Recreating in the canyons – have fun, but use caution

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Utah County is home to some beautiful canyon recreational areas, and this is the time of year when visitors to the canyons are plentiful. But while recreating outdoors is healthy and fun, some dangers can also be present.

According to Utah County Sheriff’s Office Sergeant Spencer Cannon, migration to outdoor activities in the canyons began earlier this year, probably due to kids being out of traditional school and people working from home.

Canyon-goers engage in a variety of activities, including scenic drives, picnics, swimming, cycling, long boarding, rock climbing, hiking, hammocking and horseback riding.

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