Author Jenny Willden

Jenny Willden is the Managing Editor of Outdoor Sports Guide and a self-proclaimed gear and grammar nut. She's a member of the North American Travel Journalists Association and the Adventure Travel Trade Association. A lover of adventure and travel, she's happiest when riding horses or snowboarding in Utah’s mountains. Follow Jenny’s exploits on Twitter @jennywillden or Instagram @jlwillden.

Adventure
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Solo Stove’s Bonfire Vs. Biolite’s FirePit

A tale of two fire pits I love everything about camping, but my favoritesy part is wrapping up the night around a roaring campfire. This summer I tested out two different fire pits, the Solo Stove and BioLite, to find the…

Travel Park City Dining Getaways
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Park City Staycation Guide for Outdoor Adventurers

Beat the Heat in Park City This Summer After a year of COVID isolation and canceled plans, we’re looking to travel again on safe, local getaways. As summertime temps top 100°F in the Salt Lake Valley, locals are looking to…

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Learn (or Relearn) to Ski at Alta Ski Area

As ski season winds down, I’m reflecting back on a strange yet wonderful ski season in the Wasatch. Despite concerns that rising COVID-19 case rates would shut down skiing, resorts remained open throughout the year to masked skiers and…

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Utah Spring Skiing Guide (And Closing Dates)

The time for corn snow, goggle tans, and ski shenanigans is here, and all the fun makes it worth riding even if the pow is gone. While skiers and snowboarders love the longer days, sunshine, and warmer temps of spring…

Gear
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Safe Ski Gear Picks for Kids & Adults

Ski Gear Picks That Keep You Safe & Warm on the Slopes With record-breaking snow falling all along the Wasatch, winter doesn’t feel close to over. Score late-season deals and upgrade your gear with these ski gear finds designed to…

Running
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Guide to Utah Turkey Trots & Thanksgiving Races

Did you know that Thanksgiving Day is the most popular day to race of the whole year? That’s right, Turkey Trots are growing across the nation with everyone from competitive runners to families joining in on pre-feast dashes. While the…

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Utah Ski Resort Opening Dates

When do Utah ski resorts open for 2020-21 season? It’s hard to believe, but Utah’s ski resorts are opening now for the 2020-2021 season. It’s bound to be a weird one due to COVID, but here’s hoping that we at…

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WATCH: Wild Mountain Lion Encounter in Provo, Utah

Utah Mountain Lion Encounter Captured in Terrifying Video While it contains explicit language, this terrifying video shot shot early October 2020 in Provo’s Slate Canyon shows what can happen when you encounter a cougar on the trail. Utahn Kyle Burgess…

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