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Hiking Davis County: Great Salt Lake (GSL) Shorelands Preserve

By |2021-11-02T11:17:26-06:00November 2nd, 2021|Blog, Outdoors|

The Great Salt Lake Shorelands Preserve is a 1.3 mile loop through wetland habitat along the eastern shore of the Great Salt Lake in Layton, Utah.  This boardwalk trail has little elevation gain which makes it great for quick strolls with the whole family.  Located between Farmington Bay Waterfowl Management Area and the Antelope Island [...]

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Discover Antelope Island in Fall

By |2021-11-01T13:51:51-06:00November 1st, 2021|Blog, Family Fun, Outdoors|

Antelope Island is a strange and magical place situated in our Great Salt Lake with roaming bison, migrating birds, and dark, starry skies right in the heart of Davis!  It offers adventures for every type of amusement seeker, and with 28,000 acres of playable and explorable terf, this is a must-see stop for anyone and [...]

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November 2021 Events and Things to Do in Davis

By |2021-11-12T15:32:38-07:00October 28th, 2021|Arts & Culture, Blog, Events, Family Fun, Outdoors|

Our sweaters are out, the leaves are crunching under our seasonal boots, and there is snow in the Wasatch which means that the holidays and winter are on their way!  We can't wait for the upcoming holiday season in Davis, whether you're ready to get started on holiday shopping or are counting down the [...]

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Hiking Davis County: Robert N. Hasenyager Great Salt Lake Nature Trail

By |2021-10-27T13:13:13-06:00October 27th, 2021|Blog, Outdoors|

The Robert N. Hasenyager Great Salt Lake Nature Trail, also known as the Nature Trail, is a 1.3 mile loop in the Farmington Bay Waterfowl Management Area.  This is a moderately trafficked, gravel and boardwalk trail with little elevation gain, making it great for strolls with the whole family, including stroller and wheelchair accessibility.  This [...]

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Hiking Davis County: Farmington Creek Trail (Lagoon Trail Section)

By |2021-10-14T12:18:23-06:00October 14th, 2021|Blog, Outdoors|

The Lagoon Trail section of the Farmington Creek Trail is a 2.8 mile, out-and-back hike to Farmington Pond that follows the perimeter of Lagoon Amusement Park.  This paved, city trail has little elevation gain which makes it great for quick strolls with the whole family.  Along the route there are several picnic tables and garbage [...]

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October 2021 Events and Things to Do in Davis

By |2021-10-07T14:32:58-06:00September 30th, 2021|Arts & Culture, Blog, Events, Family Fun, Outdoors|

Happy Fall Davis!!  There are many ways to Discover Davis this October and we have included all the spooktacular events and fall festivals we have in addition to some other fun activities happening this October like the anual Bison Roundup at Antelope Island! Scary Hill October 1 [...]

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Hiking Davis County: Farmington Creek Trail (Upper Canyon Section)

By |2021-10-14T12:20:36-06:00September 28th, 2021|Blog, Outdoors|

The Upper Canyon section of the Farmington Creek Trail is a 3.1 mile, out-and-back hike into Farmington Canyon.  You can always start this hike lower down for a longer hike, but, starting at the Farmington Canyon Trailhead, you'll have an easier, shorter hike (Upper Canyon Section) that is all beautiful views without much strain or [...]

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Hiking Davis County: Adams Canyon Trail

By |2021-09-30T16:34:03-06:00September 21st, 2021|Blog, Outdoors|

Adams Canyon Trail is a 3.8 mile, out-and-back hike up Adams Canyon.  This hike starts out with a half mile of steep, unshaded switchbacks.  However, as soon as you reach the mouth of Adams Canyon, you'll enjoy a shaded forest full of mini waterfalls and gorgeous geological features to delight you while the sounds of [...]

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September 2021 Events and Things to Do in Davis

By |2021-09-09T10:24:59-06:00August 27th, 2021|Arts & Culture, Blog, Events, Family Fun, Outdoors|

Kids are back in school and fall is on its way!  We sure had a great summer here in Davis and we hope you did too!  Now we're ready for the great things that fall brings...colorful leaves and cooler temperatures for fall hikes, pumpkins and pumpkin-flavored everything, and holiday shopping!  Get in the mood [...]

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August 2021 Events and Things to Do in Davis

By |2021-08-06T10:14:50-06:00July 27th, 2021|Arts & Culture, Blog, Events, Family Fun, Outdoors|

Summer may be winding down, but there is still plenty of fun to be had and things to do before school starts up again.  We especially love live music and there are several free concert series happening throughout Davis in the month of August.  Or, if you're a golfer, the Utah Championship is a [...]

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