Paddle boarding at Maple Lake

Exploring Utah Valley

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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5 Sundance Mountain Resort Winter Activities

Utah is the home of the greatest snow on earth and Utah Valley is home to one of the most beautiful and intimate mountain resorts on the Wasatch front. Sundance Mountain Resort has recently been named the #1 Ski Resort in North America by Conde Nast Traveler and we couldn’t agree more. With cozy…

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