July 21, 2017

Logan, Utah


Here’s a free collection of resources about Logan, Utah- blogs, videos, groups, first-hand experiences and advice from people who live in Logan, etc.

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Logan, Utah: Blogs

Here’s a list of Logan blogs and websites written by people who live in Logan, or are about Logan.

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Logan City Website loganutah.org 2017
Logan City Facebook facebook.com/cityoflogan 2017
Logan Library library.loganutah.org 2017
Cache County Website cachecounty.org 2017
The Herald Journal news.hjnews.com 2017
Fox 13 Now fox13now.com/tag/logan 2017
Cache Valley Daily cachevalleydaily.com 2017
The Logan Daily News logandaily.com 2017
KVNU Radio Station 610kvnu.com 2017
Utah State University usu.edu 2017
Logan School District loganschools.org/blog 2017
Logan High School loganhigh.org 2017
Zillow Real Estate zillow.com/logan-ut 2017
Wikipedia Article wikipedia.org/wiki/Logan,_Utah 2017

Logan, Utah: Groups

Logan Groups On Facebook

  1. Logan, Utah Buy & Sell Facebook Group (3,453 members)
  2. Logan Utah Yard Sale Group (714 members)
  3. Hillcrest Elementary (527 members)
  4. Save The Bulls Foundation, Logan, UT (450 members)
  5. Logan, Utah Musicians (384 members)
  6. Stand Together (Logan, Utah) Group (351 members)
  7. Pokemon Go Logan, Utah Group (342 members)
  8. March for Science- Logan, UT (336 members)
  9. Indivisible – Logan, Utah (252 members)
  10. Logan, Utah Paintball Group (166 members)
  11. Logan High School (Utah) Friends (150 members)
  12. Pokemon Go: Logan, Utah (124 members)
  13. Tuesdays Together – Logan, UT (120 members)
  14. Logan, UT Rocks! Group (94 members)
  15. Logan, Utah Grappling Facebook Group (91 members)
  16. Everything Free, Logan, Utah Only Group (80 members)
  17. Logan High School Friends (74 members)
  18. Free Code Camp (73 members)
  19. Logan, UT Morning Soccer Group (60 members)
  20. Miss Representation: Logan, Utah Group (43 members)
  21. Logan, Utah Pathway Group (23 members)

Other Logan Groups, Forums and Events

  1. Explore Logan Calendar
  2. Eventbrite Events Near Logan, Utah
  3. Meetups Near Logan, Utah

Logan, Utah: Survey

We’re surveying people about living in Logan, UT. Here will be a collection of their responses.

*The information gathered via surveys may or may not be correct. Hopefully it will be helpful to you!

*Response format = Answer (Your name, How long you’ve lived in Logan)


**Click here to share your experience living in Logan**


Logan, Utah: Favorites

What’s your favorite thing about living in Logan?

  • The people. (Josh, 1 year)
  • The outdoor activities. (Tucker, 1 year)
  • People. (David, 2 years)
  • The atmosphere. (Galen, 2 years)
  • Small town feel. (Laura, 2 years)
  • How pretty it is. (Morgan, 2 years)
  • Friendly atmosphere. (Jenna, 3 years)
  • The mountains. (Jennifer, 3 years)
  • The beauty. (Rachel, 3 years)
  • City/University amenities, while being so close to the mountains. (Rebecca, 3.5 years)
  • I love the diversity of the city life and outdoor life. (Kari, 4 years)
  • I didn’t enjoy living in Logan. But the mountains are pretty. (Jenna, 5 years)
  • The community feeling. (Cody, 6 years)
  • It’s walkable. (Tiffany, 7 years)
  • Being close to everything. (Anna, 8 years)
  • There’s still a lot of small town friendliness. (Mary, 8 years)
  • Being so close to the mountains and beautiful out-doorsy-ness. (Becca, 15 years)
  • The people! (Murf, 15 years)
  • The theaters, the cool summer climate, Logan Canyon and golf. (Paul, 21 years)
  • Small town life. (Gary, 31 years)
  • The mountains. (Jenny, 34 years)
  • The mountains being all around us. (Amy, 42 years)

Logan, Utah: Least Favorites

What’s your least favorite thing about living in Logan?

