Meh, Ogden is fine...it is just a mountain town. Territorial people....I just didn't get a friendly vibe like some other towns I've passed-through. There are definitely a couple of bars that'll keep you entertained. I'm sure your main focus is riding, so I wouldn't let SLC weigh too heavily in your considerations for a place to go. Crash and drink in Ogden, Ride Pow Mow and Basin. Have fun and post photos!
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