Utah Camping and National Parks

Crystal Hot Springs

Crystal Hot Springs

Crystal Hot Springs is one of the treasures of Northern Utah. If floating in a natural hot spring with beautiful mountain scenery above you sounds like your jam, then put this place on your bucket list! Crystal Hot Springs has the highest mineral content for […]

The 6 Best Campgrounds in Utah for Families

The 6 Best Campgrounds in Utah for Families

I grew up in a family that thought a fancy family vacation meant packing up the tent and going camping. Now that I am raising my own little munchkin here in Utah, I have made it a goal to go camping as a family at […]

How to Plan the Best Olympic National Park Trip

How to Plan the Best Olympic National Park Trip

From the exotic rainforest waterfalls to the ombre blue Lake Crescent to the gorgeous beaches and tide pools…Olympic National Park is every outdoor enthusiasts dream vacation.  I swear if I could be a travel agent for National Parks my life would be fulfilled. I love […]

Pa’rus Trail Zion

Pa’rus Trail Zion

Overview: The Pa’rus trail is a paved, family friendly trail in Zion National Park. This trail actually has some of the iconic views of the Virgin River with the red cliffs of Zion as a backdrop (the ones you typically see on Pinterest). If you plan […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

The Secret Treasure of Utah Zion National Park

The Secret Treasure of Utah Zion National Park

Overview: To reach the Canyon Overlook trail, you need to hop in your car (since the shuttle doesn’t go that way). The drive is lovely and you get to go through a mile long tunnel! The parking for the trail is located right at the end of […]

Zion in a Day

Zion in a Day

You read the title right! This post tells you how to do Zion in a Day! I am amazed at the number of people who have lived in Utah for years and have never gone down to Zion National Park. People travel from across the GLOBE […]