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Day 9: Ride the Rails like a Hobo

  • Posted On: 8/9/13 at 08:00 AM
  • Category: Things to Do
Day 9: Ride the Rails like a Hobo. Enjoy a train ride (if you want a more authentic experience you can even ride in the freight car), plus delicious cauldron-cooked stew in a tin can, the world's best corn bread, and soft drinks while exploring all things hobo.

Day 6: Drive the Mirror Lake Highway

  • Posted On: 8/6/13 at 02:59 PM
  • Category: Things to Do
Day 6: Drive the Mirror Lake Highway. The snow flies early in the Uinta Mountains because of their extremely high elevation. So before that happens, be sure you take a trip and spend an afternoon admiring the gorgeous lakes and stunning vistas that the Mirror Lake Hwy has to offer.

Summer Scenic Drives

  • Posted On: 7/9/13 at 09:00 AM
  • Category: Things to Do
The Heber Valley generally stays cooler than the surrounding parts of the state, thanks to its elevation, but sometimes during the hottest part of the year, even the valley gets too hot. That’s when you jump in the car and drive further up into the mountains seeking the cooler temps and beautiful scenery. Here are our top 5 favorite drives.

Small Town Fourth Events

  • Posted On: 7/2/13 at 09:46 AM
  • Category: Upcoming Events
When you think of typical 4th of July festivities stuff like lots of outdoor activities, time with family and friends, food and of course fireworks come to mind. Well, the activities going on in the Heber Valley over the 4th include all those and more… In fact, we’ve got so much going on that we’ll keep you busy from sun up to well past down sun down!

Beat the Heat with Ice Cream

  • Posted On: 6/29/13 at 08:00 AM
  • Category: Things to Do
Warning! This post may cause intense cravings ...