Mountain Accord plan approved

Lake Chute Adam

Monday, July 13 was a historic day for the Central Wasatch as the Mountain Accord was officially approved. The committee, which includes representatives from ski resorts, environmental groups, special interest groups, and city officials, signed off on the final proposal…

Rafting (and hiking) Cataract Canyon

Rafters on the bucking bronco of Cataract Canyon's Big Drop Rapids. (Photo: Adam Eakle)

Cataract Canyon: even the name is legendary. The Powell expedition of 1869, led by John Wesley Powell, was the first to explore this very remote, uncharted section of the Colorado River, and Cataract Canyon remains remote to this day. Located…