Pleasant Grove Ranger District - (801) 785-3563 Silver Lake Dam Rehabilitation 2015Campground/Picnic Areas/Roads/Trails Update Updated June 15, 2015Timpooneke and Aspen Grove Both trails are now free of snow except for a small section between Emerald Lake and the Saddle. Water in the upper basins is mostly dry except for Emerald Lake itself. Filters should be used. The flowers appear to be close to peak bloom which should continue for the next couple of weeks. Remember it can be very cool and windy toward the top. Hikers should be prepared.
Heber-Kamas Ranger District - (435) 654-0470 or (435) 783-4338 Campground/Picnic Areas/Roads/Trails Update Updated June 30, 2015 2015 Firewood Information Due to weather conditions the slurry seal project at Mirror Lake, which includes the angler parking area, boat ramp, road leading up to the guard station and the Mirror Lake trailhead has been delayed until Wednesday, July 29th. Access to the campground will be allowed while the slurry seal is being completed, however, the areas above will be officially closed off to any access July 29th-30th.
Ogden Ranger District- (801) 625-5112 Campground/Picnic Areas/Roads/Trails Update Updated July 20, 2015. Sunday, August 2nd, a portion of the picnic area at Cemetery Point, located on Pineview Reservoir, will be closed for events associated with the Outdoor Retailer show. The remaining areas (portion of the picnic area, swim beach, and boat launch) on Cemetery Point will be open for use by the public.On Monday, August 3rd and Tuesday, August 4th, Cemetery Point will be closed to all uses for the Open Air Demonstration of the Outdoor Retailer Event. This includes all areas at Cemetery Point (i.e., Boat Ramp, swim beach, and picnic area). The open air demo includes vendor displays of new product lines (i.e., kayaks, paddle boards, etc.) On Wednesday, August 5th, Cemetery Point will reopen to the public at 7:00 a.m. Volunteer Projects on the Ogden and Logan Ranger Districts
Secure Rural School Act: Resource Advisory Committees The Secure Rural School Act authorizes the use of Resource Advisory Committee (RACs) as a mechanism for local community collaboration with federal land managers in recommending Title II projects on federal lands or that will benefit resources on federal lands. RAC members are appointed by the Secretary of Agriculture. Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest Resource Advisory Committee Individuals are being sought to represent a variety of interests on the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest Resource Advisory Committee (RAC).
The American pika is a low-profile mammal that lives at high altitudes. Related to rabbits and hares, these small, big-eyed creatures spend much of the summer preparing for a harsh winter high above the timberline. Starting in mid-September, a DWR biologist will visit an established pika area above Brighton ski resort to check on population growth.