The Best Ski Hills In and Around Ogden, Utah
Dec29

The Best Ski Hills In and Around Ogden, Utah

With ski season pretty much in full swing, most of you are probably checking out your options as to where you can hit the slopes during the festive season. If you’re in or around the Ogden area, we’ve got a few recommendations we’d like to throw out there. Perhaps you’ll find one of them to be your next favorite spot for skiing up a storm! Why Ogden, Utah? Well, for starters, this link shows you that Ogden recently scored a...

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Indie Ogden’s EPIC Utah Roadtrip
Sep13

Indie Ogden’s EPIC Utah Roadtrip

As the weather starts to cool, it becomes the perfect temps for road tripping to the desert, and I just scouted out the perfect trip for you. This is an epic 4-day road trip all around Utah, a full loop that hits some incredible national parks, landmarks, and breathtakingly beautiful hikes. Top 5 things you will need on this trip First thing first, you will need a rockin’ mom wagon to transport you. If you already own one, you...

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Summer Adventure: Great Basin National Park
Jul17

Summer Adventure: Great Basin National Park

Last weekend I decided to visit an area that I’ve never been before. I first headed out to Delta, UT, for a day of exploring Topaz Mountain, Topaz Internment Camp, and the Delta Solar Ruins. After I awoke to a beautiful sunrise in the Utah desert, I packed up my car and headed southwest to Baker, NV. My next stop: Great Basin National Park. One thing about me that I don’t think a lot of people realize is that I really...

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How to Choose a Climbing or Ski Guide
Jul15

How to Choose a Climbing or Ski Guide

Why Choose a Guide Before getting into how to choose a climbing or ski guide, you might be asking yourself, “Why should I hire a guide?” Beyond providing an extra level of safety and security, a guide can help fast-track skill development, making the most of your limited free time so you can do bigger and better things. A guide can teach you skills that are hard to learn from a book or video as well as give you personalized feedback,...

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Summer Adventure: Delta
Jul15

Summer Adventure: Delta

This last weekend I took a quick little road trip out to Delta, UT. This is one area of the state that I haven’t explored at all but it’s long been on my list of destinations to visit. It was a short trip. I was only in the area for about 24 hours before heading onto the next part of my adventure. I had just enough time to explore the area a bit and make up my mind that I really want to plan a second trip out there with...

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Summer Adventure: Zaqistan
Jul10

Summer Adventure: Zaqistan

Approximately two and a half hours northwest of Ogden, the uninhabited and desolate land of Zaqistan lies in the dry belly of Utah’s Great Basin Region. You won’t find it on any map. Directions and GPS coordinates are closely guarded by the few adventurers that have made the voyage and crossed the borders, making it nearly impossible to find. Embarking on the mysterious trek to the two-square acre micro-nation takes great patience, a...

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