Boulder, CO, Jan. 14, 2002--So you think you can't get a decent cup of coffee or a beer in Utah? Well, think again! Utah Underground: Guide to Real Fun ($16.95, November 2001, Mountain Sports Press) is the insider's scoop on what to do and where to go. With interviews, reviews and insightful background on the state of Utah, Utah Underground is a must-have whether you are a local or a tourist.
Some of author Bill Kerig's favorite Utah picks include:
Best romantic getaway A cabin at Sundance Resort
Best motorcycle ride Highway 12, southern Utah
Best mountain bike ride Wasatch Crest Trail, Mill Creek Canyon, Salt Lake City
Best beer bar Shooting Star Saloon, Huntsville
Most "un-Utah" nightclub Club Axis, Salt Lake City
Best live-music dive bar Burt's Tike Lounge, Salt Lake City
Most fun sushi bar Happy Sumo, Park City
Best coffee shop Cup of Joe's, Salt Lake City
Best nightlife in a ski town Park City
Best place to ski the day after a storm Snowbird
Author and Salt Lake City resident Bill Kerig is a contributor to SKIING magazine. He was a producer at the Winter Olympics in Nagano, skied the pro mogul tour and has written and produced a feature film (in Utah). He is also the author of The Snowboarder's Total Guide to Life.