Friday, March 2, 2018

7 Fun Activities for your stay at Hines Mansion

Hiking in Provo

It is good to get as much out of your journey through Provo as you possibly can, so we’ve made staying at the Hines Mansion Bed & Breakfast an adventure all on its own. Our beautiful bed and breakfast has a deep history and plenty of interesting attributes to marvel at during your stay. Each of our guest rooms has a uniqueness that will awe and charm you and the warm textures and hospitality will certainly help you enjoy a very relaxed stay while you are visiting Provo.

While you are staying over at our bed and breakfast there are many attractions and excursions in Provo that you simply must enjoy. These mini day adventures will give you much enjoyment during the day and will ensure that you get the most out of your traveling experience and your visit to this beautiful city.

Here are 7 fun things to do in Provo while you are staying in our bed and breakfast:

Visit the Bridal Veil Falls

Visiting the Bridal Veil Falls when you journey through Provo is an absolute must. These falls are beautiful all year round. In the summer you can hike the trail, viewing the beautiful green scenery and rushing water of the Provo River and stop to enjoy the refreshing mist or trudge through the dazzling snowy trail during the winter to marvel at the frozen ice climbers all over the falls as they freeze over during winter time.

Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum

Part of Brigham Young University, this museum hosts a large collection of taxidermied animals as well as live animal shows and exhibit tours. If you want to learn something new about Provo’s animal life then you can definitely give this museum a visit and learn a few interesting facts about these beautiful animals.

The Soap Factory

It is always interesting to visit a factory so you can see how things are made and learn more about certain processes. Soap making is a very interesting trade and at The Soap Factory you can buy interesting and beautiful soaps, see how soaps are manufactured and even give soap making a try.


Ziplining is a perfect get your blood pumping and you marvel at beautiful nature scenes as you glide through the air. Provo Canyon is an especially beautiful place for ziplining, you can experience the breathtaking views of the Wasatch Mountains and the flowing Provo river. If heights aren’t your thing, Provo Canyon Adventures also has other more down-to-earth friendly activities like horseback riding and paddleboarding!

Provo Beach

Provo Beach is, of course, a must. This indoor facility is absolutely beautiful and you can enjoy a great variety of activities such as surfing on the waverider, bowling with your friends, playing games at the arcade and even crochet! Whether it’s in the summer, or in the dead of winter, Provo Beach is always a good place to go to have a ton of fun!

Seven Peaks Resort Water Park

Seven Peaks provides families and young travelers with plenty of fun things to do. This adventure park is an absolute must if you are looking for something fun for the entire family to do in the summer! Enjoy a day at the waterpark floating in the lazy river, zooming down one of the many slides, or braving the waves in the large wave pool! Provo can get hot in the summer heat, so Seven Peaks is the perfect way to cool off.
Provo Pioneer Village

If you love history then you will love to explore the Pioneer Village. This village is modeled to be an interactive museum and everything from shops to wagons are perfectly preserved so you can see exactly how the founders of this city used to live. The village pays homage to the rich history of the pioneer journey to the west, providing an immersive experience to show you exactly how the pioneers lived. At the Provo Pioneer Village, you can delve deep into the roots of how Provo came to be!

These 7 fun things to do just barely scratch the surface of the things to do in Provo, but they definitely some of the most representative of what Provo has to offer. With these fun things to do, you will definitely enjoy your stay at Hines Mansion and your days will be packed with wonderful adventures, so book a room with us now!