55 Fun Things To Do In Utah This Summer

There are so many fun things to do in Utah and summer is the best time to do them! There are plenty of things to do indoors and outdoors. I prefer the outdoor activities in the mornings or evenings because it can be very hot in the summer.

This list has my favorite things to do and ideas from some other Utah bloggers!

Hokulia shaved ice

1. Shave ice from Hokulia- this is my #1 summer tradition! The best flavor IMO is haupia (creamy coconut)

Mystic hot springs bathtub

2. Mystic Hot Springs - Click here to read all about our experience there!

3. Crystal Hot Springs

4. Waterfall Hikes- recommended by With Love from Kris

5. Hike Rocky Mouth Waterfall

6. Hike Grotto Falls

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7. Hike Donut Falls

8. Hike Stewart Falls

9. Hike Bridal Veil Falls

10. Ice blocking- the best places to do this are at Rock Canyon Park in Provo and Flat Iron Mesa Park in Sandy.

11. Seven Peaks Water Park

12. Go to a Farmer's market- Gardner Village, Provo Farmer's Market, and Pioneer Park in Salt Lake City.

13. Mount Timpanogos Caves hike- recommended by This Kat House

14. 4th of July fireworks- there are tons of these in Utah! My absolute favorite show is the one at Thanksgiving Point. This one lasts for about 20 minutes and has really big fireworks.

aqua x zone jordanelle

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15. Aqua x Zone at Jordanelle State Park

16. Freedom Festival in Provo

Balloon festival

17. Balloon Festival in Sandy

18. Swim in the Homestead Crater in Midway- Recommended by Kayla Smith

Ute Stampede in Nephi Utah

19. Rodeo- There are a lot of rodeos in Utah in the summer. The one we go to is the Ute Stampede in Nephi.

20. Draper Days

Silver lake brighton canyon

21. Walk around Silver Lake and look for a moose

22. Tour the State Capitol

Manti Utah LDS Pageant

23. Manti Pageant

24. Swiss Days

25. Mini golf- we really like the outdoor course at Cascade Mini Golf, in Orem

26. Trafalga

27. Boondocks

Delicate arch in the summer

28. Visit Utah's 5 national parks, which are: Arches National ParkBryce Canyon- National Park, -Zion National Park, Canyonlands National Park, and Capitol Reef National Park.

29. Hike to Cecret Lake

30. Hike to the Wind Caves - This is a great activity to do in northern Utah. 

Antelope island

31. Drive around Antelope Island and spot the bison

32. Paddleboard at Jordanelle State Park

33. Stadium of Fire

Parowan utah

34. Petroglyphs in Parowan

35. Natural History Museum in SLC

36. Snow shacks recommended by Just Another Insta Gal

37. Swimming at the Provo Recreation Center

bear lake raspberry shake

38. Raspberry Days at Bear Lake

Four corners

39. Four Corners

40. Bonneville Salt Flats

41. Strawberry Days in Pleasant Grove

42. Goblin Valley

43. Lake Powell

44. Food truck round up

45. Go up Big Cottonwood Canyon to roast s'mores- suggested by Everyday Ellis

46. Provo Beach Resort

47. Clark Planetarium

48. Utah State Fair

Alpine slides park city

49. Alpine Slides in Park City

50. Living Planet Aquarium

Lagoon theme park

51. Lagoon theme park

52. Cowabunga Bay water park

53. Tubing on the Provo river

Salt lake city is for lovers sign

54. Visit the "Salt Lake is for Lovers" sign at the Gateway

55. Hike the Y

Tibble fork reservoir

56. Go to Tibble Fork Reservoir

Up house utah

57. Visit the Up House- 13218 S Herriman Rose Blvd, Herriman, UT 84096

What are some of your favorite things to do in Utah?

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