<link>http://www.visitutah.com/blog/</link> <description>Category - Family</description> <pubDate>Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:58:16 GMT</pubDate> <item> <title>Discover Dinosaur Utopia in Utah http://www.visitutah.com/blog/post/2014/13/Discover-Dinosaur-Utopia-in-Utah/76/ There's no better place than Utah to unearth and study dinosaur fossils because Utah has so many different exposed rock types covering eons of geologic time. For you, that means access to some of the most significant dinosaur sites and highest concentration of dinosaur fossils, adventures and experiences around.Read more to "Discover Dinosaur Utopia" then learn more on our&nbsp;dinosaurs and paleontology page&nbsp;where you can also access our "Dino Trekker" 7-day itinerary exploring many of Utah's dinosaur sites and national parks. Fri, 13 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitutah.com/blog/post/2014/13/Discover-Dinosaur-Utopia-in-Utah/76/ Top 10 Family-Friendly Hikes in Utah National Parks http://www.visitutah.com/blog/post/2014/20/Top-10-Family-Friendly-Hikes-in-Utah-National-Parks/63/ From spring through fall, the perfect weather of Utah's red rock country lures families from all over the world to experience what will surely become among their top ten hikes of all time. With so many destinations, and so many trails, it can be difficult to decide where to begin in&nbsp;Utah's Mighty 5® national parks. Here are ten hikes, two per national park, you cannot miss. Thu, 20 Mar 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitutah.com/blog/post/2014/20/Top-10-Family-Friendly-Hikes-in-Utah-National-Parks/63/ Hiking, Kayaking, Ice Fishing & More Winter Fun in Utah's State Parks http://www.visitutah.com/blog/post/2014/3/Hiking-Kayaking-Ice-Fishing-More-Winter-Fun-in-Utah-s-State-Parks/48/ Nine destinations to add to your life list: from hiking Antelope Island to ice fishing the Wasatch Back, Utah's state parks offer a wide range of winter activities. First Day Hikes in five of Utah's state parks kicked off 2014 the right way and four state park reservoirs are hosting an ice-fishing tournament. Fri, 03 Jan 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitutah.com/blog/post/2014/3/Hiking-Kayaking-Ice-Fishing-More-Winter-Fun-in-Utah-s-State-Parks/48/ Weekend Highlights on the Road to Sochi http://www.visitutah.com/blog/post/2013/4/Weekend-Highlights-on-the-Road-to-Sochi/44/ Bobsled. Skeleton. Luge. These are words that conjure up exciting memories from Utah's Olympic Legacy. Now, you can make some new memories on the Road to Sochi. Wed, 04 Dec 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitutah.com/blog/post/2013/4/Weekend-Highlights-on-the-Road-to-Sochi/44/ Out and About on Thanksgiving http://www.visitutah.com/blog/post/2013/27/Out-and-About-on-Thanksgiving/43/ Turkey or no turkey, take advantage of a great weekend in Utah. With clement weather in the valleys and snow on the mountains, there's outdoor adventure or indoor culture for every taste. Wed, 27 Nov 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitutah.com/blog/post/2013/27/Out-and-About-on-Thanksgiving/43/ World Cup Speed Skating to Jump Start Your Winter http://www.visitutah.com/blog/post/2013/14/World-Cup-Speed-Skating-to-Jump-Start-Your-Winter/42/ We are officially on the Road to Sochi and Utah is in the global spotlight. Several Olympic-caliber events are lined up for your family to enjoy. Thu, 14 Nov 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitutah.com/blog/post/2013/14/World-Cup-Speed-Skating-to-Jump-Start-Your-Winter/42/ Nebo Loop National Scenic Byway http://www.visitutah.com/blog/post/2013/23/Nebo-Loop-National-Scenic-Byway/39/ "Get up early, get the family together and pull the old classic out of the garage." Auto tourism and classic hikes in the crisp fall air of the Mount Nebo National Scenic Byway. Wed, 23 Oct 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitutah.com/blog/post/2013/23/Nebo-Loop-National-Scenic-Byway/39/ Spotlight on Thanksgiving Point http://www.visitutah.com/blog/post/2013/22/Spotlight-on-Thanksgiving-Point/37/ Autumn Spotlightbody { font: normal 100%/1.4 Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; }Thanksgiving Point is perfectly positioned at the "Point of the Mountain" to provide autumn and harvest season fun for the whole family. Tue, 22 Oct 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitutah.com/blog/post/2013/22/Spotlight-on-Thanksgiving-Point/37/ Spotlight on American West Heritage Center http://www.visitutah.com/blog/post/2013/4/Spotlight-on-American-West-Heritage-Center/38/ Get out and discover a little Western heritage and Halloween fun in scenic Cache Valley. Wed, 23 Oct 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitutah.com/blog/post/2013/4/Spotlight-on-American-West-Heritage-Center/38/