Category Archives: Greater Provo Area

Horse Tail Falls – Steep Climb, Beautiful Trail, Awesome Waterfall

Horse Tail Falls is a beautiful hike just above the city of Alpine Utah.  The distance to the falls is a short 2.1 miles, but is fairly steep with an elevation gain of almost 1600 feet.  The trail is wide … Continue reading

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Cross-Country Ski Like an Olympian at Soldier Hollow

If you are looking for a world class course to cross country ski, soldier hollow near Midway, Utah is it.  You can hone your skills on beginner to experts trails that are groomed to Olympic standards everyday.  Whether you are … Continue reading

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Drive, Ride, Run or Hike the Alpine Loop

If you haven’t had a chance yet to enjoy the fall colors, take a drive, ride your bike or go for a hike on the Alpine Loop.  This beautiful stretch of road climbs up American Fork Canyon providing a beautiful … Continue reading

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Slide, Snowshoe, Ride Tibblefork Reservior

Just a short ride up American Fork Canyon is a recreation destination for any winter outdoor enthusiast.  On a beautiful winters day you’ll come across snowmobilers, cross country skiers, snowshoers and even ice fisherman. It is also a popular destination … Continue reading

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Hovercrafting on Utah Lake

There is not much you can do at the Provo Boat Harbor on Utah Lake in the winter.  Unless you have a hovercraft of course!  Hovercraft are a lot of fun and can provide hours of entertainment and can go … Continue reading

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Aspen Grove – A Winter Playground

View of Mount Timpanogos from the Aspen Grove Parking Lot Aspen grove provides a winter playground for just about anyone, from the casual snowshoer to the adrenaline hungry telemark skier.  It is located up Provo canyon where the winter maintenance … Continue reading

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Pine Hollow – A Snow Shoe Adventure for Everyone

Looking for a nice afternoon snow shoe adventure, or a trail you can take the kids on?  Pine Hollow to the Ridge Trail in American Fork Canyon is a well traveled trail with plenty of scenery along the way.  This … Continue reading

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Mount Timpanogos – A Utah County Classic Hike

It is visible from almost everywhere in Utah county, looming above its neighboring peaks in majestic grandeur.  Home to one of Utah’s only glaciers(technically it is a permanent snowfield) it is Mount Timpanogos.  People ascend Timpanogos year round with snow … Continue reading

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Bridal Veil Falls in Provo Canyon, A Recreation Mecca

Bridal Veil Falls is one of the most beautiful and accessible waterfalls in the Provo area. Bridal Veil is composed of two waterfalls, an Upper and a Lower falls that fall some 607 feet from the top of the canyon … Continue reading

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