  • All the hills. (Josh, 1 year)
  • The insane cold and wind in the winter. (Tucker, 1 year)
  • Traffic. (David, 2 years)
  • Stuck-up people. (Galen, 2 years)
  • Main Street traffic. (Laura, 2 years)
  • Utah drivers and limited late night options. (Morgan, 2 years)
  • Never enough parking (especially around campus and student housing areas). (Jenna, 3 years)
  • The winter canyon wind. (Jennifer, 3 years)
  • The cold. (Rachel, 3 years)
  • Bad air quality days, especially during winter inversions. (Rebecca, 3.5 years)
  • The people… It’s hard finding real friends. (Kari, 4 years)
  • Culture, traffic, the police that pull you over for going 3mph over the speed limit. There are only two bars. (Jenna, 5 years)
  • The bad drivers. (Cody, 6 years)
  • Traffic, not dog friendly. (Tiffany, 7 years)
  • Traffic. (Anna, 8 years)
  • There are segments of the population that can still be very cliquish. (Mary, 8 years)
  • The weather. (Becca, 15 years)
  • How generally unadvanced we are. (Murf, 15 years)
  • You can’t purchase alcohol in grocery stores. (Paul, 21 years)
  • Traffic. (Gary, 31 years)
  • No decent stores. (Jenny, 34 years)
  • Inversions. (Amy, 42 years)

Logan, Utah: Things To Do

What are fun things to do in Logan? Best kept secrets, etc.

  • Hiking. (Josh, 1 year)
  • Hikes and any outdoor thing. (Tucker, 1 year)
  • Hiking, music and theatre, great restaurants. (David, 2 years)
  • Country swing dancing, eating ice cream, seeing plays. (Galen, 2 years)
  • Outdoors stuff. (Laura, 2 years)
  • Hiking, bowling, movies. (Morgan, 2 years)
  • Exploring nature! (Jenna, 3 years)
  • Hiking, fires up the canyon, country swing dancing. (Jennifer, 3 years)
  • Logan Canyon – hiking, camping, bonfires, rock climbing, four wheeling. (Rachel, 3 years)
  • Hiking in canyons, university events, the farmer’s market, gallery walk, library events. (Rebecca, 3.5 years)
  • Hiking, swimming in summer, ice skating it winter. (Kari, 4 years)
  • Not much, it’s pretty boring. (Jenna, 5 years)
  • Fishing, hiking, the Fun Zone. (Cody, 6 years)
  • Hiking, swimming, snow shoeing. (Tiffany, 7 years)
  • Riverwalk, hiking, zoo, theater and USU. (Anna, 8 years)
  • Summer has several annual events, like the arts festival, car show, fair, etc. Swimming pools, theaters, and just minutes to some of the best outdoors anywhere. (Mary, 8 years)
  • Anything outdoors, PoBev at the university, live concerts at small food places. (Becca, 15 years)
  • Outdoors, driving, four wheeling, etc. (Murf, 15 years)
  • USU functions, opera, theater, dining, camping, picnics, golf. (Paul, 21 years)
  • Mountain Sports (hiking, skiing, fishing, mountain biking). (Gary, 31 years)
  • Walking, fishing, biking. (Jenny, 34 years)
  • Pool, parks, being outside. (Amy, 42 years)

Logan, Utah: Reputation

What’s Logan known for?

