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5 Great Places to Fat Tire Bike in Utah County

To clean or to bike, that is the question. Life is filled to the brim. The saying, “my cup overfloweth” is an understatement. Getting caught up in all of the to-do lists and packing our lives so full often ends in disappointment. Disappointment that we missed a gorgeous day to get outdoors. Today I…

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The Surprising Sport of Skate Skiing

There are many ways to enjoy winter here with a variety of things to do in Utah Valley. Some of our favorite family activities are ice skating on Utah Lake, downhill skiing at Sundance Resort, sledding at Rock Canyon Park, and a favorite - skate skiing up Provo Canyon at the Sundance Nordic Center…

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Valentine's Date Ideas in Vineyard, Utah

What Vineyard date fits you & your partner best? Whether you're looking for a romantic date night out or trying to find fun things to do in Utah County this Valentine's Day, Vineyard has a wide variety of options. Here are some romantic and fun date ideas for making your night special and memorable…

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Adventure Sledding

Flying down the mountain on my sled, I knew that adventure sledding would become our next family tradition. There is nothing quite like it. Santa must have known because we found brand new, super-fast sleds under the Christmas tree this year. You may be asking, “What is adventure sledding?”…

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How to Embrace Winter Outdoor Adventure with Kids

As a transplant from California, I was excited to see snowflakes my first winter in Utah Valley—but the charm wore off fast. A few years ago, my husband, Ellis, and I made it our quest to embrace winter outside—we went hiking, we went skiing, we even lugged sleds up Slate Canyon and slid back down…

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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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Winter Trails in Utah Valley

Utah winters can be dark, cold and may feel like our frosty weather will never end. Especially if you don’t ski or snowboard, you may feel left out or think you should just wait for spring to go outside, right? Wrong! For those who still want to enjoy the crisp cold air and snowy landscapes Utah…

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