Category Archives: Winter Activities

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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Grandeur Peak – A Hiking or Snow Shoeing Adventure

Grandeur Peak is one of Salt Lake City’s classic hikes and can be reached by most folks with a free morning or afternoon.  The peak is just below 8,300 feet and provides some beautiful views of the surrounding mountain ranges … Continue reading

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Tubing at Soldier Hollow – What A Scream!

If your looking for an exhilarating winter activity and skiing or snowboarding just isn’t your thing, check out tubing at Soldier Hollow. What is tubing? Essentially its riding a giant inner tube down a snow covered hill.  Its faster and … 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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Happy New Yurt – The Only Way to Winter Camp

Most yurts are found on the Tundras of Mongolia.   However, a few Yurts have made there way to the Uintas to provide winter skiers, snowmobilers and snowshoers with a unique winter camping experience.  For the past 3 years I … 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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