  • USU. (Josh, 1 year)
  • Gosner and the mountains. (Tucker, 1 year)
  • Great outdoor recreation. (David, 2 years)
  • Aggie ice cream. (Galen, 2 years)
  • Utah State University. (Laura, 2 years)
  • Small town feel, great scenery. (Morgan, 2 years)
  • Utah State University. (Jenna, 3 years)
  • Aggie ice cream. (Jennifer, 3 years)
  • USU. Angie’s. Being cold. (Rachel, 3 years)
  • Mountains. (Kari, 4 years)
  • USU. (Jenna, 5 years)
  • USU. (Cody, 6 years)
  • Utah State Universuty. (Tiffany, 7 years)
  • Hiking USU and Ellen Eccles. (Anna, 8 years)
  • USU, ice cream and cheese. (Mary, 8 years)
  • Mormons, haha. (Becca, 15 years)
  • Utah State University. (Paul, 21 years)
  • USU. (Gary, 31 years)
  • USU. (Jenny, 34 years)
  • I don’t want to say just Logan, since it’s a statewide thing, but the LDS religion. (Amy, 42 years)

Logan, Utah: Crime

What’s the crime like in Logan?

  • Not sure. (Josh, 1 year)
  • I don’t know of any. (Tucker, 1 year)
  • There’s not much. (David, 2 years)
  • Just jaywalking. (Galen, 2 years)
  • Little to no crime. (Laura, 2 years)
  • I would say it’s not to bad- at least in the parts I’ve been, usually just petty stuff. (Morgan, 2 years)
  • I wouldn’t know. (Jenna, 3 years)
  • No idea. (Jennifer, 3 years)
  • Little to none. (Rachel, 3 years)
  • Logan is a very safe city. (Rebecca, 3.5 years)
  • Very low crime rate. It has gotten higher throughout the years. (Kari, 4 years)
  • A lot of domestic violence and child abuse. (Jenna, 5 years)
  • Low. (Cody, 6 years)
  • Petty theft, drugs, rednecks. (Tiffany, 7 years)
  • Not terrible, but down by the fairgrounds gets tagged frequently. (Anna, 8 years)
  • Mostly not bad, though they really should not have ignored and denied when they started having gangs. (Mary, 8 years)
  • Rare. Mostly people being dumb, and not locking their doors to their apartments and cars. (Becca, 15 years)
  • Very small amounts, there can be some ghetto areas, but generally you’ll never go by any. (Murf, 15 years)
  • Mostly child abuse. (Paul, 21 years)
  • Almost non-existent, compared to other places I visit. (Gary, 31 years)
  • Probably worse than I know. (Jenny, 34 years)
  • It seems low, but I think there is more going on than I know. (Amy, 42 years)

Logan, Utah: Advice

Any advice for people moving to Logan?

  • Get involved. (Josh, 1 year)
  • If you don’t like outdoors stuff, you might hate Logan. (Tucker, 1 year)
  • Sometimes 200 E is better than Main St, even though the speed limit is lower. (David, 2 years)
  • Get housing in advance. (Galen, 2 years)
  • Don’t. I like having less people here. I don’t want Logan to get any more crowded than it already is. (Laura, 2 years)
  • It’s nice for a few years, I don’t know if I would want to stay here for a lifetime. (Morgan, 2 years)
  • Be open to new adventures. (Jennifer, 3 years)
  • For students – live close to campus and get involved. For anyone else – get ready for winter! (Rachel, 3 years)
  • Check out canyon hikes. (Rebecca, 3.5 years)
  • Get on housing stat! It’s hard to find a place. Other wise, it’s a great place to live. (Kari, 4 years)
  • Avoid Main Street. (Jenna, 5 years)
  • Go away. (Tiffany, 7 years)
  • Be kind to everyone. (Anna, 8 years)
  • Get to know the area before deciding where to live. Find a neighborhood that is a good fit for you. (Mary, 8 years)
  • Get involved!! Pretty much everyone here is really friendly, find a friend group to show you around! (Becca, 15 years)
  • Enjoy, lay back, meet your neighbors. (Murf, 15 years)
  • If you are non-Mormon, be prepared! (Paul, 21 years)
  • Love the outdoors and raising a family, or you won’t like it here! (Gary, 31 years)
  • Hope you like Wal-Mart. (Jenny, 34 years)
  • Don’t come if you don’t love the outdoors and if you’re non-LDS and it bothers you that others are. Trust me, people will try to get you into the church. (Amy, 42 years)

Logan, Utah: Stories

Share a memorable experience you had in Logan.

