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12 Beautiful Wheelchair Accessible Trails in Utah

12 Beautiful Wheelchair Accessible Trails in Utah

I’ve wanted to put a list of wheelchair accessible trails up on the site for quite some time. Hopefully, this list will come in handy for those that would like to hit the trails, but have a permanent or temporary physical disability (or just for […]

Bell’s Canyon Waterfall

Bell’s Canyon Waterfall

Bell’s Canyon Waterfall is a popular hike near Salt Lake City that leads to a reservoir and a waterfall. It can be kid friendly depending on where you want to go. Overview: This trail can be kid friendly if you just hike to the reservoir, […]

The 6 Best Toddler-Friendly Hikes in Utah

The 6 Best Toddler-Friendly Hikes in Utah

Hiking with a toddler is a whole new ball game, especially if you have a two year old! Toddlers are in that magic stage where they want to experience everything on their own two feet, which can be a bit tiresome on a long hike […]

Complete List of Parks & Firepits up Provo Canyon

Complete List of Parks & Firepits up Provo Canyon

Finding an available fire pit up Provo Canyon feels a lot like racing the crowd at Walmart on Black Friday! Zach and I personally went up the canyon to every single park and counted the number of fire pits available at each location. We also […]

Timp Caves Hike

Timp Caves Hike

You don’t need a ticket to do this amazing hike, but if you are lucky enough to snag tickets for the cave tour on the weekend, go for it! Zach and I have actually hiked this trail three times without doing the cave tour – […]

Squaw Peak Overlook

Squaw Peak Overlook

Squaw Peak Overlook is the perfect place to watch the sunset glitter off Utah Lake as it sets behind the mountain ridge. Overview: At this overlook you will catch gorgeous views of Utah Lake and watch the city light up far below. Squaw Peak Overlook is […]

Buffalo Peak Hike

Buffalo Peak Hike

NOTE: The access road to the trailheads is currently closed!! Trail access is currently only available from the Squaw Peak Overlook. Looking for a hike with some breathtaking mountain views and vibrant green alpine meadows? Try the Buffalo Peak trail – a hike we refer to […]

Scout Falls on the Timpooneke Trail

Scout Falls on the Timpooneke Trail

Scout Falls is a great way to experience a portion of the beautiful Timpooneke trail without actually trekking all the way to Timp summit! Overview: This trail is located deep within American Fork canyon, and instead of seeing views of the nearby city – you’ll see layers of […]

Calf Creek Falls

Calf Creek Falls

Calf Creek Falls has made multiple “Best U.S. Waterfalls” lists, and it is right in our backyard! Overview: This desert waterfall attracts visitors from across the globe due to its beautiful colors, impressive height and unique location. Lower Calf Creek Falls is an impressive 126 ft. […]

How to Wow Out-of-State Visitors in Utah

How to Wow Out-of-State Visitors in Utah

Want to impress your visiting family or friends with the beauty of Utah? Learn how to plan for things like altitude change so they have a good time! We’ve been getting readers emailing and asking us what hikes they should take their visiting family on. […]

The 6 Most Adventurous Family Friendly Trails in Utah

The 6 Most Adventurous Family Friendly Trails in Utah

Sometimes we hear “family friendly” and think it means a simple nature walk along a paved trail. That is not what these six trails are. These trails are the family friendly trails that will make your kids AND you feel like you are really adventuring […]

Why the Kanarraville Falls Hike should be on your Radar

Why the Kanarraville Falls Hike should be on your Radar

Add Kanarraville Falls hike to your next St. George adventure! These falls are located up one of the prettiest slot canyons I have ever been in, leading to multiple desert waterfalls! Overview: Zach and I have had Kanarraville Falls on our list for quite some […]

Red Cliffs Recreation Area

Red Cliffs Recreation Area

The Red Cliffs Utah campgrounds is home to natural water slides, swimming holes, dinosaur tracks, Native American archeological sites and more! Overview: The Red Cliffs Recreation Area is a campsite near Leeds Utah, and it is quite possibly one of the best campsites you will […]

How to fit Mount Rainier National Park in a Seattle Trip

How to fit Mount Rainier National Park in a Seattle Trip

This weekender trip features how to fit Mount Rainier National Park in a Seattle trip! Have plans to visit Seattle? Don’t miss out on my favorite National Park in the U.S. #FindYourPark Mount Rainier is my favorite National Park because I used to go there […]

How to Find Grotto Falls Trail

How to Find Grotto Falls Trail

If you like the idea of crossing a rushing river via narrow tree trunks and a thundering waterfall finale – this trail is for you. Overview: Grotto Falls on the Nebo Scenic Loop is one of the more adventurous short trails we have been on. A […]

The 5 Most Unique Waterfalls in Utah

The 5 Most Unique Waterfalls in Utah

Utah has a lot of beautiful waterfalls, but how do you choose which ones to see? Here at Wanderookie, we’re a little obsessed with hiking waterfalls, and we’ve rounded up five SEVEN of the most unique waterfalls in Utah that you have to see this year! […]

Battle Creek Falls Hike

Battle Creek Falls Hike

Battle Creek Falls hike near Pleasant Grove Utah is a quick hike to a decent sized waterfall. The trail follows a steady incline the whole way, but it is only about one mile round trip.  The trail has partial shade (both from trees and the canyon […]