We love hiking! We hike often all throughout the year, and have found so many great trails! There is just something special about being together as a family exploring the outdoors, and then arriving at a beautiful destination. It is a wonderful adventure for our family.

Utah has so many hikes. Thousands of different trails. We share all of the hikes that we have hiked as family, and give all the details here that you’ll need as you head out on the trail. How long, how hard, fees required, and more.

Hobbs Reservoir | Layton

We love when we find hidden gems like Hobbs Reservoir right within city limits. These urban trails are perfect for hiking through most of the seasons, and we absolutely love this hike. The scenery was beautiful, we saw wildlife, and it was just fun walking along the edge of the reservoir.…


Hanging Lake | Colorado

We understand that some people don’t like to pay for hikes. We also understand that some hikes are being loved to death. Some access precious resources like drinking water. And some are just too close to irresponsible people with paint cans. So we accept that fact that sometimes an impact fee…


Primrose Overlook Trail

Many people have recommended the Primrose Overlook Trail to us over the past few years. I finally had the chance to hike it during the fall season and I was blown away by its beauty. This trail is a moderate trail, but is still family-friendly if kids are willing to climb…


Zapata Falls | Colorado

Zapata Falls is a beautiful waterfall near Alamosa, Colorado. Though it is not located in Great Sand Dunes National Park, it is just outside the gate on the entrance road. Most people who visit this park make the short, easy hike to Zapata Falls. Zapata Falls is a great destination hike.…


30+ Wheelchair Friendly Trails in Utah

One of the most common questions we get is whether a trail is wheelchair friendly. We are so excited to share with you over 30 trails that are accessible to wheelchairs. We want everyone to have the chance to experience the outdoors, especially in our great state of Utah. We hope…


Taggart Lake | Grand Teton National Park

Hiking Taggart Lake in Grand Teton National Park is an awesome experience. The biggest difficulty with this hike is parking. There is a small trailhead parking lot that fills up fast, and since the hike takes a fairly large amount of time, cars aren't rotated out very quickly. There is also…