The Quarry – Indoor Rock Climbing Walls

How many people get to say they can go rock climbing or ice climbing in their own backyard? Living in (or around Provo) we are so lucky because we can actually say that. We don’t have to spend hours of driving time or gas to get to get climbing locations. During the summer, the Provo Rock Canyon is super popular for rock climbers...

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Blickenstaff’s Toy Store at Riverwoods

Oct 26, 11 Blickenstaff’s Toy Store at Riverwoods

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We first discovered Blickenstaff’s Toy Store last Christmas when we visited Santa at Provo Riverwoods in his little house (working fireplace included), that was strategically placed in front of the store.  If didn’t know any better I would have said it was Santa’s Workshop. It is the coolest toy store I have ever seen.  It...

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Cornbelly’s at Thanksgiving Point

If you’re looking for something festive and “Halloweenish” things to do around Provo before Oct 31, then you may want to check out Cornbelly’s at Thanksgiving Point. Most people know Cornbelly’s for their famous corn maze  that takes on a different shape each year (this year it’s NASA style), but...

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The Awful Waffle

Don’t let the name fool you. There is nothing awful about the Awful Waffle in Provo. If anything, it is awfully good. Located just south of BYU campus across the street and kitty corner to the southwest of J Dawgs, it’s the perfect hot spot for students and families to fulfill their waffle and crepe cravings. When you...

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Ice Blocking in Rock Canyon Park

Sep 29, 11 Ice Blocking in Rock Canyon Park

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Have you ever craved sledding in the middle of the summer heat?  Why not go ice-blocking instead?! What on earth is ice blocking?! Is that another Utah thing like “oh my heck?” If you’re new to the area you may not heard of this before. When I first heard of it I asked around and found that most people out of the state...

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