SCENERY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SCENERY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Letter: Tour of Utah is clogging our roads http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58287816-82/race-utah-roads-tour.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58287816-82/race-utah-roads-tour.html.csp">Letter: Tour of Utah is clogging our roads</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T11:41:19.759-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 11:41AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I perused sportswriter Kurt Kragthorpe’s article about the Tour of Utah (bicycle race). He writes the “race has come a long ways.” In my opinion the race should go a long ways — away from Utah’s scenic highways and byways. These riders aren’t enjoying the scenery. They are looking at the bike in front of them or the road 20 feet out. I am tired of getting caught up in and having to wait for bicycle races on Utah roads. Roads are funded by motor vehicle and fuel taxes, not bicycles. I want to tr...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58287816@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 11:41:19 MDT Utah Hike of the Week: Emerald Pools in Zion National Park http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58004506-117/pool-red-pools-trail.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58004506-117/pool-red-pools-trail.html.csp">Utah Hike of the Week: Emerald Pools in Zion National Park</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-25T21:14:47.724-06:00">Updated Jun 25, 2014 09:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Details • Emerald Pools is one of the most famous hikes in Zion National Park, and with good reason. It’s challenging without being exhausting, and contains some beautiful scenery, including both the pools and the red rocks. To avoid the crowds, go early. Each pool can be hiked on its own, but it’s really worth seeing all three —Lower, Middle and Upper. The hike is located inside the park, across from Zion Lodge on the shuttle route. The Lower and Middle pool trails start in the same place, ...</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> 58004506@www.sltrib.com Wed, 25 Jun 2014 21:14:47 MDT