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Hiking Utah
Tribune Reporters
By Nate Carlisle, Jason Bergreen, Erin Alberty and Brett Prettyman
Updated on Apr 23, 2014 09:22PM

Laramie, Wyo. • Just picture Laramie in March and April: Crusts of dirty frozen leftover snow, brown stubs of grass, and that relentless biting ice-cold wind blowing up your s...

Updated on Apr 19, 2014 09:44PM

There’s still snow in the mountains, but it’s melting fast, and hikers are taking the advantage.

Here’s another collection of tweets from Utah’s ...

Updated on Apr 18, 2014 07:17AM

Maybe he’s just trying to get Utah residents to buy his new book, but travel writer Christopher Elliott tweeted his way through the Beehive State last week and gushed complime...

Updated on Apr 22, 2014 10:12PM

Directions • What’s better than a brand-new trail?

The latest section of the Bonneville Shoreline Trail, the system that winds thro...

Updated on Apr 13, 2014 09:20PM

A week of good weather sent hikers onto the trails.

Here are some recent tweets and photos from Utah’s hiking trails.

Updated on Apr 15, 2014 09:44PM

Directions • From State Road 59, turn east in Hildale onto Utah Avenue. Follow it 2.1 miles. It becomes Canyon Street. Continue eight-tenths of a mile as the street wi...

Updated on Apr 6, 2014 01:50PM

Hike of the Week has been so popular for so long, we decided to make it a daily happening.

Follow our @Utahhikes Twitter account as every morning...

Updated on Apr 4, 2014 04:23PM

A lot of hemming and hawing went into this season’s Hike of the Week premier: Angels Landing.

For years we have resisted posting this hike because...

Updated on Apr 9, 2014 04:47PM

Directions • We’re kicking off 2014 Hikes of the Week with the Grand Poobah of southern Utah hikes: Angels Landing in Zion National Park.

Updated on Apr 3, 2014 10:54AM
LOWA is taking it popular Renegade GTX best-selling boot and converting it into a winter model. The Renegade Ice comes with G3 gripping fibers embedded in the soles. The boots come with leather uppers...

Updated on Feb 5, 2014 11:41AM

A high definition camera built into these Zeal Optics goggles provides a stable and more accurate point-of-view for video and pictures. The view finder is in the goggles. An app on your phone allow...

Updated on Feb 5, 2014 11:36AM
The three season Stormin boot from Kamik has a neoprene upper and a Zeus RubberHe outsole. Kamik says the boot is 23 percent lighter than other neoprene boots and include an anti-bacterial treatment t...

Updated on Feb 5, 2014 11:32AM
Easton Outfitters out of Salt Lake, has revamped its Artica snowshoe line and produced new Composite Deck snowshoes for 2014. The revamp has also led to a price reduction dropping prices on the Artica...

Updated on Feb 5, 2014 11:27AM

Got an early hiker? KEEN is ready for them; at least to make them look like one. KEEN has taken its popular Targhee boot for adults and made it available for infants ranging in sizes from 0 to 24 m...

Updated on Feb 5, 2014 11:27AM
The TopoCharger is an iPhone case doubles the battery life of your phone, which is nothing new, but it also doubles as a detailed mapping system of each state in the country through MyTopo. Small chip...

Updated on Feb 5, 2014 11:03AM

The Lighthouse 250 lantern from Goal Zero not only lights up the night, but also serves as a portable charging device for mobile devices. The Lighthouse can be charged with a solar panel, through...

Updated on Feb 5, 2014 10:57AM
The Phantom may have the corner on the making-people-look-at-you market and it might even keep you warm. Mountain Hardwear attempts to prevent cold spots with full-baffle construction and 800-fill dow...

Updated on Feb 5, 2014 10:56AM
This “100 percent” American company continues its growth in the industry by adding designs to the industry-wide traditional - read that as boring - hiking socks. Fall 2014 models like the Bend will in...

Updated on Feb 5, 2014 10:40AM
Many rain jackets are designed as shells and provide little in the form of warmth. This jacket is for folks who know they will be in wet and cold situations. The shell is stitch-fee and protects 600-f...

Updated on Feb 5, 2014 07:12AM

Like hiking to Rainbow Bridge? Planning on it? The National Park Service wants your input on how to fix the trail and improve it.

A 2013 flood dam...

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