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Finding Fall in Utah Valley

"I can’t miss them again!” I always have the best intentions of seeing fall crash the party with an amazing show of colors, yet I am always a week too early or a week too late. Can you relate? Maybe it is the kids’ sports, home learning, or work that takes my time, but this year I vowed “this will…

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5 Best Hikes in Utah Valley for Toddlers

With a steady stream of young families passing through our business (www.rentalshare.org) to rent camping and hiking gear, and with two young kids of our own, we’ve learned a lot over the last couple of years about what makes a successful hike with toddlers. Picking the right trail is key. The best…

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Stewardship of our Canyons

Reflect with me to the last time you were in nature. A place secluded from the hustle and bustle of society, where you had time to really live in the moment. Now, close your eyes and imagine that you are back in that place, exploring and taking it all in as if it was your first time there. As you…

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Famous YouTuber’s Favorite Utah Valley Spots

Imagine the travel destination of your dreams— Iceland? France? Japan? Devin Graham has been there. Maybe your ideal spot is more off the beaten path. Saudi Arabia? Uzbekistan? Zambia? Devin’s been there, too. Not only has he visited, but everything he does in these locations is worthy of its own…

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Finding Solitude Utah County Style

I am going to let you in on a little secret. With all the hiking options available in Utah Valley, finding a little solitude is not hard if you know where to look. This particular morning I woke up with an itch to venture out with my family in search of some prized solitude. Hopping on…

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Camping in Utah Valley

Let’s face it, we all need to get outside and unplug for a bit and what better way than to go camping in Utah County. The Valley offers breathtaking landscapes, mountain views, rivers, lakes, and various campgrounds to explore while still being close to home. Some of the best places to camp in Utah…

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Explore Utah Valley Responsibly

Outdoor recreation is important to our own health and wellness and together we all play a role in keeping each other safe. For those of us that live in Utah County we know how truly blessed we are to have so many options to recreate outside. As parks, campsites, trails, and other recreational areas…

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Top 10 Utah Valley Hikes To Go On Right Now

Utah County is known for its natural beauty and what a better way to enjoy the waterfalls, mountains, wildflowers, and more than to strap on your hiking boots and get outside. With so many different types of hikes you can go on in the valley we picked ten different hikes you can try right now. 1…

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Explore Utah Valley Zoom Backgrounds

How would you like to have your next Zoom meeting at Bearclaw Cabin or at Thanksgiving Points Butterfly Biosphere? Show off some of your favorite spots in Utah Valley with your colleagues with some of our favorite places and attractions! For best results, use a green screen or have an evenly lit…

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Thanksgiving Point Tulip Festival Gone Virtual

2020 is a very special year for Thanksgiving Point, celebrating its 25th year anniversary along with its very own strain of tulip, a new variety of late-blooming, scented lily tulip. For most, the tulip festival is a way to truly welcome spring while spending time with loved ones and walking the…

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