Utah


We are Utah natives and Allison’s family still calls this beautiful state home. We love finding and sharing the best things to do in Utah, including attractions, restaurants, hotels and natural wonders throughout this great state.

Best Utah Destinations A to Z

Fry Sauce – It’s a Utah thing

Best places to go stargazing in Utah

5 Tips for using public transportation in Utah

3 fun day trips on Frontrunner

When and where to see the best fall foliage

Winter deals for families at Utah ski resorts

Utah’s Best Winter Activities

Great ski deal for kids! – the 5th and 6th Grade Passport

Salt Lake City Area

25 FREE things to do in Salt Lake City

90+ FUN things to do in Salt Lake City with kids

City Library – Downtown branch

Family History Library

Gilgal Garden

Hogle Zoo

The Leonardo Museum

Red Butte Garden

Temple Square

Temple Square at Christmas

Tracy Aviary

Hotel review: Peery Hotel

Hotel review: University Guest House

Restaurant review: Bruges Waffles and Frites

Restaurant review: Rio Grande Cafe

Temple Quarry Trail – Little Cottonwood Canyon

Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort – Little Cottonwood Canyon

Can You Swim in the Great Salt Lake

Ogden – Davis County

Eccles Dinosaur Park – Ogden

Get Air Trampoline Park – Kaysville

Great Salt Lake

Hill Aerospace Museum – Hill Air Force Base

Kangaroo Zoo – Ogden

Lagoon – Farmington

Motor-Vu Drive-In Theater – Riverdale

Skiing at Snowbasin Resort

Restaurant Review: Five favorite restaurants on Ogden’s Historic 25th Street

Restaurant Review: Tonyburgers – Clinton

Brigham City – Logan

Golden Spike National Historic Site – Brigham City area

Spiral Jetty – Brigham City area

Resort Review: Conestoga Ranch – Bear Lake

Restaurant Review: Maddox Ranch House – Brigham City

Utah County

Museum of Natural Curiosity – Lehi

Thanksgiving Point Gardens – Lehi

Timpanogos Cave National Monument – American Fork Canyon

Tips for visiting Canyons Resort with kids | tipsforfamilytrips.com

Park City – Heber Valley

Summer at Park City Mountain Resort – Park City

Summer at Utah Olympic Park – Park City

How to plan a Park City family reunion – Park City

Skiing High Meadows at Park City Mountain Resort – Park City

Sundance Film Festival with kids – Park City

Restaurant Review: Deer Valley Seafood Buffet – with or without kids – Park City

 

6 Irresistible Adventures in Heber Valley – Heber City/Midway

The Homestead Crater – Midway

Ice Castles – Midway

Sleigh Ride at Homestead Resort – Midway

Snow tubing at Soldier Hollow – Midway

Heber Valley Railroad – Heber City

Fly fishing with Rocky Mountain Outfitters – Midway

Midway Outdoor Ice Rink – Midway

Resort Review: Zermatt Resort and Spa – Midway

Resort Review: Montage Deer Valley – Park City

Restaurant Review: Dairy Keen – Home of the Train – Heber City

Raft Dinosaur National Monument

Price – Vernal

Prehistoric Museum at USU-Eastern – Price

Dinosaur National Monument – Vernal

River Rafting in Dinosaur National Monument with Adrift Adventures – Vernal

Utah Field House of Natural History – Vernal

McConkie Ranch Petroglyphs – Vernal

Starvation State Park – Duchesne

5 fun things to do in Duchesne County – Duchesne

Hotel Review: SpringHill Suites Vernal – Vernal

Central Utah

Capitol Reef National Park – Torrey

Goblin Valley State Park – middle of nowhere, between Green River and Hanksville

Palisade State Park – Manti

Cedar City Area

Bryce Canyon National Park

Cove Fort, Junction at I-15 and I-70

Utah Shakespeare Festival, Cedar City

Restaurant Review – La Casa Don Miguel, Cedar City

Zion Narrows

St. George Area

Snow Canyon State Park

Zion National Park – Good hikes for families

Zion National Park – Tips for hiking The Narrows

Hotel Review – Coral Springs Resort, St. George

Kanab Area

Best Friends Animal Sanctuary

Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park

Hotel Review – Zion Ponderosa Ranch and Resort, Mount Carmel

Moab Area

Moab

Arches National Park

Canyonlands National Park

Newspaper Rock

Dinosaurs and Petroglyphs

Four Corners Monument

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