Fun summer activities in Weber County

Are you planning to visit Weber County this summer? Well, Weber County is known to be a place that is full of fun activities. You can spend a great time by getting involved in the best outdoor activities or visiting the best places in the area. There are a lot of events that are conducted for the people who are visiting the area and for those who are the permanent resident. Overall, the place is full of fun activities. Here are some summer activities you can do in the Weber County to spend some quality time with your friends and family:

1.    Visit Dinosaur Park and museum:

One of the best things about the Weber County is the dinosaur park. If you have kids along with you, this trip will be the best one for them. The park contains around 100 replicas of full-size dinosaurs. These sculptures are actually based on the fossil skeletons and they are activated with the help of robots.

2. Peery’s Egyptian theater:

The next place to visit is the Peery’s Egyptian theater that is build up in an Egyptian style. It is located in the Washington Boulevard in Ogden. The theater was burned and then it was saved and reopened for the people in 1997. It is not just used as a cinema but also used as a platform for performing arts.

3.    Enjoy art places:

When you are at Weber County, you can have the experience of both sides, the best art and a different but somewhat terrible form of art. The Seattle Art Museum is a place that can instantly satisfy your art soul. On the other hand, the museum of bad art will be the place where you can find a lot of interesting art pieces that are beautiful in their own kind.

4.    Other summer activities:statue-445906_640

Apart from all the activities that are explained above, you can also get involved in the following summer activities in Weber County.

  • Get to know about the stones in the Rock Shop.
  • Learn to cook Japanese food.
  • Have a walking tour with your partner to Historic Ogden
  • Go for a bike ride to Ogden River Parkway
  • Get a great experience of hiking on different trails
  • Plan a trip to the farmers market
  • Go to flea-market
  • Visit the tree house museum
  • Visit the snow basins series of summer concerts

Apart from all the summer activities mentioned above, there is a lot more in Weber County. To find out, you have to visit once.

 

 

Reference links:

  1. http://indieogdenutah.com/50-family-friendly-things-to-do-in-ogden-this-summer/
  2. https://www.yelp.com/search?find_desc=Things+To+Do&find_loc=Weber+County%2C+UT

3 Hikes You Need To Explore

In Utah, hiking is a popular pastime and is it really any surprise? With all the beautiful parks, mountains, and red rocks there is a lot of wonderful trails to explore around the state. 

If you are looking for some great, family-friendly hikes, here are 3 we recommend:bdc8ebfa-2202-4128-8df2-bc65f585cc1c

A popular destination for many people is the Grotto Falls. Feel like a kid again as you wander over a river, past narrow tree trunks, and a thundering waterfall (be sure to make it to secret gem at the end). Find out more about the trail here.

Love dinosaurs? The Silver Reef Trail needs to be on your list of trails to hike. This dinosaur-track trail, located at the Red Cliffs Recreation areas near Leeds, Utah, has swimming holes, waterfalls, and much more to take your breath away. Learn more here and be sure to ask about their camping options.

Known for it’s shimmering water and colorful wildflowers, the Cecret Lake is another popular Utah destination for families. Weave your way through Little Cottonwood Canyon to explore the beauty all around and fall in love with Utah all over again. Find out more about this hike, here.

Remember to always take precautions before heading out. Tell people where you are going, when to expect you back, and check the weather report.

Check out Wander Rookie to learn more about all the various hikes around Utah. With so many wonders to be seen around the world, it is cool to think how many of them we have in our backyard.