Dog Friendly National Forest Adventures to Add to Your List

There's something about being in nature that grounds us. Providing a sense of peace and relaxation even though the trail may not have been the easiest. But part of what adds to the experience of exploring outdoors; part of what adds to that sense of peace and accomplishment is determined by who else is on … Continue reading Dog Friendly National Forest Adventures to Add to Your List

5 Instagram Accounts to Follow Everywhere

While staring at beautiful people visiting beautiful places can be fun and inspiring, have you ever wondered what it would look like if you were a gummy bear... hiking Angel's Landing in Zion National Park? Because, well, there's an Instagram account for that!

Fly into the 4th annual Bryce Canyon Fly-in and Car Show

Southern Utah is going back in time for its 4th annual Bryce Canyon Fly-in and Car show. The show is an opportunity for families, travelers, car enthusiasts and airplane lovers to have an exciting day of adventure in Bryce Canyon Country.

Southern Utah University’s Outdoor Education Series

Southern Utah University is sponsoring a free Outdoor Education Series starting September 15 and running through December 8. The one-hour lecture series will highlight outdoor opportunities from experts in the field. The OES is every other Thursday at 11:30 a.m. in the SUU Sharwan Smith Student Center Living Room (unless otherwise noted).

Dixie National Forest, Southwest Wildlife Foundation, SUU Partner to host Cedar City BioBlitz Festival

The Dixie National Forest, Southwest Wildlife Foundation and Garth and Jerri Frehner Museum of Natural History at Southern Utah University with funding from National Geographic have partnered to host the first Cedar City BioBlitz at Cedar Canyon Nature Park August 26-27th.

Born To Fly: The Bryce Canyon Airport Welcomes Pilots at Annual Event

The annual Bryce Canyon Fly-in and Car Show this Saturday has sparked many pilots’ interest. One, Todd McCutchan, started piloting at age 12 and says he was born to fly.

University Wide Field Trip Celebrates the National Park Service Centennial

Southern Utah University will participate in the National Park Service Centennial on August 25 with an institutional wide effort, SUU Day in the Parks. The entire SUU community of students, faculty, and staff are invited to spend the centennial exploring the amazing parks and recreational areas surrounding campus.

Explore Five More: Hidden Treasures Near Glen Canyon National Recreation Area

The picturesque twisted canyons and deep blue waters of Glen Canyon National Recreation Area make it seem like you have transported to another planet. If you ever manage to draw yourself away from this desert paradise, check out these five other areas to explore.

Explore Five More: Hidden Treasures Near Grand Staircase – Escalante National Monument

After exploring the vastness of the Grand Staircase - Escalante National Monument Explore Five More of our favorite spots nearby.

Explore Five More: Hidden Treasures Near Great Basin National Park

The solitude of this desert offers some of the darkest and clearest night skies in the country, and is one of the best places to view the Milky Way with the naked eye. Don’t miss out on Lehman Caves, the forgotten treasure of the park. After you’ve drunk in the night skies and deep caves, wander over to these five stunning locations as well.