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Guided youth waterfowl hunt

Fri, 16 Aug 2013

If you're a young person who has little or no experience hunting ducks and geese, the Division of Wildlife Resources and the Utah Waterfowl Association have a deal for you

Entries are being accepted through October 15, 2013.

Depending on which unit you have a permit for, you might see wet conditions and more bucks — or fewer deer and drier conditions — when Utah's general archery buck deer hunt starts Aug. 17.

Today this area is popular not only for hang gliders and paragliders, but also RC model glider enthusiasts who fly at the west side of the park.

If you see a wildlife violation occur, calling Utah's Turn in a Poacher (UTiP) hotline is the best way to get an officer to the scene. The hotline — 1-800-662-3337 — is staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Flaming Gorge Fishing Report

Thu, 01 Aug 2013

Fishing is really good right now at the Gorge. If one species isn't biting, move to the next until you find one that is!

Disabled veterans from each of the U.S. military services competed in a Paralympic archery event July 27 at Camp Williams, Utah.

Live bands playing in the Old Church all day Saturday. Impromptu jam sessions all day everyday. Camping available at $5 per vehicle per night.

On Aug. 3, the Division of Wildlife Resources will host its annual Goat Watch on the Tushar Mountains east of Beaver. The event is free.

In Utah, it's fairly easy to find a place to hunt birds. And, in most cases, you only need a hunting license, not a specific permit, to hunt them.

Stop by the Flaming Gorge Dam Visitor Center between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. on July 13 to see and learn about this talented fishing hawk.

DAQ created this survey to gather information about what users of the site find helpful or unhelpful, and what they would like to see added or changed to make the site more effective and easier to use.

Disney’s summer blockbuster, The Lone Ranger, is set, in part, amongst the spectacular cliffs, spires and canyons of Moab and Monument Valley.

Remaining permits are available on a first-come, first-served basis. You must have a valid hunting license or a combination license to buy one of these permits.

Starting July 8, the Division of Wildlife Resources will accept applications for this fall's sage grouse, sharp-tailed grouse and sandhill crane hunts.  

The Lehi Roundup is Underway

Thu, 27 Jun 2013

The Lehi Round-Up Rodeo (part of the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association) is held the last full week of June and is just part of the celebration.

More than 29,000 permits to hunt bull elk with a rifle or muzzleloader in Utah will go on sale at 8 a.m. on June 27.

The 2013 Utah Arts Festival will transform Downtown’s Library and Washington Squares into a four-day playground for art lovers June 20-23.

The Utah DWR has teamed up with Anadarko to give pronghorns south of Vernal some new water sources. The partnership has resulted in establishment of 12 new guzzlers, which provide water to animals in these parched lands.

Rattlesnake safety tips

Mon, 17 Jun 2013

Summer is the time of year when you'll most likely encounter rattlesnakes in Utah. Eight rattlesnake subspecies live in Utah. The most common is the Great Basin rattlesnake, which is found across the state.

This demo will include basic dutch oven cooking, including how to cook a super easy cobbler (with free samples!)

"I’ve learned that taking a newbie fishing, hunting or exploring our great outdoors gives the mentor the same feelings of delight and empowerment."

The USFWS announced that a rule to remove gray wolves from the Endangered Species (ES) list will be placed in the Federal Register for comment. Once the rule is posted, comments will be accepted for 90 days.

Palisade State Park is offering ATV rides right out of the park. They will be having one ride each month on a different trail each ride.

Biologists will be available from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. to help you locate the animals and to answer your questions. Late afternoon until dusk is usually the best time to see the sheep.

Visit the Utah State Parks website for more information.

Help finish the Timpooneke Trailhead, or one of many other projects across the state of Utah.

Applications accepted starting May 29

In each region in Utah, you'll find waters that are easy to access and have large numbers of healthy fish.

Visit as many state parks as you can and complete each of the challenges

Bear safety tips

Tue, 21 May 2013

A fun weekend camping with your family and friends can turn tragic if you do things that lure bears into the area where you're camping.

The trail, which opened on May 18th, passes through seven Utah County cities, including American Fork, Cedar Hills, Highland, Lehi, Lindon, Orem and Pleasant Grove.

The Utah Scenic Print Series features 16 stunning photographs of iconic Utah landscapes

Horseback rides and cabins are can also be reserved online through the park concessionaire.

Check for the status of other seasonal road closures.

The Gold Course is a typical mountain or foothills course with significant elevation change throughout the course and dramatic elevation changes within each hole.

The National Park Foundation is seeking amazing photos from amateur photographers that highlight the best of America's federal lands, national parks and historical sites.

Visit the Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge on Saturday, May 11 from 10 - 3 for an Open House to celebrate the return of amazing migratory birds.

2012 was a big year for firefighters which battled blazes across much of the state. The latest issue of the Straight Tip newsletter by the Utah Fire and Rescue Academy discusses some of their challenges.

These maps help bicyclists make informed decisions about where to ride on Utah’s roads. Our goal is to offer relevant material on ride routes, bicycle infrastructure, road conditions and elements that could affect your ride.

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