Fun Activities for Families in Utah

Spring is finally here, and SMART Pediatric Dentistry is excited to welcome the season with you and your family! With offices located in Pleasant Grove, Provo, Saratoga Springs, Spanish Fork, and Vineyard, Utah, we’re dedicated to providing the highest quality dental care to our patients. In this blog post, we’ll explore some fun spring activities that families can enjoy together in Utah. 

Spring Hikes in Utah 

Spring is a great time to explore the natural beauty of Utah. There are many scenic hiking trails that families can enjoy, such as the Timpanogos Cave National Monument in American Fork, the Bonneville Shoreline Trail in Provo, and the Squaw Peak Trail in Provo Canyon. These hikes offer breathtaking views of Utah’s landscapes and provide a great opportunity for families to stay active and enjoy the outdoors. 

Family-Friendly Spring Festivals 

Utah is known for its vibrant festivals, and the spring season is no exception. Some popular events include the Tulip Festival at Thanksgiving Point in Lehi, the Utah Renaissance Faire in Mapleton, and the Utah Arts Festival in Salt Lake City. These festivals offer a variety of family-friendly activities, including live music, art exhibits, and carnival games. 

Springtime Gardening 

Gardening is a great way to get the whole family involved in a fun and educational activity. Spring is the perfect time to plant flowers, herbs, and vegetables. Some popular gardening spots in Utah include the Red Butte Garden in Salt Lake City, Thanksgiving Point Gardens in Lehi, and the Ashton Gardens in Springville. These gardens offer a beautiful and peaceful setting for families to enjoy while learning about different plant species. 

Outdoor Sports and Activities 

Spring is a great time to enjoy outdoor sports and activities with your family. Some popular options include golfing, fishing, biking, and kayaking. The Alpine Loop in American Fork Canyon is a popular destination for scenic drives and bike rides, while the Jordanelle Reservoir in Heber City offers fishing and water sports activities. 


Spring is a wonderful season to spend time with your family and explore all that Utah has to offer. At SMART Pediatric Dentistry, we’re committed to helping our patients maintain healthy, beautiful smiles. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you and your family maintain optimal oral health while enjoying all the fun spring activities that Utah has to offer.