Water

Video: Rafting Cataract Canyon

Video still from a GoPro in the Big Drop rapids of Cataract Canyon. Adam Eakle, Shara Paek and Ty Hunter all come up for air after getting a bath in the Colorado River.

Our featured video showcases Cataract Canyon in Canyonlands National Park, which has some of the biggest whitewater rapids in North America. During spring runoff on the Colorado River, the Big Drop rapids can get up to class 5, with the…

Jackson Karma Kayak review

Jackson Karma in Boo Boo

In 2012, Jackson Kayak released the newest member of its fleet, the Karma. I’ve been dying ever since to take it for a spin and finally got to do so a few times this spring, once on a release of the Black Canyon…

Kayaking Sixth Water Creek

Marc Nelson drops into gorge at Sixth Water Creek. Photo - Bryson White, utahoutside.com

There is exactly one class V creek in Utah that runs everyday of the year (if you can get to it): Sixth Water Creek. It’s steep (dropping 250 feet per mile), short (less than a half-mile long), and usually has…

Green River Fishing Report for April 2013

Green Fish 3

The Green River fishing has been variable depending on weather and location. The warmer days are providing good blue wing activity on the lower sections of river that receive more sunlight. Midges were hatching pretty much anywhere and everywhere, and…