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McKenna McFarland

McKenna is a freelance writer and blogger who loves taking adventures with her family. When she’s not writing or working on her blog, One More Step Travels, she can be found hiking, exploring her current home, or planning her next visit to a U.S. national park or international city.

The Epic Utah Valley Spring Bucket List!

Warmer temperatures mean that spring is on its way! Spring is a lovely time in Utah Valley: flowers are blooming, hiking trails are opening up again, and festivals are starting. Make the most of this beautiful time of year by participating in any of these springtime activities. 1. Go to the Tulip…

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9 Adorable Animal Experiences in Utah Valley

Utah Valley has some amazing places you can go to experience animals firsthand and we're not just talking cats and dogs either! Here in the valley, you can rent a llama, do yoga with goats, play with foxes, ride ponies, and so much more! Here are our 8 favorite places to have some fun with cute…

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The Guide to Mural Hunting in Downtown Provo

When strolling through Downtown Provo, you can see just how talented the artists in Utah Valley are. Walking among the buildings downtown, you’ll run across a series of murals that reflect the unique destination that is Provo. These are not works you see from typical graffiti artists, but show an…

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50+ Fun Date Ideas in Utah Valley

Ah, Utah can be the worst of times, it can be the best of times. But by going to one of the following places, you're guaranteed to have the BEST of times! Find ideas for that memorable first date, or an active adventure to prove your budding relationship. This list will supply you with…

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Summer Splashing in Utah Valley

Here are the best Splash Pads in Utah Valley! They are sure to be a hit with you and your kids. Courtesy of Natalie Ockey 1) Creekside Park Address: 100 S. 600 East, Alpine Hours: Daily, 10am-8pm 2) Highland Town Center *currently closed due to mechanical issues* Address: 5400 W. Civic Center…

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