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Utah Walking Paths Photo Journal

Our chief editor Scotty Reed on a fitness craze, purchased a new Samsung Galaxy Mega 6 Smartphone and decided to walk his extra pounds away while photographing some of Utah’s best running, hiking, biking and walking trails. Come follow his journey!

Jordan River Parkway Trail - 7800 S to 6500 S - West Jordan, UtahJordan River Parkway Trail – 7800 S to 6500 S – West Jordan, Utah

Jordan River Parkway Trail - 4800 S to 3900 S - Taylorsville, UtahJordan River Parkway Trail – 4800 S to 3900 S – Taylorsville, Utah

20140118_115649Jordan River Parkway Trail – 5400 S to 4800 S – Taylorsville, Utah

20140117_121326Jordan River Parkway Trail – 6500 S to 5400 S – Murray, Utah

20140116_133606Temple Square & Downtown Salt Lake City, Utah

*High Resolution photo’s may be downloaded and used for personal use providing credit is given with a link to UtahAgenda.com. Sorry no Hot-Linking permitted.

Homestead Resort

Homestead Resort, Midway, Utah, Wasatch County, Wasatch Mountains, Park City, Utah County, Heber, Sleigh Rides, Winter Summer, Crater, Scuba Diving

Come to the Homestead Resort for unique accommodations near four world-class ski destinations. Whatever your needs, our Utah lodging amenities will provide a relaxing and enjoyable stay. Take a rejuvenating dip or scuba lessons in the warm waters of the Homestead Crater – a 55-foot, hollowed-out limestone rock. Let our massage therapists pamper you with a soothing spa treatment. From state-of-the-art meeting space to a modern fitness facility, this charming alternative to traditional Park City lodging offers variety of Utah lodging amenities, including:

  • 13,000 square feet of flexible space, accommodating up to 300, featuring oversized windows, T1 and WIFI internet access, and the latest audiovisual service and support
  • AVEDA Spa, featuring experienced aestheticians, licensed massage therapists, a complete menu of spa treatments.
  • Adventure Center, offering pocket billiards, Ping-pong, board and video games, a guest library, and much more.
  • Homestead Crater, a 55-foot tall, beehive-shaped rock filled with 90-degree water, offering world-famous swimming, snorkeling, and scuba diving
  • Championship golf course, featuring fantastic views of the Heber Valley and the picturesque Snake Creek Valley
  • Aquatic facilities, including indoor / newly remodeled outdoor pools, spas, and a natural mineral bath
  • Fitness room, featuring Life Fitness treadmills, Precore ESX elliptical machines, Life Fitness stationary bikes, Proformance weight machines, and TKO weights

At The Homestead Resort we treat you like you are our only guest. Relax among lush grounds, rejuvenating spa services, and soothing ambience. Test your inner athlete with golf, trout fishing, scuba diving, and skiing. Explore our majestic surroundings via snowmobile, buggy, horse-drawn sleigh, hiking trails, or mountain-biking tours. Are you here for a meeting or special event? Let our event planners and caterers handle the details – from décor and menu to seating plans and audiovisual support. This beautiful country resort is a refreshing change from the traditional Park City lodging choices, offering a full range of services including Weddings.

For Directions (including travel times) Click Red Marker.  Click, Drag & Drop the little Gold Person for Panoramic View. It’s Fun!

Homestead Resort & Spa
700 N Homestead Dr
Midway, UT 84049 (866) 976-6417

The Canyons Summer & Winter Resort

Canyons Resort, Park City, Utah, Skiing, Snowboarding, Gondola Rides, Sleigh Rides, Lodging, Mountain Biking, Winter Summer ActivitiesCanyons is the largest single ski and snowboard resort in Utah and one of the five largest in the U.S.

“So large and varied is Canyons that every level of skier will find not just some terrain, but a bewildering amount of it.”
–Tony Chamberlin, Boston Globe

300 new acres of skiable terrain, enhanced resort village, first heated seat orange bubble lift in North America and plenty of restaurants.

Winter Activities

Snowboarding Events
Spring Concert Series (March)

Summer Activities

Summer Concert Series (July, August)
July 3rd Celebration Fireworks & Concerts
Mountain Bike Races
Trail Runs & Mountain Marathons

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The Canyons Resort
4000 Canyons Resort Dr Park City, UT 84098 (888) 226-9667

Hidden Hollow Snow Tubing

Hidden Hollow Dr (1450 E 2200 N)
Layton, Utah 84040
Hidden Hollow Dr is right off of Church Street

Sledding, Tobogganing or Snow-Tubing at “The Dirt Hills” in Layton, Utah

Park at the bottom of the hill. There’s two hills. One short one with a jump and another that is long.

The first video above we go more down the big hill, but in the second we go more down the small one with the jump. Enjoy!

Soldier Hollow Winter & Summer Resort

2002 Olympic Drive
Midway, UT 84049  (435) 654-2002

Lift Assisted Tubing at Soldier Hollow, Midway Utah, Winter Olympic Venue, Cross Country Skiing, Winter Summer Resort, Park City, UtahTubing Hill
Soldier Hollow in Wasatch Mountain State Park near Midway offers the longest tubing lanes in Utah. The hill has lengthy 1,200-foot sliding lanes with lift service for towing people up the hill for tubing day or night under the lights, and a sound system keeps the airwaves full of enjoyable tunes.

In addition to the longest tubing lanes and beautifully manicured cross-country ski trails Soldier Hollow hosts a variety of activities throughout the fall, spring and summer. Athletes of world-class ability and weekend recreationists enjoy the facility on a year-round basis.

To assure a quality experience, Soldier Hollow limits the sale of tubing tickets. On Saturdays and busy holidays, in particular, we encourage pre-purchase of tubing hill tickets. Tickets can be purchased in advance with a credit card at 435.654.2002 or in person at the Lodge.

The tubing hill is open from December 18 to March 20.

Tubing sessions are two hours long and start on the even hour (i.e. 10-noon, noon-2, 2-4, etc.)

Saturdays and holiday periods 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Monday through Friday non holiday noon – 8 p.m.
Sunday noon – 4 p.m.

Tubing admission for anyone age 7 and above is $20 for a two hour session. Tubing for age 3-6 is $10. (Age three is our minimum age to ride the lift, but we do offer free tube use on a small slope, with parental supervision, for those under 3). Single rides are also available for $5 for 7 and older and $3 for ages 3-6. All rates include tube use and lift ride.

For Directions from your location (including travel times) Click Red Marker
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Soldier Hollow Winter & Summer Resort
Midway, UT 84049  (435) 654-2002

Snow Sledding & Tubing Map with Locations