Arches National Park to weigh future of timed entry program as park closures return

Security camera footage of a long vehicle line outside of Arches National Park after 7:30 a.m. on March 25. Park officials have temporarily closed off entry to the park every day since Oct. 4 because parking lots have filled up.

Security camera footage of a long vehicle line outside of Arches National Park after 7:30 am on March 25. Park officials have temporarily closed off entry to the park every day since Oct. 4 because parking lots have filled up. (Arches National Park) Estimated read time: 4-5 minutes MOAB — The long car lines and … Read more

This new approach to buying vacation rentals is exploding in popularity

This new approach to buying vacation rentals is exploding in popularity

Estimated read time: 4-5 minutes As the weather is beginning to cool, you’re probably considering your next warm climate getaway to sunny Southern Utah. Many Utahns make frequent trips to the St. George area but are increasingly weary of paying expensive nightly rental prices every time you take the family down. No doubt you’ve thought … Read more

The Housing Crisis Is Invigorating Efforts to Reform Small-Town Zoning Codes in Vermont | Development | Seven Days

The Housing Crisis Is Invigorating Efforts to Reform Small-Town Zoning Codes in Vermont |  Development |  Seven Days

click to enlarge The village of White River Junction shows what smart growth can look like. Close to 250 units of multifamily housing have been added to the downtown district in the past decade, said Lori Hirshfield, director of the Department of Planning and Development for the Town of Hartford, which includes the … Read more

Snowbasin’s annual SnowWiesn Oktoberfest is brewing up mountain fun

Snowbasin's annual SnowWiesn Oktoberfest is brewing up mountain fun

Estimated read time: 3-4 minutes If you’ve ever dreamed of enjoying a tall stein of locally brewed beer in a stunning alpine backdrop, well, there’s no need to book that flight to Bavaria. This fall, Snowbasin is treating its customers to a thoroughly European affair with its annual SnowWiesen Oktoberfest celebration at the ski resort, … Read more

Car Camping in Paradise | Movies | Style Weekly

Car Camping in Paradise |  Movies |  Style Weekly

Every once in awhile, I’ll see a film that makes me want to be outside in what I consider to be humanity’s true church: nature. The quiet and simple little indie picture, “A Love Song,” written and directed by Max Walker-Silverman, is such a movie – even if its two main characters are mostly car … Read more

It’s finally time to buy a vacation rental in St. George

It's finally time to buy a vacation rental in St. George

Estimated read time: 4-5 minutes You probably love to vacation but are tired of paying expensive nightly rental prices every time you take the family to your favorite destination. No doubt you’ve thought to yourself, “Wouldn’t it be great if we just owned our own vacation home?” But who has the time or money to … Read more

8 of Utah’s best fall activities and destinations

8 of Utah's best fall activities and destinations

Estimated read time: 5-6 minutes Pumpkin-flavored treats and drinks, Halloween, cooler weather and color-changing leaves are universally-loved aspects of the fall. But there are unique advantages to living in Utah once the seasons start to shift. The fall colors are already appearing at higher elevations, the college football season is already underway, pumpkin patches are … Read more

‘You need to be in control’: Professional race car drivers share safe driving tips for Utah roads

'You need to be in control': Professional race car drivers share safe driving tips for Utah roads

Estimated read time: 3-4 minutes TOOELE — Professional race car drivers know a thing or two about managing a car and doing it safely. At their speeds, their lives depend on it. Their advice can also apply to drivers getting from point A to point B. Drivers at Utah Motorsports Campus shared the tools they … Read more

Jazz legend Joe Ingles’s stunning Salt Lake home is on the market

Jazz legend Joe Ingles's stunning Salt Lake home is on the market

Estimated read time: 2-3 minutes Professional sports fans can take their adoration for former Utah Jazz basketball player Joe Ingles to a whole new level with the purchase of his Salt Lake City estate. The property, which features a beautiful two-story cape-style home at the edge of Emigration Canyon, is listed at $3,500,000. It includes … Read more

Tired of paying for expensive vacation rentals? One Utah startup is changing how you vacation

Tired of paying for expensive vacation rentals? One Utah startup is changing how you vacation

Estimated read time: 4-5 minutes Temperatures are rising and you’re ready to get out of town. But when it comes to planning out your trip and accommodations, is Airbnb really the best option? It’s true that short-term rental companies like Airbnb and VRBO offer a wide variety of destinations and amenities. But their prices and … Read more