It’s been an unseasonably warm and dry winter in the Utah Rockies. From talking to locals, prior to our arrival they had metaphorically been chewing on stewing steak rather than the usual prime rib that is served up in these parts. 611 more words
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SALT LAKE CITY — A historic building in Little Cottonwood Canyon may be demolished to put in a parking lot. Advocates of the project say it will provide easier access to prime hiking locations and get rid of what many feel is an eyesore. 323 more words
0209 Mountain Accord Redux
This week we return to the subject of last week’s Wasatch Environmental Update, in which we extolled the importance of the ongoing process called the Mountain Accord. 343 more words
SALT LAKE CITY — The Little Cottonwood Canyon will close for an hour for avalanche control work, according to a Unified Police tweet Saturday.
The canyon will close at 2:30 p.m. 176 more words
The Great White Icicle (WI3, II, 5 pitches) is a classic ice climb in Utah’s Little Cottonwood Canyon, just outside Salt Lake City. It is very popular because of its proximity to the city, and because it is a great, moderate multi-pitch ice climb with an alpine feel to it. 506 more words