Fri, 04 Apr 2014
Calling all photographers! We're excited to announce DWR's first digital photography contest. It's time to begin submitting your Spring wildlife photos.
Tue, 01 Apr 2014
April, May, and early June can be very pleasant times of the year at Kodachrome Basin. Daytime temperatures are generally warm, but overnight temperatures can drop into the 20s
Fri, 28 Mar 2014
If you're a deadeye looking for a challenge, you won't want to miss the upcoming 3-Gun Shoot competition. The event will be held at the Green River Shooting Sports Park, east of town, on April 12.
Wed, 26 Mar 2014
You can help conserve wildlife in Utah, and make this fall's pheasant hunt better, by adopting pheasant chicks, raising the birds, and then releasing them into the wild.
Fri, 21 Mar 2014
Soldier Hollow Golf Course, part of the Wasatch Mountain State Park is scheduled to open on March 22nd. Schedule a tee time online.
A short teaser video showing Grand County Trail Mix working on the new Intrepid II mountain bike trail system at Dead Horse Point State Park near Moab Utah.
Tue, 11 Mar 2014
Ice is melting and pulling away from the shore at some of Utah's mid-elevation waters. In the next week or two, additional mid-elevation waters will also experience "ice off."
Fri, 07 Mar 2014
The Beach at Sand Hollow Concessions will be open every weekend from 10 AM to 6 PM. They have food and drinks for sale and lots of fun toys you can rent.
Tue, 04 Mar 2014
A free seminar will be held in Salt Lake City on March 18. It starts at 7 p.m. in the Department of Natural Resources Auditorium, 1594 W. North Temple.
Fri, 28 Feb 2014
"If you or your children have ever wanted to shoot a bow and arrow, this is a great opportunity to do so without buying equipment or making special arrangements," says Brent Stettler with the DWR.
Mon, 24 Feb 2014
See what southern Utah lakes and rivers are currently open for anglers.
Fri, 21 Feb 2014
Within the reserve there are a variety of habitats, ranging from lower elevation Mojave desert communities to pinyon-juniper woodlands to rugged slickrock canyons.
Wed, 19 Feb 2014
The Museum at Silver Reef is sponsoring a ?Geology Walk and Talk? Feb. 22 led by geologist Marc Deshowitz. The presentation is free to the public.
Tue, 18 Feb 2014
Time is running out to submit your application to hunt big game animals in Utah this fall. Applications to hunt big game ? including deer ? are due through wildlife.utah.gov no later than 11 p.m. on March 6.
Thu, 13 Feb 2014
Experience what it's like to take a ride on the Olympic track on a Skeleton sled!
Tue, 11 Feb 2014
Come experience the life of a soldier at Camp Floyd. The program is designed to complete Achievement 8: The Past Is Exciting and Important for Bear Scouts.
Fri, 07 Feb 2014
The Utah Sage-grouse Working Group Summit will be held on February 18-19 at the Utah Department of Natural Resources Auditorium.
Thu, 06 Feb 2014
On the morning of Jan. 30, a small herd of 23 Rocky Mountain bighorn sheep were released at Dripping Springs. The herd includes 13 ewes, five lambs and five rams.
Fri, 31 Jan 2014
Division of Wildlife Resources biologists are putting close to 40 desert tortoises up for adoption. The tortoises are being held at a facility in Washington County.
Tue, 28 Jan 2014
With one exception, this event should be no different from past events ? plenty of eagles should be available to see at most of the state's Bald Eagle Day viewing sites.
Tue, 21 Jan 2014
Applications to hunt big game animals in Utah will be accepted starting Jan. 30.
Fri, 17 Jan 2014
The festival will be held in St. George and at bird watching hot spots in Washington County. For more information and a schedule of events, visit www.sgcity.org/birdfestival.
Mon, 13 Jan 2014
Join Utah State Parks for the Quad-fishalon ice fishing tournament series at East Canyon, Deer Creek, Rockport, and Jordanelle state parks.
Tue, 07 Jan 2014
Skate School Open House Join us for FREE ICE SKATING, skate rentals, lessons and more on January 11th! Registration 11:00 am - 12:15 pm
Thu, 02 Jan 2014
Laboratory results have confirmed what officials with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources have been suspecting: West Nile virus killed the bald eagles that have died in Utah over the past few weeks.
Thu, 26 Dec 2013
Putting your bait or lure at the depth the fish are ? and then not moving it much ? are the keys to catching fish through the ice.
Mon, 23 Dec 2013
Scofield State Park will be hosting the annual ice fishing tournament on December 28th. Gift cards will be awarded to the Five Largest Rainbow Trout.
Mon, 16 Dec 2013
As they do every winter, biologists will monitor the state's deer herds closely until winter ends. If conditions get too severe, the biologists are ready to feed deer specially designed pellets that will help them get through the winter.
Thu, 12 Dec 2013
Utah's forest grouse hunt ends Dec. 31. As the hunt enters its final month, Jason Robinson says reports he's received from hunters indicate good numbers of dusky grouse have been found this fall.
Dec 06 2013
The festival will be held at the Hardware Ranch Wildlife Management Area. Except for a fee to ride a horse-dawn sleigh or wagon, all of the festival activities are free.
Mon, 02 Dec 2013
Located just west of Beaver, Minersville Reservoir is one of southern Utah's most popular Blue Ribbon fisheries. Every year, the reservoir attracts thousands of anglers from Utah and Nevada.
Fri, 22 Nov 2013
Drive through Fantasy at the Bay, a holiday light display from 5:30 to 10 p.m. nightly November 29 through December 31. Santa visits the park November 29 through December 22.
Mon, 18 Nov 2013
Sure, you've ridden Poison Spider Mesa and the Sand Flats area. But what about Dome Plateau or Hook & Ladder? Here's your chance to see new sights with other motorcycle and ATV riders.
Fri, 15 Nov 2013
The Strawberry River, from just above its confluence with Red Creek to the Soldier Creek Dam, is frequently referred to as the "Wild Strawberry."
Tue, 05 Nov 2013
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Utah will sell non-commercial permits to cut pinyon pine and juniper Christmas trees beginning in early November.
Mon, 28 Oct 2013
The hunt opens on Nov. 2. But you don't have to hunt that day to get in on the action ? pheasants will be released throughout the hunt.
Fri, 18 Oct 2013
Scofield Reservoir is always a good place to fish in late fall. But this fall, the chance of catching a big tiger or cutthroat trout might be better than ever.
Tue, 08 Oct 2013
Utah's most popular hunt ? the general rifle buck deer hunt ? starts Oct. 19, 2013. More than 60,000 hunters, along with their family and friends, are expected to be in Utah's backcountry that day.
Meet under the pavilion at the Valley of the Goblins Observation Point. Each Friday through October 25, 2013.
Thu, 19 Sep 2013
Be sure to register by October 15, 2013. If you are not registered by that date you will not be allowed to participate in the range ride.