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Wasatch-Cache National Forest
Encompassing nearly 1.3 million ecologically-diverse acres, including seven Wilderness areas,
the Forest is one of the most frequently visited in the nation.
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Camp Bartlett - Bear Lake
Experience outdoor adventure at Bartlett Scout Reservation. This facility is located on national forest lands with easy access to Bear Lake kayaking treks, trout fishing, a modern shooting sports center and rock climbing center.
A well-designed, classic-set camp with campsites nestled among tall pines and quaking aspen trees surrounding a well-stocked lake and lots of wildlife. Big emphasis on developing Venturing leadership skills.
Bear Lake State Park
P.O. Box 184, Garden City, Utah 84028-0184; 435-946-3343;
Bear Lake State Park is nestled high in the Rocky Mountains on the Utah-Idaho border. The cool waters
are ideal for waterskiing, swimming, scuba diving, and sailing. Anglers enjoy year-round fishing for cutthroat,
mackinaw, cisco, and whitefish.
Bear Lake State Park offers three recreation areas, including Rendezvous Beach, Bear Lake Marina, and East Beach.
Bear Lake Mountain Man Rendezvous
- [Sept] Festival includes rifle and pistol shooting, a variety of races and a Dutch oven cook-off.
- [Aug] Join in the festivities with craft booths, parade, rodeo and fireworks.
Bear Lake Aquatics Center
Located on the west shore of Bear Lake, just 2 miles north of Garden City UT, is this recently renovated scout summer camp with all facilities for docks, boats, showers. Major activites include sailing, waterskiing, motorboating, snorkeling.
Many Non-Aquatic Activities also available: Nature lodge, handicraft center, scoutcraft areas.
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Bear Lake Fishing
Anglers enjoy year-round fishing for cutthroat, mackinaw, cisco, and whitefish.
Lake trout (mackinaw) also inhabit the lake and may grow to 30 lbs.
Bear Lake is home to a trophy cutthroat trout fishery where the Idaho State record cutthroat of 19 lbs. was caught.
Ice-fishing during the winter is a popular activity.
There are four species of fish that cannot be found anywhere else including the Bonneville Cisco.
They move in close to shore to spawn in mid January and can be dip-netted through the ice.
Utah Fishing Adventures - More Info.
Bear Lake Hunting
Today, the majestic Rocky Mountain Elk (Wapiti), the regal Mule Deer and the unique Shiras moose are elusive quarry of big game hunters. These healthy herds of game animals need to be managed through the use of hunting in order to ensure their survival.
Popular hunting equipment includes cartridge and black powder rifles and archery equipment such as compound, long, and recurve bows.
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Beaver Mountain Ski Resort - Logan Canyon
Location : Beaver Mountain is located 27 miles east of Logan, UT, in the Wasatch-Cache National forest.
Family-owned and operated since 1939, Beaver Mountain is an all-around ski and snowboard resort.
Bear Lake Golf Course
2176 So. Bear Lake Blvd., Garden City, UT 84028; 435-946-8742;
Enjoy a challenging 9 hole moutain golf course, with a view of beautiful Bear Lake.
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Bear Lake National Wildlife Refuge
P.O. Box 9, Montpelier, Idaho 83254; 208-847-1757;
19,000 acres of marsh, open water, and grasslands on the north shore of mountain-ringed Bear Lake.
The marsh is drawn down severely for agriculture in late summer and is covered with ice in winter.
Especially important as a nesting area for white-faced ibis, Canada geese and redhead ducks.
Also a nesting, resting and feeding area for ducks, greater sandhill cranes, and a variety of water and shorebirds.
Utah Wildlife Adventures - More Info.
Bear River Heritage Area
The Bear River Heritage Area straddles the Idaho-Utah border where the Great Basin and the Rocky Mountains meet.
It is home to a strong agricultural economy, history-laced landscape, and abundant natural beauty.
Retrace the footsteps of early fur traders, Mormon settlers, and generations of the Northwestern Band of the Shoshone Nation.
Bear Lake West Golf Course
155 US Hwy 89, Fish Haven, ID 83287; 208-945-2744;
Montpelier City Municipal Golf Course
210 Boise, St., Montpelier, ID 83254, 208-847-1981;
Pleasant scenic hiking and biking excursions can be had during the spring, summer and fall.
