Tag Archives: Heber

Train Ride Provo Canyon

Heber Valley Railroad up Provo Canyon, Utah, Utah County, Family Train Rides

Climb aboard for breathtaking scenery and a time to unwind during this relaxing, three-hour ride. Capture stunning views of Mt. Timpanogos and the dramatic landscape of the glacier-carved Provo Canyon.

The Provo Canyon Limited departs from The Heber Valley Railroad Station, follows the shores of Deer Creek Reservoir then travels along the banks of the renowned Provo River to Vivian Park. You will have a layover of approximately 20 minutes at the Park, where the little passengers can play at the playground, and the grown-ups can enjoy the riverside views.  The return trip to the Heber Depot is just over an hour aboard the train.

Daily Train Rides (Except Sunday)

Heber Valley Railroad
450 S 6th W, Heber City, UT 84032
(435) 654-5601

Homestead Resort

Homestead Resort, Midway, Utah, Wasatch County, Wasatch Mountains, Park City, Utah County, Heber, Sleigh Rides, Winter Summer, Crater, Scuba Diving

The Homestead Resort offers unique accommodations near four world-class ski destinations. 

  • 13,000 square feet of flexible space, accommodating up to 300, featuring oversized windows, T1 and WIFI internet access, and the latest audiovisual service and support
  • AVEDA Spa, featuring experienced aestheticians, licensed massage therapists, a complete menu of spa treatments.
  • Adventure Center, offering pocket billiards, Ping-pong, board and video games, a guest library, and much more.
  • Homestead Crater, a 55-foot tall, beehive-shaped rock filled with 90-degree water, offering world-famous swimming, snorkeling, and scuba diving
  • Championship golf course, featuring fantastic views of the Heber Valley and the picturesque Snake Creek Valley
  • Aquatic facilities, including indoor / newly remodeled outdoor pools, spas, and a natural mineral bath
  • Fitness room, featuring Life Fitness treadmills, Precore ESX elliptical machines, Life Fitness stationary bikes, Proformance weight machines, and TKO weights

Homestead Resort & Spa
700 N Homestead Dr
Midway, UT 84049
(435)654-1102

North Pole Express Christmas Train

North Pole Express Christmas Train, Heber Utah, Holidays, Children's Activities

Winter has settled into the Heber Valley, and the Heber Valley Railroad is decked out for the holidays! Aboard Utah’s 100-year-old railroad for a fun-filled excursion that your family will remember fondly for years to come.

Don’t miss the ever popular trip to the North Pole, a wonderful experience for the whole family! Elves serve hot drinks and treats while sharing favorite carols . Enjoy the magic of the season as your child’s eyes light up when Santa climbs aboard, in the comfort of your favorite pj’s. Reserve your tickets early, seats sell out fast!

November 22–December 23, 2021
Monday–Saturday  2 pm, 5 pm & 7:30 pm

North Pole Express Christmas Train
Heber Valley Railroad
450 South 600 West, Heber City, Utah

Sleigh Rides

Utah Horse Drawn Rides

Carriage, Sleighs, Wagon Rides, Scenic Country, Horses & Cowboys

Winter Sleigh Rides

Holiday Sleigh Rides On The Farm
December 4, 2021–January 1, 2022
December Annually
American West Heritage Center, Wellsville

Snowed Inn Sleigh Company
Sleigh Rides, Dining & Live Music
Winter Months Annually
1310 Lowell Avenue, Park City

Soldier Hollow Sleigh Rides
Christmas Light Rides December
Mid-November–February
Rocky Mountain Outfitters
2002 Soldier Hollow Ln, Midway

Horse Drawn Wagon Rides

Wheeler Historic Farm
Daily Rides 10 am–6 pm
6351 S 900 E, Murray

Mother’s Day Carriage Rides
May, Mother’s Day, 10 am–2 pm
Gardner Village, West Jordan

Soldier Hollow Buggy Rides
Mid November–February
Rocky Mountain Outfitters
2002 Soldier Hollow Ln, Midway

Buggy Rides With Cowboy Santa
November 26-December 24, 2021
Gardner Village, West Jordan

Western Cowboy Poetry Gathering

Heber Valley Western Entertainment

Heber Valley hosts one of the nation’s largest Cowboy Poetry gatherings, the Heber Valley Western Music and Cowboy Poetry Gathering. Performers from all over the United States travel to Utah to perform in front of audiences that embrace the Western culture.

  • Cowboy Dinner
  • Mountain Man Camp
  • Buckaroo Fair
  • Cowboy Express Train
  • Western Arts & Crafts
  • Live Music & Entertainment
  • Buckaroo Ball
  • Cowboy Poetry

October (2nd Week) Annually

Western & Cowboy Poetry Gathering
Wasatch High School
930 South 500 East, Heber