Category Archives: Utah

Grizzly Bears!!

Imagine walking down the street from your home in South Lake Tahoe, Salt Lake City, Denver, Phoenix, Oklahoma City, or even a large portion of Mexico and encountering a grizzly bear. It may sound like a fantasy, but a few … Continue reading

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Zion National Park – Excerpt from “Don’t Step on the Dirt”

The following is an excerpt from Don’t Step on the Dirt, by Ryan Elson.  It is available through www.ryan-elson.com, Amazon.com, in all major eBook formats, and can be ordered by your local bookstore and library.  More excerpts are online at  www.ryan-elson.com.  Enjoy! Chapter 4 – Utah … Continue reading

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Fire at Delicate Arch

September 2000.  The Summer Olympics open in Sydney, Australia.  Microsoft releases Windows Me.  New York celebrates the last care-free 9/11.  And Michael Fatali starts a fire at Delicate Arch in Arches National Park. Delicate Arch is iconic.  So iconic, in … Continue reading

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Angels Landing – Zion National Park

“Did you bring your climbing shoes?” I asked another hiker as we peered up the length of the ridge that led to the top of Angels Landing. He shot me a worried look that said he didn’t know they were … Continue reading

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