Utah Travel Articles

 
How to Kill a Rental Car
How to Kill a Rental Car Andrew Walker's adventures during his 11-day road trip through the American
Southwest with his friend Josh Mowczko.
How to be Stupid in a Slot Canyon and Live to Tell the Tale – Buckskin Gulch, Southern Utah
How to be Stupid in a Slot Canyon and Live to Tell the Tale – Buckskin Gulch, Southern Utah Letty Morris set out to hike the longest slot cany
My Naughty Cruise Down Utah’s Bonneville Salt Flats – Utah, USA
No cops, no lights, no rules: Mike Jamison sneaks his wife's car keys to make his speed demon dream come true.
Day 3, Canyoneering 101 – Utah – How to Kill a Rental Car
Trusting their rappelling lives to a device dubiously called "the slick", Andrew and Josh tackle the canyons of southeastern Utah.
Day 2, Race Day – How to Kill a Rental Car
Find Mad Max and the Thunderdome at the Bonneville Speedway in the salt flats. But can you race a rental car for pinks?
Day 1, The Long Haul – How to Kill a Rental Car
When leaving Seattle for Salt Lake City, first find god in the belly of a dinosaur, then have coffee in the bohemian oasis of Boise.
Escalante National Monument, Utah
The Escalante National Monument is a gigantic, rugged, almost untamed desert wilderness. Most of it is extremely remote and accessable by 4WD only. I was not planning to go there, however a group of people I met while hiking the Zion narrows convinced me there were some things to see. What can I say: when […]
Zion National Park, Utah – July 1999
The canyons of Zion were a holy place to the Paiute Indians. When the canyon was later settled by Mormon pioneers, they gave holy names to this land. When you enter Zion National Park, it’s easy to see why. Fed by the waters of the Virgin River, Zion is an oasis in a vast desert […]