Things to do in Utah – 14 Awesome Adventures

 

Today we’ve got something really fun going on around here! We have teamed up with 13 other bloggers from Utah to bring you our favorite little day trip adventures, 14 Utah Adventures.  We live in a truly great place and there is so much to do, but sometimes it can be hard to know where to start. That is what these posts are all about! To showcase some of our favorites and help you in getting started on your own family fun adventures! And we’ve even got a SUPER COOL giveaway going on that you do not want to miss!

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Today we have Stephanie and Harmony from The Salt Project guest posting here today to share with you one of their recent adventures. Take it away, ladies!

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Hello!  We are from The Salt Project, which is all about things to do in Utah!  We love Utah and want everyone to know about it.  On one of our recent adventures we headed to the lovely Rocky Mountains.  We’ve been up Farmington Canyon multiple times but we had no idea that Farmington Canyon connected to Bountiful Canyon.  It’s a lovely 27 miles along the peaks of Davis County.  We found campsites and lots of fun dirt side roads. The autumn leaves were so lovely.

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Bountiful Peak was just stunning.  Luckily, there was a nice little pull-off to enjoy the view, plus some nice flat rocks to sit on.  We packed a lunch, so we had a little picnic out of the car.  If I had known there would be flat ground, I’d have brought a blanket.

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My little Aiko loved being able to run around.

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You can start in Farmington Canyon, or head up to Ward Canyon Road in Bountiful.  You can start in either city.  Be sure to pack some food and drinks, it’s almost a two hour drive.  Surprisingly, there was quite a bit of traffic, for being a canyon road. There were plenty of 4-wheelers and some cars without 4-wheel drive.  It’s a spectacular drive and a wonderful way to view the Great Salt Lake.

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Thank you girls! It looks like a lot of fun and those views are amazing! I’m thinking that heading up for a dinner picnic and watching the sunset would be awesome. The weather is starting to turn colder, but we might have a few more weeks where the canyon could be nice. Once the snow comes, I’ll be dreaming of adventures, picnics, and exploring in the spring and summer to come!

Don’t stop here! We have so many other adventures to show you! I’m posting over at Coupons4Utah about a magical little adventure that I promise you don’t want to miss and make sure you check out what 13 other bloggers are doing out and about in Utah.

We also have an AMAZING giveaway package today! We are giving ONE lucky winner a Utah Adventure package valued at $500! Enter below and you could win

*$100 Gift Card to Marriott

*4 tickets to SCERA

*4 passes to Tracy Aviary

*$20 Gift Card to Lowe’s Xtreme Air Sports

*2 copies of THE BEST OF UTAH VALLEY ON THE CHEEP

* Backpack from The Salt Project

*4 Leonardo Body World’s passes

*Wasatch Savings Guide

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5 Comments

  1. Kelsey Stabenow's Gravatar Kelsey Stabenow
    December 1, 2014    

    This seems like such a fun outing! I love hiking. Even though I’ve lived in Utah there’s so many places out there that I have not been before. I’m hoping some day to take a trip to Moab and hike around there! Any fun, exciting things around there other than hiking?

  2. amy pugmire's Gravatar amy pugmire
    December 1, 2014    

    I would love to take a trip to park city.

  3. Chanel Salazar-Wayman's Gravatar Chanel Salazar-Wayman
    December 2, 2014    

    Utah is seriously the best place to live! So many things to do and it’s so beautiful!

  4. December 5, 2014    

    I want to visit the Canyonlands

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