Laketown / Meadowville - There is a pioneer cemetary and ghost town along the way. An elaborate old mansion and an old wood frame schoolhouse are all that remain.
St. Charles Canyon - At the top, you can visit the Minnetonka Cave. It is a nine room cave full of stalactites, stalagmites and banded travertine. Guided tours available during the summer.
Randolph/Crawford - Numerous mine shafts dot the east face of the Crawford Mountains.
Garden City Park Walkway - A raised wooden walkway to the lake at Garden City Park.
Great Western Trail - A trail that extends from the Arizona border all the way to the Canadian border. The trail passes through the Wasatch/Cache National Forest and Bear Lake area.
Bloomington Lake Trail - Hike or drive via a rough, unpaved road. This small glacial lake is located in a spectacular setting of cliffs and waterfalls. During the summer, wildflowers surround this clear mountain lake.
Highline Trail - A 55-mile trail accessible from Bloomington Canyon, Paris Canyon, Emigration Canyon and Logan Canyon. Open to hiking, horseback riding, motor bikes and mountain bikes.
Bear Lake Aquatics Base
Located on the eastern shore of Utah's Bear Lake, this camp features many watersport scouting activities not available anywhere else in Utah: large boat sailing, water skiing, catamarans, snorkeling or the ever popular canoe outpost!
This boy scout camp also features helicopter rides and the opportunity for scouts to earn the Aviation Merit Badge. New programs also include Robotics and Search & Rescue.
Bear Lake North Shore
Experience outdoor adventure at Bartlett Scout Reservation. This facility is located on national forest lands with easy access to Bear Lake kayaking treks, a modern shooting sports center and rock climbing center.
A well-designed, classic-set camp with campsites nestled among tall pines and quaking aspen trees surrounding a well-stocked lake and lots of wildlife. (Trapper Trails Council BSA)
Welcome to Northern Utah
MainTour Northern Utah Vacation Adventures
includes several special features for resort getaways, attractions, recreation and tourism
venues in the Weber County and Cache Valley areas.
Located in the adjacent Wasatch Mountains are a number of Ski Resorts
and Outdoor Wilderness Adventures. Also noteworthy are the major
tourism destinations of Park City and
The Great Salt Lake.
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Day Treks, Night Hikes, Rugged Overniters, Bike-Packing, Waterdogs, Wintersports, and other exciting Youth Group Activities. Over 100 local wilderness tours for the Northern Utah region.
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Downtown Salt Lake Little America Hotel & Towers
This 17-story tower is certainly one of the finest hotels in downtown Salt Lake City.
850 rooms are large suites. Famous for its Sunday Brunch.
Special Winter Ski Package: Couples get 4 days, 3 nights and 2 Snowbasin ski passes.
Ogden Holiday Inn Express Hotel
2245 South 1200 West, Ogden, UT 84401
75 guest rooms including 23 suites featuring, microwave, refrigerator, dry sink and our unique ability to accommodate 6 people per room, double occupancy.
Additional hotel features include: Indoor pool, whirlpool tub, sandpit/volleyball court, sports court, children's play area.
Ogden Ben Lomond Resort Hotel
Established in 1927, the Historic Ben Lomond Suite Hotel is an all-suite hotel located in the heart of downtown Ogden. Our front door is
within walking distance to the Ogden Egyption Theatre, Historic 25th Street's fine dining, night clubs and more.
Logan Weston Inn
Our convenient downtown Main Street location is just blocks from the Logan LDS Temple,
Utah State University (USU), Old Lyric Theater, and the Ellen Eccles Theater.
Located within walking distance of Historic downtown shopping, movie theaters and many great restaurants.
All rooms have a microwave, refrigerator, coffee/tea maker and high-speed Internet access.
Ogden Comfort Suites
Only 1 mile from downtown Odgen. Easy on and off freeway. I.R.S. Center only 2 miles away. Free wireless Internet access in all rooms and public areas.
Business center with wireless Internet on workstation with printer at no charge.
Ogden Valley Wolf Creek Resort
Resort offers condominium-style accommodations located east of the Great Salt Lake, about 17 miles from Snowbasin.
Property amenities include exercise room, children's pool, outdoor pool, tennis, sand volleyball, game room, sauna, two outdoor spas, and racquetball courts.
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Tour Park City
This mountain community is home to three world class ski resorts and hosted
several alpine venues of the 2002 Winter Olympics. The historic district is a
bustling year-round draw for vacationers.