8 Best Hikes Near Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City is the capital of the state of Utah, located in the western half of the United States. The city was built upon an ancient lake bed in a desert ecosystem and sits at just over 4,000 feet in elevation. The city experiences the extremes of the seasons: stifling heat in the summer … Read more

5 Incredible Free Campsites in Utah (Near National Parks & Attractions!)

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 Utah is home to thousands of campgrounds dispersed all over the state. With nearly 75% of the land being public, campers have an unlimited option when it comes to free campsites in Utah! Yes, free! Sure, Utah’s State Parks and National Parks have their own beautiful campsites but if you truly want to live life … Read more

17 Reasons Why Utah Is Pretty Much Another Planet

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I’ll admit it: prior to going to Utah, my knowledge of the state was entirely gained from South Park parodies of Mormons. But this state, with its five national parks — the third most national parks in a single state after California and Alaska — and countless under the radar state parks and hidden hikes, … Read more