Hiking

Hi-Tec Coyote WP Shoe review

The Coyote WP shoes from Hi-Tec (photo: Hi-Tec)

All too often, adventurous feet are beat up feet. The outdoors has a way of being pretty mean to your tootsies. Damned by nature to be bipeds, we humans are forced to seek shelter in the form of sturdy footwear.…

Hiking Little Wild Horse Canyon

Hiking in the slot section of Little Wild Horse Canyon is the best part of the trip. Kids will love it. (Photo: Jared Hargrave - UtahOutside.com)

What the San Rafael Swell doesn’t lack is trails, but one trail in particular is by far the most popular hike in the area: Little Wild Horse Canyon. There is good reason for masses of people who squeeze through this…

Hiking Bald Mountain in the High Uintas

Dave stands with the cairns on the summit of Bald Mountain. (Photo: Dave Zook)

Breaking free from my comfort zone of Little Cottonwood Canyon can be taxing. LCC holds the people, peaks, and accessibility that leave me with a “why leave?” mentality. Change is a good thing I tell myself from time to time,…

A loopy journey on Mount Timpanogos

The many colors of Mount Timpanogos in the fall on our nearly 20-mile run. (Photo: Dave Zook)

At around 10 p.m. I received an invite from my friend Adam Fabrikant for a run the next morning on Mount Timpanogos. Adam is a fierce mountain goat, and while he may hesitate to use those words exactly, he shows…