These seasonal family tradition ideas have both rhyme and reason. Take a look and see which ones you want to incorporate to your yearly lineup. 

FallFall Into Fall

Fall in love with fall colors 

The Extravagant Way: Treat your family to dinner at Foundry Grill and then ride the Sundance lift to see the fall leaves.

The Simple Way: Head up the nearest canyon and send your kids on a nature scavenger hunt collecting leaves and sticks. Bring your own picnic.

Make it Special: Plan your trip at the beginning of the school year and take some time during your colorful outing to set school/work/family goals.


FlowerGardenSpring Fling

Enjoy spring flowers

The Extravagant Way: Attend Thanksgiving Point’s Tulip Festival.

The Simple Way: Head to your local greenhouse and admire the variety of plant varieties.

Make it Special: Teach your kids responsibility and teamwork by having them pick which flowers to plant and then take turns watering the blossoms.


Sleigh1See the Light

Take in some holiday lights

The Extravagant Way: Trek to Salt Lake City to see the lights on Temple Square with hot chocolate in hand.

The Simple Way: Pile the kids in the car and meander your way through Spanish Fork’s Festival of Lights.

Make it Special: Listen to your family’s favorite Christmas music the entire way there.


Bridal-Veil-Falls-06Happy Trails

Take a family hike every summer

The Extravagant Way: Get the entire family to the top of Mount Timpanogos.

The Simple Way: Stroll your way through Provo Canyon to Bridal Veil Falls.

Make it Special: Give a prize to the first one who can spot wildlife. Plus, don’t forget to take a family photo at your destination.


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