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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.

100+ Free or Cheap Things to Do in Utah Valley

There is so much to do in Utah Valley--the best part is that a vacation here doesn't have to break the bank! Find so many things that are either free or cheap when visiting. See the list below for 100+ ideas! 1) Visit Bridal Veil Falls 2) Drive the Alpine Loop 3) Play frisbee golf at Provo's…

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Top 7 Freedom Festival Events in 2024

The Freedom Festival is one of Utah's biggest annual festivals, celebrating Independence Day. This Fourth of July celebration is full of activities, from parades and carnivals to tributes of art. There is something for everyone! 7. Freedom Days Freedom Days is a 3-day event that is thrilling for…

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Top 4th of July Fireworks Shows in Utah County

It's the most patriotic time of the year! Celebrate America's Independence by watching the red, white, and blue light up the night sky! We have researched the best fireworks shows in Utah Valley. We also have some tips if you are setting off your own fireworks. 4th of July Fireworks Shows STADIUM…

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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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11 Activities For Travelers with Toddlers

Utah Valley is the ultimate vacation destination for families, even young families with young kids! Here are some amazing activities to do with your toddlers that will keep their attention and ensure that they have fun! 1) Museum of Natural Curiosity This museum at Thanksgiving Point is not your…

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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. From April 7th until…

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