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Utah Adventure: 5 State Parks to beat the heat

Posted at 1:30 PM, Jul 28, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-28 15:30:50-04

Nathan Schwebach with Utah State Parks share 5 great State Parks to visit that offer a great escape from the heatwave.

  • Jordanelle State Park
    • Easy access to water
    • Rental companies for water toys
    • AquaXzone water playground
  • Deer Creek State Park
    • Zip line Utah
    • Easy rental process for paddle boards, kayaks, etc.
  • Bear Lake State Park
    • Cool Caribbean waters
    • Lots of beach space
    • Raspberry days
  • Rockport State Park
    • Not as crowded as the more popular parks
    • Numerous campsites that that have easy access to the water
    • Higher elevation offers cooler daytime temperatures
  • Sand Hollow State Park
    • Great rentals
    • Easy access to the beach with some shade trees
    • Finer sand

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