Fri, 08 Aug 2014
With the start of Utah's first major hunt just days away, biologists with the Division of Wildlife Resources have good news: in almost every area of the state, the number of buck deer will be similar to, or better, than it was last fall.
Tue, 05 Aug 2014
Archers can stay safe during this year's archery hunts by following a few, simple rules. Utah's general archery buck deer and elk hunts kick off Aug. 16.
Mon, 04 Aug 2014
Join us for the 21st annual Rockport Dam Jam. Potluck dinner on Friday and Saturday nights. Impromptu jam sessions all day everyday.
Thu, 31 Jul 2014
Fishing is fair to excellent. Fish are mostly in deeper water, but some anglers have been catching kokanee in shallow water (10 to 20 feet) in the early mornings.
Sat, 26 Jul 2014
Join the staff at East Canyon State Park for the kick off of our Kids Fishing Club. This is day 1 of 2. We will be teaching children from ages 6-14 how to fish
Wed, 23 Jul 2014
Wildlife biologists are recommending changes that could result in more chances to take bobcats in Utah this fall. The recommendations would also result in hunters taking about the same number of cougars this season.
Mon, 21 Jul 2014
If you're a young person who has little or no experience hunting ducks and geese, the Division of Wildlife Resources has a deal for you — a free hunt guided by some of Utah's best waterfowl hunters.
Thu, 17 Jul 2014
On Aug. 2, the Division of Wildlife Resources will host its annual Goat Watch on the Tushar Mountains east of Beaver. The event is free.
Fri, 11 Jul 2014
You can beat the heat, have fun and enjoy breathtaking scenery by grabbing your fishing pole and heading to Utah's mountains.
Thu, 10 Jul 2014
The Utah Geological Survey (UGS) has released a publication containing 10 geologic-hazard maps for an area of western Salt Lake Valley that includes portions of the rapidly developing cities of Herriman, West Jordan, and South Jordan.
Mon, 07 Jul 2014
As wildlife biologists scanned photographs taken by a trail camera in the Uinta Mountains last winter, they saw something never captured before in Utah: the first official photos of a wolverine.
Tue, 01 Jul 2014
Come spend the day with an old time, small town celebration! The park is also the site of food booths, games, talent shows and general small town fun.
Fri, 27 Jun 2014
On July 12, the Division of Wildlife Resources and La Sal Mountain Outfitters will host a free family archery shoot. The shoot will be held at the La Sal Mountain indoor archery range just south of Moab.
Tue, 24 Jun 2014
Sponsored in part by Frontier Homestead's Museum Foundation, Cedar City, Utah's Groovefest Music and Art Festival is celebrating its 12th annual event in the community’s beautiful historic downtown district
Mon, 23 Jun 2014
On June 27, a biologist with the Division of Wildlife Resources will trap and identify bats at Antelope Island State Park. And he's inviting you to join him.
Sun, 22 Jun 2014
The Extreme Zipline is like our K120 jump - big, steep and long. In fact, the Extreme is one of the steepest ziplines in the world.
Thu, 19 Jun 2014
2nd Annual Red Fleet Paddle Festival starting June 20th and ending on the evening of June 21, 2014 Bring your own paddle craft or try one of the many different types provided by vendors.
Mon, 16 Jun 2014
Eight rattlesnake subspecies live in Utah. The most common is the Great Basin rattlesnake, which is found across the state.
Tue, 10 Jun 2014
Ron Stewart, regional conservation outreach manager, says young birds often leave their nests before they're able to fly. "They usually spread out along the branch of a tree and call for their parents to bring food to them,"
Thu, 05 Jun 2014
June 7 is Free Fishing Day in Utah. You don't need a fishing license to fish in the state that day.
Tue, 03 Jun 2014
This fun filled camp is designed for youth groups and their leaders. Youth groups spend three days and two nights gaining insight into the challenges early settlers faced
Tue, 27 May 2014
Once you see everything there is to do, it might be hard to believe that Utah's first Outdoor Adventure Days is free. Outdoor Adventure Days will be held June 13 and June 14 at the Lee Kay Public Shooting Range
Wed, 21 May 2014
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.
Mon, 19 May 2014
The key to keeping bears out of your campsite or cabin area is cutting down on smells that might attract bears.
Mon, 12 May 2014
The Road Respect program is dedicated to promoting safety by educating both drivers and cyclists about the rules of the road and encouraging mutual respect so that everyone gets home safely.
Mon, 05 May 2014
At 6,100 feet in elevation, Recapture Reservoir lies in the shadow of the Abajo Mountains. The water is home to northern pike, largemouth bass, black bullhead and green sunfish.
Fri, 02 May 2014
Members of the Utah Wildlife Board heard some encouraging news about Utah's deer herds at their meeting on May 1.
Mon, 28 Apr 2014
Come and join the fun and walk or run the Palisade 5K with your family and friends. Your entry fee includes a t-shirt and a chance to run/walk a course around the park and the lake.
Fri, 25 Apr 2014
From early spring through the summer months, you can watch ospreys and turkey vultures nest, raise their young and feed along the rocky shores of Flaming Gorge Reservoir.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014
For the 5th year in a row, Ironman Triathlon.comes to town. The Iron Man is always exciting and brings visitors from all over the world to St George and surrounding areas. Welcome to athletes and visitors.
Apr 21 2014
Biologists with the Division of Wildlife Resources expect 2014 to be an outstanding year for anglers. This year's conditions are better than they've been in several years.
Thu, 17 Apr 2014
Fee waiver includes: entrance fees, commercial tour fees, and transportation entrance fees.
Mon, 14 Apr 2014
Do the birds, plants and wetlands around Great Salt Lake interest you? Would you like to learn more about them and then share what you learn with others?
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."