Warmer temperatures means that spring is on its way and I couldn't be more excited. Spring is a lovely time in Utah Valley. Flowers are blooming. Hiking trails are opening up again. Festivals are starting. Make the most of this beautiful time of year by participating in these springtime activities.


Play golf

Tee up! Utah Valley has some beautiful golf courses such as Hobble Creek or Thanksgiving Point. Come play a round! Or two!

A fish is about to bite a fishing fly

Go fishing

Right now is perfect for ice off fishing which can provide the best shore fishing for the year. Strawberry Resevoir is a great place to go, but also check out Utah Lake.

The Heber Creeper 

Ride the Heber Creeper

Ride through canyons and valleys on the Heber Valley Railroad. Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for children. Or take the family on the Monday Night train, a 90 minute ride full of singing, treats, and more! A family pass is $35 for up to 6 people.

Runners doing a race 

Run a race

Now that the weather is warming up, the race season is getting on its way. Check out our calendar of events to see what races are coming up.

Tulips surrounding a bridge at Thanksgiving Point 

Go to the Tulip Festival 

Thanksgiving Point's annual Tulip Festival is a must-do event. Imagine it, over 250 thousand tulips in over a hundred varieties. Tickets are $20 for adults and $17 for children and seniors. You also have the option of renting a golf cart or segways. Fun times!

Girl throwing a frisbee 

Play Frisbee golf

Utah Valley has several Frisbee golf courses. Try the Bicentennial Park course in Provo or the Dry Creek Trail Park in Lehi. Bring your own Frisbee.