Under the Sea

Under the Sea

One-of-a-kind Bonneville Seabase beckons divers and snorkelers from around the world By Chris Vanocur There are two types of people in the world: Those who enjoy hanging out in hot tubs and those that don’t. Those who do seem to rejoice in sitting half-naked while...
Pools of Possibilities

Pools of Possibilities

Idaho’s Maple Grove Hot Springs is re-emerging as an off-grid retreat center By Jared Blackley Maple Grove Hot Springs looks a lot different today than it did when Jordan Menzel was first introduced to the place, just over a year ago. After years of use and neglect,...
Splash Hits

Splash Hits

The right gear keeps you dive deeply satisfying. By Megan Wagstaff Skiing and snowboarding are about to be on everyone’s minds this time of year but don’t forget about Utah’s other “S” sport: scuba diving. Whether you’re an underwater enthusiast or holiday shopping...
The Wild Side of Rice

The Wild Side of Rice

Eating wild foods in wild places is a special experience story and photo By Ari LeVaux I met the wild ricer behind a ski lodge near Lake Tahoe. We were there for a writing workshop, reading each other our work. The wild ricer was a hunting guide in northern Wisconsin...
Magic Minerals

Magic Minerals

Crystal Hot Springs: This is the place to warm your bones By Rebecca Chavez-Houck When the chill of early winter sets in, the myriad hot springs that dot the state are particularly appealing and surprisingly accessible. Some, like Meadow Hot Springs, are excellent...
Soak Up the View

Soak Up the View

Utah spas that give us pause By Kathleen Curry and Geoff Griffin When winter along the Wasatch Front takes hold, one option for escape is to find a place with warm water where you can soak the chill away. Check out these outdoor spots that will let you enjoy the...