Sound

The Salt of Sound

Follow public radio DJ and blues musician "Bad" Brad Wheeler on a tour of his favorite music venues in downtown Salt Lake City.

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Robert Redford Sets the Sundance Scene

Actor, director and Utah enthusiast Robert Redford shares the story of Sundance Mountain Resort.

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Cycling the Alpine Loop

Follow professional cyclist and Utah native TJ Eisenhart as he takes on one of his favorite scenic bike trails, the Alpine Loop.

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Insider's Guide to Ogden with AndShesDopeToo

Follow the family behind AndShesDopeToo on a tour of their Ogden favorites.

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Utah at 15 mph

Utah is a superb destination for family bike tours. Everything here is better by bike: the scenery is grander, the wildlife sightings more frequent, each mile covered is more special.

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Fishing on the Green

A father passes the fly fishing torch in this iconic image of paternal bonding.

Play Roaming Grand Staircase–Escalante

Roaming Grand Staircase–Escalante

Follow guide and photographer Ace Kvale and his doggo Genghis Khan as they explore the red rock canyons and vast wilderness of this national monument.

Play Music of the Cottonwoods

Music of the Cottonwoods

Discover the sound of two iconic Utah bands whose music is inspired by their love of life and nature.

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Uganda to Utah: Building an Olympic Dream Run

Watch the story of Olympic hopeful and snowboarder Brolin Mawejje’s journey from Uganda to Salt Lake City’s Wasatch Mountains where he trains.

Play Utah's Original Jazz

Utah's Original Jazz

Joe McQueen is a music scene icon in Utah with a repertoire that reaches as far back as the early 1900's to today's modern jazz and his own original jazz songs.

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Skiing Utah Red Rock

Follow professional skier Rachael Burks as she skis, eats and stargazes her way through Brian Head Ski Resort in Southern Utah.

Play Capturing the Milky Way

Capturing the Milky Way

Head out on a night sky photo shoot with amateur photographer Prajit Ravindran and see what a gem the Utah night sky can be.

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Knobby Tired Nomads

Follow these Knobby Tired Nomads on a 4-day, 150 mile bikepacking trip through Southwest Utah.

Play A Guided Hike Through Nature's Masterworks

A Guided Hike Through Nature's Masterworks

Follow Kanab guide Nick Smith to non-technical slot canyon in Southern Utah

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The primary reason for a ski vacation is the skiing, but it’s also the ability to get away from your daily routine and relax in the mountains. Everyone may have their own definition of what it means to chill out — whether it’s retreating to a remote resort or staying somewhere in the thick of the action — but that’s why there are plenty of varied lodging options near Utah ski resorts.

With the seemingly endless opportunities for families to create their own Utah ski vacation, starting at the beginning may be intimidating, but it’s almost impossible to go wrong. Consider four different home-base options in the state, and then choose your perfect trip from there.

The history of Utah is filled with female pioneers, politicians, professionals, and parents banding together to move the State and country in exciting and even historic ways. Today, you can find many such women on the ski lifts at Snowbird. They draw inspiration and strength from the mountain and one another to make great things happen and thoroughly enjoy themselves along the way.

Here’s what you can expect at one of Ogden’s most popular winter events, the Wasatch Yeti Bash. This event is free to attend and a big draw to the area celebrating Ogden’s role as a winter destination, art hub and overall fun place to be.