Checking Off an 80th Birthday Bucket List

Uncategorized - April 25, 2017

Every SunRiver resident moves to the community with a bucket list of things he or she has always wanted to try. Some join the lawn bowling group; others take up pottery or leatherworking once they retire. For 80-year-old Gary Reich, one particular thing had been at the top of his…

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Summer Fun at Sand Hollow State Park

Tips & Tricks - April 20, 2017

As Utah’s newest state park, Sand Hollow is one of the most popular destinations in Southern Utah with all kinds of recreation opportunities for active adults. Located roughly 15 miles east of St. George off the I-15 Hurricane exit, the park is one of the most visited in the state…

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Festival Season in St. George

Events - April 6, 2017

Spring has officially sprung in Southern Utah and there is an exciting event or festival to attend nearly every weekend of April. Below are a few recommendations for what active adults won’t want to miss:   Tour de St. George Spring ’17 – April 8 With 35-, 70- and 100-mile…

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Pork Chops with Sage and Butter

Food Friday - March 17, 2017

Hands down, these are the best pork chops ever. Not only is this recipe savory, delicious, and elegant, it is ridiculously easy to make. A lot of people claim that pork chops are boring because of their dry texture and bland flavor, but I assume these individuals are not properly…

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Viva Las Vegas: The Perfect Weekend Getaway

Tips & Tricks - March 14, 2017

One fabulous benefit of retiring in St. George, Utah is the town’s close proximity to big cities like Las Vegas and Salt Lake City. You get the charm of living in a quiet, small town while major metropolitan centers are just a short drive away; Las Vegas, in particular, is…

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Keeping Up with Technology

Tips & Tricks - March 7, 2017

In 2017, technology is an inescapable part of daily life. It changes so quickly that it can be hard to stay on top of the newest gadgets and latest software updates. However, keeping up-to-date with technology has the potential to add to and enhance your life in more convenient ways…

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Top Five Benefits of Stretching & Strengthening

Tips & Tricks - March 7, 2017

Exercise and staying in shape is often an important priority to anyone in retirement, but did you know that regular stretching could be just as important to staying limber? Below are five reasons why stretching should be a consistent habit in the routine of any active adult aged 55 and…

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Experience Zion National Park by Helicopter

Tips & Tricks - March 7, 2017

Looking up through the window of a shuttle bus, the majesty of Zion National Park passes by quickly in a montage of red, white and green. Getting off the bus at its stops and taking in the park slowly brings the steep cliffs and fanciful rock formations into a focused…

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Hiking Kanarraville Falls

Tips & Tricks - February 28, 2017

One of the great benefits of living in SunRiver is its close proximity to all the natural beauty Southern Utah has to offer. Outdoor adventures are just a short hike away, with dozens upon dozens of gorgeous trails to choose from for everyone from new beginners to the most experienced…

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24 Pickleball Tips for Seniors

Tips & Tricks - February 24, 2017

Here are 24 tips to help you improve your pickleball game. If you avoid hitting your weak strokes, you will never master them. Keep track of wind speed and direction and learn to play the wind to your advantage. Know which shots you can make more than 70% of the…

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