Thursday, April 27, 2017

3 of the Best Parks in Provo Canyon

Beautiful Provo Canyon is home to some really great views and wonderful outdoor activities. The parks in Provo Canyon offer some of the best ways to experience the area. Activities like fishing, hiking, and tranquil picnic venues mean enjoying the natural beauty of the area is easy. So, what are the parks in Provo Canyon? And, what are the best ones? We’ll answer that and more!

Parks in Provo Canyon are just one part of what make the Provo area so beautiful and full of wonderful things to do! For the best trip ideas in Provo, be sure to download the free Vacation Guide from the historic Hines Mansion! Our guide is sure to make your next visit to Provo a great one!

3 Parks in Provo Canyon You Should Visit

Vivian Park

Beautiful Vivian Park in Provo Canyon is home to great outdoor activities for you and your family. Plan a trip to the east of Provo to make the most of the park’s offerings. Here you’ll find a variety of great ways to spend your time! Here are the five best things to do there!

  • Vivian Park Stocked Fishing Pond

  • Heber Valley Railroad Train Stop

  • Pavilions for Picnics

  • Hiking

  • Playgrounds

Canyon Glen Park

What better way to spend quality time with those you love than in a quiet park surrounded by majestic mountains? Canyon Glen Park has plenty of space for everyone to spread out and relax! Toss the frisbee or football around and grill out for a memorable time relaxing by the mountains. If you’re on vacation, then this is a great spot to pack a picnic! The possibilities are endless at Canyon Glen Park! Here are some of the park’s amenities.

  • Amphitheater

  • Barbecues

  • Fire Pits

  • Horseshoe Pits

  • Off-Street Parking

  • 15-amp Power

  • Playground

  • Volleyball Courts

  • Walking Trails

  • Restrooms

Bridal Veil Falls Park

There are plenty of large, mature trees for a picnic, and a lot of space to throw around a football or frisbee. The park is a great place to hang out on a nice day and enjoy the outdoors. Take the Bridal Veil Falls trail to the beautiful, natural waterfall. The 607-foot, double-cataract waterfall can be found at the southern end of Provo Canyon. And, the gentle, 1.3-miles trail gains only 150 feet of elevation as you trek it. It’s an out-and-back trail leading you right to the beautiful falls. The sheer beauty of the falls may be the highlight of your trip!

Plan Your Provo Park Tour During Your Next Visit

Come to the beautiful city of Provo for some of the best things to do in the area! Parks are just the beginning! When you plan your visit to Provo, be sure to download the free Vacation Guide from Hines Mansion. Our guide is full of great ideas for your trip! And, while you’re at it, browse our rooms to see how great your stay here can be! We are eager to host you, so contact us today to book your stay!