Summer in Ogden, Utah offers hundreds of miles of maintained trails perfect for exploring on foot or by bike. Rivers and reservoirs beckon with excellent fishing for beginners and experienced anglers alike. The Ogden River has been recognized as one of the only urban Blue Ribbon Fisheries. Boating, swimming or water-skiing on glassy waters is an ideal way to spend the day. Perfectly groomed greens beg for under par strokes. Ogden Canyon offers climbing challenges just minutes from downtown. However you want to spend your summertime, Ogden offers a fantastic range of recreational warm weather attractions.
Located just west of the city center and against the Weber River, Fort Buenaventura symbolizes a period of western history that was the transition from nomadic ways of the Indian tribes and trappers to the first permanent settlers in the Great Basin. Settled by Miles Goodyear, the fort has authentic artifacts on display and hosts mountain man rendezvous re-enactments in both the spring and fall. Facilities at the fort include camping and picnic areas, a canoing pond and a replica fort.
Gold's Gym has been part of the Northern Utah community since 1999. Gold's Gym of Northern Utah consists of 4 locations Roy, Layton, Ogden and Syracuse, and has consistently been selected as the "Best Place to Workout in Northern Utah". Gold's Gym offers state of the art exercise and industry leading fitness program including group exercise, personal training, cardiovascular equipment, group cycling, Pilates, yoga, TRX and Cardio Cinema. In 2008, the Gold's Gym in downtown Ogden was recognized as the "Gold's Gym of the Year"
North Fork Park is a 2400 acre county park with a commitment to maintain its peaceful rustic environment. With 7 group camp sites and approximately 140 individual camp sites, there is always plenty of room to spend a night in the wilderness. Flush restroom faciltiies and water spigots dot the campgrounds. There are miles of trails to discover, waterfalls to explore and river access. Hiking, biking and horseback are all welcome here. Sorry, no motorized toys on these trails.
Ogden Organix is an Holistic Health and Wellness Center with Salon and Day Spa. Organic/vegan products for hair, skin and body, plus therapeutic grade essential oil aromatherapy, promoting health and wellness from outside in! Energy healing (reflexology, reiki, chakra alignment), massage (deep, light, hot stone) promote balance and relaxation from inside out! Mini facials and reflexology sessions or seated massage done during lunch hour. For hair services, we have ammonia free color!
Schneiter’s Riverside golf course is located in Riverdale Utah and is noted for its tall trees and tight fairways. It is one of the area’s most popular courses for golfers of all skill levels. The par 71, 18 hole layout is a full service golf facility with a driving range, snack bar, banquet facilities, corporate outings, and PGA golf instruction. For your next round of golf or outing, give us a call at (801) 399-4636
Ogden YOGA offers yoga classes for all levels. Our teachers have at least 200 hours of training. We love beginners as well as helping experienced yogis deepen their practices. Our yoga studio doubles as an art gallery - spacious and warm with original hardwood floors, 20' ceilings and panoramic views of Ogden. Located inside the Crowley Gallery and Cafe, you can shop our yoga boutique or browse for antiques and fine art. End your visit with a great panini or pizza from the cafe.
These adjacent parks offer relaxation at every turn. Walk the extensive and shaded trail system, relax on a bench and watch geese, ducks and other birds. Enjoy lunch in the covered picnic area, then cross the stream to watch the kids enjoy the playground. There’s also an open grassy area for field games.
Situated at the mouth of the canyon beside the Ogden River, this park offers a covered picnic area, a playground, a walking trail and a large open grassy area. Restrooms, drinking water and a large barbeque grill are available. The Ogden River Parkway connects Big D Sports Park to the MTC Learning Park.