The Nebo Loop is a scenic byway that goes from Nephi, around Mt Nebo, north to Payson. There are a ton of overlooks, little hikes, and so on. And cows.
Let me explain what the Gardens are: They are some gardens. Huge numbers of gardens. It's a pretty big area, actually, full of gardens and sculptures and landscaping and "themed garden arrangements". Fifty-five acres of this, to be exact.
First, I just want to say that this hike is actually nearly 2 1/2 miles to the springs. It also gains in elevation, so a lot of that is uphill. If you are as physically fit as me, then you will want to die by the time you reach the top - or your endorphins will kick in, and you'll feel awesome.
Saratoga Hot Springs, also known as Lehi Hot Springs, is located about 1/4 of a mile from a main road running through Saratoga Springs, on the north west side of Utah Lake, near the source of the Jordan River. There’s a parking lot, right off of Saratoga Drive, that is also a pavilion and playground. […]
Stewart Falls is a two-tiered waterfall located near Sundance Resort and Mt Timpanogos. There are several ways to get up to the Falls. One of them involves riding the ski lift at Sundance all the way up, then jumping off and walking for a while. I hear that’s the easier way. We chose the route […]
Bridal Veil Falls is a super popular waterfall in Provo Canyon, along Highway 189. Basically if you take the 800 North exit in Orem off of I-15, then keep driving east, eventually you’ll pass it on the south side of Provo Canyon. It feeds into the Provo River, which also has a jogging/biking path running […]