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Hiking Davis County: Frary Peak

By |2021-09-03T17:16:59-06:00August 26th, 2021|Blog|

Frary Peak is the highest point on Antelope Island and offers spectacular views of the Island, the Great Salt Lake, and other geological and marshy features sure to delight your eye from the unique desert landscape (aka if you're sick of trees, don't worry there aren't any).  Although 6,520 feet is a little guy here [...]

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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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Family Fun at the 2021 Antelope by Moonlight Bike Ride

By |2021-06-16T11:04:47-06:00June 16th, 2021|Blog|

Take a ride on the wild side at the annual Antelope by Moonlight Bike Ride! Since the inaugural ride in 1994, organized by Discover Davis with support from Friends of Antelope Island, the event has continued to attract families and community members for nearly three decades. This year's event is coming up on June 25, 2021 [...]

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Great Salt Lake Bird Watching

By |2021-02-03T17:21:28-07:00February 3rd, 2021|Arts, Blog, Events, Family Fun|

Each year, millions of birds flock to the Great Salt Lake to rest and feed during their long migratory journey from colder northern climates. More than 200 species of birds have been documented in the area, and around 60 species nest here. As you can imagine, this makes for some incredible bird watching. It’s no [...]

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Discover Davis: Shop Local Holiday Gift Guide

By |2020-11-24T12:31:06-07:00November 24th, 2020|Blog, Events, Family Fun|

Tis the season for gift giving, and this year local businesses need your support more than ever. With Small Business Saturday just around the corner, be sure to check out this holiday gift guide and shop local all year long.    Unique Local Gifts Whisperwood & Co. This cute shop on Bountiful’s Main Street is stocked [...]

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Davis County Tourism Rebrand to Discover Davis – Utah’s Amusement Capital

By |2020-11-23T15:31:49-07:00November 23rd, 2020|Blog, Events, Family Fun|

We are so excited to announce our rebrand to Discover Davis -- Utah’s Amusement Capital!  Amusement means something different to everyone, whether that’s the thrills of riding a Lagoon roller coaster, adventuring at Antelope Island State Park (the gateway to the Great Salt Lake), hiking and biking our 500+ miles of trails, swimming with stingrays [...]

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Discover Davis: 7 Reasons to Visit Antelope Island in Fall

By |2020-10-21T13:39:59-06:00October 21st, 2020|Blog, Family Fun, Outdoors|

Antelope Island is an urban oasis for outdoor recreation. A place where the buffalo roam, a birder’s paradise, a hiking mecca in the heart of Davis County, Utah. The state park is open year round, but autumn brings a special magic to the island. With over 28,000 acres waiting to be explored, here are our [...]

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Top 6 Mountain Biking Trails In Davis County

By |2020-07-15T15:53:15-06:00July 15th, 2020|Blog|

Some of the best mountains in Utah are right in our backyard and there are so many different ways to explore them. Mountain biking has always been an exciting way to experience our mountains but has recently grown in popularity. Whether you are just starting out with mountain biking or are an expert, here are [...]

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February Events in Davis County

By |2020-02-01T18:43:02-07:00February 1st, 2020|Blog|

February is jam-packed with outdoor, artistic, and Valentine's Day events. Enjoy Davis County this month and #PlayInDavis!  Peter and the Starcatcher When: January 17-February 15, 2020 Where: CenterPoint Legacy Theatre 525 N 400 W, Centerville, UT 84014 What: Based on the celebrated children’s books by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson, Peter and the Starcatcher takes [...]

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Discover Davis County’s Top 10 Hiking Trails

By |2020-01-27T08:34:06-07:00January 27th, 2020|Blog|

If you are looking for new outdoor adventures to take your family on, look no further. With 500+ miles of trails to offer, Davis County has hikes with waterfalls, wildlife, incredible views and a variety of easy to challenging options. Here is a guide to our choice of the best hiking trails in Davis County: [...]

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