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Nine Rails Arts Podcast Ep. 15 - Ogden Music Festival & Spike 150!

This episode includes an interview with Reba Nissen & Michelle Tanner of the 12th Annual Ogden Music Festival. We also an include an update from Visit Ogden’s Sara Toliver on this weekend’s Spike 150 event - including information on how to volunteer, and how to best participate in all the events. It’s Festival Season, and we’re covering all the action right here on the Nine Rails Arts Podcast.

Ogden Outdoor Adventure Show 329 - Indian Trail & Leathers

WEEKLY HAPPY | Mono-Ski Pond Skim


INTERVIEW / GUESTS | Marshall McGonegal, Leathers Premium Hand Wear


TRIP REPORT | Indian Trail







WORTH WATCHING | "Sending With a Hat” | Brush Off Failure


WORTH READING | Making Outdoor Recreation Accessible for Utahns with disabilities


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OUTDOOR JUKEBOX | Sifting through hours of crappy music, so you don’t have to.

“A Letter to Elise”  | The Cure


As John Muir would say, “The Mountains are calling and we must go…

Leaky Waders Ep. 3 - Cutthroat Slam

Completing the Utah Cutthroat Slam. Also, Uinta Cutthroat Pale Ale is good podcasting beer. 

LITerally Ep. 34 - Sean Prentiss, “Finding Abbey”

Sean Prentiss, author of Finding Abbey, talked to us for what seemed to be no time at all. We wished we could have talked longer. We delve into creative nonfiction, into crafting narrative, in what it means to be 'true' in you memoir. For those looking for an episode that delves heavily into craft, this one is for you.

Van Sessions at The Monarch: Dave Garofalo

Van Sessions at The Monarch Building featuring Dave Garofalo, formally of SafetySuit, with a four song set of new music.

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Ogden Outdoor Adventure Show 328 - Earth Day

Professional rock climber Sonnie Trotter interview, Adventure News, Events, something Worth Reading, GEAR:30 segment, My Lands, Quote of the Week, Outdoor Jukebox and a whole lotta Earth Day chat. Enjoy!

Nine Rails Arts Podcast Ep. 14 - Russ Adams of Ogden Uncon

This episode includes an interview with Russ Adams of Ogden UnCon, Ogden’s untamed and unconventional pop culture convention on June 7-9. Russ Adams is an award-winning Special Effects Artist familiar to worldwide audiences for his work on Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge, the highly-rated SyFy Channel reality series. Russ quickly because a fan favorite on the show thanks to his quick wit and willingness to help his fellow contestants.

Leaky Waders Ep. 2 - Social Flies

Ah social media, our favorite subject to contradict. Our love, hate continues with the social platforms as we move through trying to figure out what Leaky Waders standards are on social. Yes, we have standards, and they are medium.


Ogden Outdoor Adventure Show Special: Ogden Restaurant Week

Ogden Restaurant Week is back! We chat with Sydnie Furton from Visit Ogden, along with two local representatives from participating Ogden Bars to give you everything you need to know about this year's culinary event!

LITerally Ep. 33 - Tessa Fontaine, “The Electric Woman”

Tessa Fontaine is the author of The Electric Woman:

A Memoir in Death-Defying Acts, New York Times Editors' Choice; A Southern Living Best Book of 2018; An Amazon Editors' Best Book of 2018; A Refinery29 Best Book of 2018; A New York Post Most Unforgettable Book of 2018