Get ready for fun outdoor activities and the chance to give back in stewardship projects at both Summit locations! We are so excited to announce we are working with…

STEWARDSHIP

Logan stewardship opportunity:

The Trails Cache, Cache County's Trails Program for a service project in Cache Valley

Kanab stewardship opportunity:

Tread Lightly! for a stewardship project in Kanab

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ACTIVITIES

Check out just a few of the fun outdoor activities we are hosting as part of the Summit. And stay tuned -- we are working with additional partners to plan more outdoor activities!

LOGAN ACTIVITIES

Stokes Nature Center is leading a couple of the activities at the Logan Summit

Morning Yoga | September 22nd 

Wake up, refresh, and energize yourself for the day with a morning outdoor* yoga class on the Quad at our Logan event. Bring your own mat, towel, and water, and enjoy your practice with Granogi from 6-6:45 AM

September 22 | Guided Fall Hike

Hosted by Stokes Nature Center!

Cooler weather hikes, anyone?

The Crimson Trail Hike is a 6-mile loop that ascends 1000 feet for commanding views of Logan Canyon from atop the famed China Wall. Known for its fall colors of aspen and maple, this popular hike begins and ends at Spring Hollow campground, just 10 minutes inside Logan Canyon. For moderate and advanced hikers. At least 2L of water, sun protection, and closed-toed shoes required. Trekking poles are recommended. Cost: free

September 22 | Macroinvertebrate Science and Fly-Tying Demo 

Hosted by Stokes Nature Center!

2:30-4:00 PM at Stokes Nature Center

We’ll be conducting some citizen science by netting and identifying the many macroinvertebrate species found in the Logan River.  Following this, we’ll watch a fly-tying demo mimicking one of the macroinvertebrate species we find. Bring a water bottle and if possible wear water shoes. Cost: free (capped at 16 people)

KANAB ACTIVITIES

Stellar Vista Observatory will lead a dark sky tour in Kanab.

Morning Yoga | October 27

Wake up, refresh, and energize yourself for the day with a morning outdoor* yoga class in front of the Kanab Center at our Kanab event. Bring your own mat, towel, and water, and enjoy your practice with Granogi from 6-6:45 AM.

Dark sky tour

Join fellow outdoor recreationists and the nonprofit Stellar Vista Observatory (SVO) to enjoy Kanab’s night skies! This tour of constellations, star clusters, and nebulae will take advantage of the high altitude, dry climate, and natural darkness of rural southern Utah that creates the perfect outdoor setting for an enriching study of our place in the Cosmos. SVO is leading this activity free of charge. Masks are required to participate.

ROAM Outdoor Adventure Co. will lead two tours in Kanab.

Taste-Of ROAM Outdoor Adventure Co.: ATV Tour of Peek-a-Boo Slot Canyon

ROAM’s most popular ATV tour!

Take an adrenaline pumping ATV adventure ride through sand dunes to one of the most beautiful and legendary slot canyons in the area! Wind your way on foot where our expert guides will take you on a breathtaking hike to explore ancient sandstone walls over 100ft high!

Peek-a-boo slot canyon is located in the Grand Staircase- Escalante National Monument area.

~2 hours

Distance: 3.5 mile loop. 8.5 miles round trip

Elevation: trailhead 4,960 feet – 4600 feet low point 

Total elevation: 880 feet

What to bring:  A camera, hiking shoes, sunglasses, face gaitor, and snacks

What’s provided: Helmet and water

Wednesday, October 27

Special Summit Price: only $50 per person! Learn more about this tour

Taste-Of ROAM Outdoor Adventure Co.: Via Ferrata & Rappel Tour

Via Ferrata which means “Iron Path” is quite simply put, a thrilling metal course scaling straight up a sheer canyon wall.  With safety as our first priority, you are securely harnessed and locked in as you ascend this guided climb.

The Up and Down Experience starts you at the base of Cave Lakes Canyon where you will first follow the well marked Via Ferrata tour course up the canyon wall. Once you’ve summited, wiped your brow, and soaked in the epic views, you will then take an exhilarating rappel off a 180 ft rock face back to home base. At the end of this thrilling, heart racing Up and Down Experience you will not only feel like you’ve achieved greatness, but you’ll most likely be described as LEGENDARY. 

Difficulty: Moderate / Hard

What to bring: Wear good shoes. Pants are preferable.

What we provide: All safety equipment and water

~1.5-2 hours

Wednesday, October 27

Special Summit Price: only $65 per person! Learn more about this tour

Thursday, October 28th

Photography Tour & Workshop

Join Hurricane Valley-based Zack and Whit Photography for a tour and workshop all about scenic outdoor photography! We’re excited to work with amazing lighting during this morning tour. Learn tips from a professional on how to capture that perfect photo. You’ll learn skills you can use to show off amazing photos to your family and friends or to serve as your personal reminder of that amazing outdoor adventure. Please bring your own camera and tripod, and be prepared with light hiking equipment, boots, jacket, water, and a snack if you’d like it.   Cost: $30