The Utah Office of Outdoor Recreation Hosts Regional Outdoor Recreation Summits

New GOED LogoFollowing the success of last year’s Outdoor Recreation Summit, the Office of Outdoor Recreation is pleased to host regional summits in Ogden, Cedar City and Moab this fall.

The Summits will provide an excellent opportunity for rural communities and businesses to network and learn about where Utah’s recreation economy is going.

The summits will take place on the following dates:

  • Ogden – Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016 at the Eccles Conference Center
  • Cedar City – Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016 at the SUU Haze Hunter Conference Center
  • Moab – Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016 at the Red Cliff Lodge

“Our summits will foster collaboration between private, federal, and state entities to promote continual sustainable growth,” said Tom Adams, director of the Office of Outdoor Recreation. “Each corner of the state has it’s own successes and we want to provide an opportunity for those experiences to be shared and have other communities learn from them.”

With three summits, attendees have three opportunities to from different keynote speakers including:

  • Ogden
    • Julia Stamps Mallon, co-founder, REI Outessa Summit
    • Dave Sakrison, mayor, Moab City 
  • Cedar City
    • Martin Frey, the only man to complete seven summits and seven seas
    • Scott Wyatt, president, Southern Utah University
  • Moab
    • Davis Smith, CEO, Cotopaxi
    • Mike Caldwell, mayor, Ogden City 

For additional information or how to attend one or all three events, please register