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Ballet West's The Firebird

Company celebrates 50th with historic classic

By Katherine Pioli
POSTED // Nov 4,2013 - When Ballet West takes the stage at Kingsbury Hall to open the 2013-2014 season, it will mark 50 years since the company first began ...

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City Creek Canyon

A solitary, surprising fall bike ride

By Katherine Pioli
POSTED // Oct 28,2013 - With autumnal sunlight brushing through the box elder and cottonwood leaves and gently warming my shoulders, I steered my bike through the pedestrian walkway ...

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Camping in Killyon Canyon

Spending a night out in our big backyard

By Katherine Pioli
POSTED // Sep 3,2013 - I climb the hill slowly. It’s not steep, but the pack on my back—full of overnight gear and water—though not heavy, gives me...

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Antelope Island by Night

Taking to the trails for moonlight bike ride

By Katherine Pioli
POSTED // Aug 6,2013 - In 1843, John C. Fremont and Kit Carson—two of the West’s most famed explorers—navigated a small boat out to an island in the middle of the Great Salt Lake.

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Storms & Solitude

The high Uintas are all right, even when fish won't bite

By Katherine Pioli
POSTED // Jul 23,2013 - Five days of hiking and fishing in the Ruby Mountains of Nevada had only awakened my appetite. A day after returning to Salt Lake City from an early July backpacking trip, my partner and I loaded our fishing rods

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Legacy Nature Trail

Hot afternoon ride through suburbs, fields

By Katherine Pioli
POSTED // Jul 1,2013 - I’ve been watching Interstate 15 grow nearer for the past 10 minutes, and now I’m cycling through the underpass with the noise of trucks and cars roaring down from above.

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Forest Bathing

Exploring shinrin-yoku in Sugar House's Hidden Hollow.

By Katherine Pioli
POSTED // Jun 18,2013 - Last week, I took my dogs to the Hidden Hollow Nature Area in Sugar House to conduct a little experiment. I wanted to try shinrin-yoku, a Japanese practice that translates as “forest bathing.”

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May Hikes Bring Spring Flowers

Getting to know the flora of the Wasatch Front

By Katherine Pioli
POSTED // Jun 4,2013 - I didn’t receive much relief from the heat, walking a thousand feet above the valley floor, but the light breeze blowing the sweat from my shoulders and arms cooled me to some degree. Shade would have been nice, but it wasn’t a good spot for that. The vegetation in all directions was best described as low and shrubby.

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Birding on the Jordan River

Searching for the yellow-billed cuckoo

By Katherine Pioli
POSTED // May 14,2013 - I’m working my way between trashcan-size balls of sagebrush. They’re just starting to leaf out. The smell is divine.

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Bonneville Shoreline Trail

Find crystal-clear views and clean air

By Katherine Pioli
POSTED // Apr 16,2013 - On a recent Sunday afternoon between spring rainstorms, parking for the Bonneville Shoreline trailhead overflowed onto the street.
 
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