HIKING - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/HIKING News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Child falls to death in Yellowstone canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58309810-68/yellowstone-canyon-park-child.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58309810-68/yellowstone-canyon-park-child.html.csp">Child falls to death in Yellowstone canyon</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">THe Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T13:39:09.712-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 01:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Yellowstone National Park, Wyo. • A young girl has died after falling about 550 feet while hiking in Yellowstone National Park. The National Park Service says the accident occurred Sunday morning in the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. The victim’s name, age and hometown have not been released. According to the Park Service, the girl and members of her family were hiking down a trail on the north side of the canyon to the Brink of the Lower Falls overlook. The agency says the child apparently st...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58309810@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:39:09 MDT Recreation: Hiking meetup group stokes new relationships http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58177411-117/group-hike-hiking-meetup.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58177411-117/group-hike-hiking-meetup.html.csp">Recreation: Hiking meetup group stokes new relationships</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brennan Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T16:43:14.059-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 04:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seven hikers gathered just east of the Utah Capitol as the last light of day shone through the thick and humid summer air. The group of almost complete strangers was set for a short night hike in Memory Grove, hoping to beat out the rain promised by the cloud cover above. This is the Wasatch Hikers and Outdoors Group, comprising people that have usually never met, but all enjoy getting out for recreation in the mountains, forests and deserts of Utah. Formed on the networking site Meetup, the...</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> 58177411@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:43:14 MDT