  • Hiking wind caves. (Josh, 1 year)
  • My first hike to the wind caves was just breath taking and kind of spiritual. (Tucker, 1 year)
  • Seeing a fantastic production My Fair Lady at the Ellen Eccles Theater. (David, 2 years)
  • I saw a play The Foreigner at the theater as a date. It was hilarious. Then we got Charlie’s ice cream after. (Galen, 2 years)
  • Kiss under shooting stars up at Green Canyon. (Laura, 2 years)
  • So many. Cheering at USU football games, going to dances, meeting amazing people, the most beautiful summer and fall. I could go on forever. (Rachel, 3 years)
  • Going to college and making friends. (Kari, 4 years)
  • I got my degree there. (Jenna, 5 years)
  • We enjoy going on the riverwalk in the summer. (Anna, 8 years)
  • Five years at USU, where I learned to be a responsible adult. (Mary, 8 years)
  • One time I laid down at first dam with bread all over me to attract the animals, but they all came running/flying/honking over, and it was terrifying…don’t do it. But DO go to first dam, it’s fun :). (Becca, 15 years)
  • The first time Pokemon Go came out, everyone was out. (Murf, 15 years)
  • I graduated from USU. (Paul, 21 years)
  • Attending USU. (Gary, 31 years)
  • Growing up going to the roller rink. (Amy, 42 years)

Logan, Utah: The Future

How do you think Logan will change over the next 10 years?

  • It will grow a lot. (Josh, 1 year)
  • It will grow slightly, but only because of the university. Other than that it won’t change much. (Tucker, 1 year)
  • It will get bigger; traffic congestion will get worse unless new arteries are made. (David, 2 years)
  • More student housing. (Galen, 2 years)
  • I hope it doesn’t. (Laura, 2 years)
  • I think it will grow a lot. (Morgan, 2 years)
  • I think it’s getting bigger and bigger. More industry and more people. (Rachel, 3 years)
  • More people, more businesses. (Rebecca, 3.5 years)
  • Logan’s population will grow. More businesses will come and farmland/open space will decrease. (Kari, 4 years)
  • For the worse if they don’t fix the roads. (Jenna, 5 years)
  • It will become more populated. (Cody, 6 years)
  • Worse traffic, more stupid rednecks. (Tiffany, 7 years)
  • Traffic will get worse. (Anna, 8 years)
  • It is growing, hopefully Logan can get better at city planning. (Mary, 8 years)
  • I honestly don’t think it will change too much, haha. Maybe less girls will sell LuLaRoe here? 😀 (Becca, 15 years)
  • I think we’ll have some better food places, and may grow and advance a bit. (Murf, 15 years)
  • Very slight continued diversity, slight population growth. (Paul, 21 years)
  • More people. (Gary, 31 years)
  • Hopefully grow enough to get a Target and Costco. (Jenny, 34 years)
  • I hope not too much, but maybe we will grow more. (Amy, 42 years)

Logan, Utah: Other Facts

Any other interesting facts about Logan?

  • It’s illegal for women to swear in Logan. (Tucker, 1 year)
  • There’s a great interfaith culture here (organizations and events), although a lot of people probably have no idea about it. (David, 2 years)
  • The weather is very unpredictable. (Galen, 2 years)
  • Lots of cool local restaurants, live music, and activities to go to. (Laura, 2 years)
  • Logan has the best Ice Cream! (Kari, 4 years)
  • No. I moved out of there as soon as I graduated. It wasn’t a fun or exciting place to be. (Jenna, 5 years)
  • Old Ephraim was here. (Anna, 8 years)
  • Several of the older schools are said to be haunted. (Mary, 8 years)
  • It’s really hot and then really cold. (Amy, 42 years)