Alta-Snowbird, Utah, is known for its exceptional skiing. However, summer activities near Alta-Snowbird can be just as fun. In the summer months, the Snowbird Resort transforms its winter activities into the best Snowbird things to do. Embark on a day of family fun with exciting rides at Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort. Or opt for a relaxing walk through nature at Little Cottonwood Canyon. There is a multitude of things to do in Snowbird this summer. Luckily, our vacation rentals at Canyon Services are perfect for families looking to visit the area. The rentals provide spacious rooms and fully equipped kitchens for family meals at the end of the day.

Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort

Snowbird offers fun activities for kids of all ages. Get the best summer value by purchasing an All-Day Activity Pass. There are different passes for kids under 42 inches and toddlers. Take a scenic Tram Ride up to Hidden Peak for the perfect way to kick off your family vacation. Check out the Snowbird Mountain Coaster for a thrilling 3,120 feet ride down a mountain! Summer tubing is the winter version of snow tubing and is perfect for families with children of all ages. Check out all the exciting activities at Snowbird and age restrictions here.

Little Cottonwood Canyon

You can find opportunities for hiking, fishing, and picnicking at Little Cottonwood Canyon. Spend a day hiking trails with the family and pack a picnic lunch. A day at Little Cottonwood Canyon is an inexpensive option for family fun and a great way to see the beauty of Utah. Here are a few of our favorite kid-friendly trails at Little Cottonwood Canyon.

  • Lisa Falls: This is a short kid-friendly hike that ends at the scenic Lisa Falls. Follow the trail along the rocky stream bed until you reach the cascading falls. The pool at the bottom of the falls can even be a great place for a short swim!
  • Observation Point Trail: This paved trail is easily accessible and stroller-friendly for families with small children. The observation deck here is the best way to experience mountain views without having to go on a steep hike.

Spacious Vacation Rentals with Canyon Services

You can find fun for the whole family near Alta-Snowbird. Kick off your vacation with a tram ride to Hidden Peak or go for a swim at the pool at the bottom of Little Falls. Your family-friendly vacation awaits with Canyon Services. Our rentals include fully-equipped kitchens, laundry facilities, and full-sized appliances. Our Village at Sugarplum is perfect for large families and includes three bedrooms, a private deck, flat-screen TV, dishwasher, and more! If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to call us at 800-562-2888.