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Utah Dinosaurs Come Alive at Dinosaur Island

Utah knows dinosaurs! In fact, Utah is home to one of the top-10 places to discover dinosaur fossils in the US. Our prehistoric allure brings in thousands of tourists every year. The sheer variety of dinosaur species discovered here makes Utah extremely special – carnivores and herbivores…

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8 Summer Events at Utah Lake

Utah Lake Scavenger Hunt The Utah Lake Scavenger Hunt returns!! Do you like competitions? Do you love Utah Lake? This is the event for you! The events runs June 3-12, and you can join at any time. This countywide scavenger hunt, focusing on Utah Lake, uses the GooseChase app to create exciting…

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Discover Utah Valley's Night Skies This Summer

Utah Valley is beginning to warm up, which means tubing down the Provo River, hiking up Mt. Nebo, visiting Timpanogos Cave National Monument and other summertime activities. Warmer days also welcome summer nights that are comfortably cool, allowing more opportunities to explore the wonder of the…

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Rock Climbing in American Fork Canyon

It was a beautiful summer day and we knew we wanted to get outdoors to soak up some vitamin D. American Fork Canyon was calling our name. We loaded up the climbing gear and we set off on an adventure, anxious to get up on the rock. We could smell Joe’s Cafe from a mile away. I have no idea how it…

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Mountain Biking and Treasure Hunting in Utah County

It is that time of year! The snow has melted, the tulips have sprung and we are firmly in “third spring” here in Utah. For those who may be new to our area, it is not unusual to have winter followed by first spring, back to winter, second spring, back to winter and finally third spring. I have been…

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My Love For Utah Lake

The boat bobbed up and down with the gentle waves from distant boats. Our voices and laughter filled the late summer air, as we talked about our adventures and how we wished school could be postponed for a few more months. In the heat of the evening sun, we kept cool by dipping our feet in the water…

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