HIKERS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/HIKERS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Photos: Utah hikers tweet fall colors from the trail http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58537035-117/photos-fall-utah-utahhikes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58537035-117/photos-fall-utah-utahhikes.html.csp">Photos: Utah hikers tweet fall colors from the trail</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-19T13:51:18.87-06:00">Updated Oct 19, 2014 01:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fall hikes in Utah mean cool weather and colorful photos. Hikers hit the trail and tweeted the views this month. Click through the photos to see the sights. Follow us on Twitter and tag us in your photos: @Utahhikes.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58537035@www.sltrib.com Sun, 19 Oct 2014 13:51:18 MDT Utah Hike of the week: Willard Basin Trailhead http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58497168-117/amp-willard-peak-trail.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58497168-117/amp-willard-peak-trail.html.csp">Utah Hike of the week: Willard Basin Trailhead</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-09T08:03:00.509-06:00">Updated Oct 9, 2014 08:03AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Directions • From Interstate 15, take exit 362 (Brigham City) to Highway 91. Take the first Mantua exit. Once in Mantua, go south on Main Street, which becomes Willard Peak Road. Continue on the road, which will turn from pavement to a rocky, dirt path. The trailhead can be found after about 8 miles of bumpy road. Before reaching the end of the road at Inspiration Point, drivers will see a small campground to the right. The Willard Basin trailhead is directly across the road. A high-clearance v...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58497168@www.sltrib.com Thu, 09 Oct 2014 08:03:00 MDT Hikers rescued after chilly night at Bridal Veil Falls http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58491594-78/hikers-bridal-chilly-deputy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58491594-78/hikers-bridal-chilly-deputy.html.csp">Hikers rescued after chilly night at Bridal Veil Falls</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob mIms</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-06T11:15:49.216-06:00">Updated Oct 6, 2014 11:15AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah County Search and Rescue crews located two male hikers stranded overnight on the Bridal Veil Falls trail and safely led them back down early Monday morning. The men were examined by paramedics and found to be chilly but in good condition. They were released about 6 a.m. , public safety dispatchers confirmed. The duo, who were lightly clad and not prepared for near-freezing temperatures when darkness fell Sunday night, were forced to halt their descent about halfway down the mountain. They c...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58491594@www.sltrib.com Mon, 06 Oct 2014 11:15:49 MDT Recreation: Boulder Mail Trail offers both history and amazing views http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58339802-117/boulder-trail-mail-hike.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58339802-117/boulder-trail-mail-hike.html.csp">Recreation: Boulder Mail Trail offers both history and amazing views</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T22:51:04.662-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 10:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boulder • You know the old cliche of walking seven miles through snow to get to school. Well, what do you think the old-timers did to get the mail? You can find out, and experience it for yourself, with a trip down the Boulder Mail Trail. The trail links Boulder and Escalante and marks the old route that brave souls traversed to get the mail from one town to the other. We say brave because parts of the hike follow sketchy lines along slick rock. However, the joy of the trail is in the variety...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58339802@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 22:51:04 MDT