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Garden City, UT Travel and Vacation Getaways

WorldMark Bear Lake Outdoor Pool With brilliant turquoise waters and white sandy beaches, Bear Lake is the epicenter of relaxation and recreation in this popular vacation destination. Located on the western shores of the beautiful lake and surrounded by mountains, Garden City, Utah is a resort community that offers access to all the attractions and activities in the area, including hiking, mountain biking, fishing, boating, canoeing, swimming, sledding, skiing and much more. Perfect for family vacations, weekend escapes, group outings and romantic trips, this destination is a relaxing lakeside retreat with stunning natural surroundings and exciting recreational opportunities.

Garden City and Bear Lake Vacation

Two words: raspberry shakes. Thick and delicious and loaded with fresh fruit, shakes like you've never tasted before will be hand-crafted for you at just about every restaurant here. For a taste of local history, explore the National Oregon/ California Trail Center and learn about the pioneer life.

In the winter, Black Bear Mountain Ski Resort and Beaver Mountain Ski Resort feature top-notch slopes at reasonable rates. In the summertime, check out the stalactites and stalagmites in Minnetonka Cave and go for a spectacular drive along the Logan Canyon Scenic Byway.

Bear Lake, Utah Travel Tips

  • Packing tip - Pack your fishing gear as this is prime country for cutthroat trout and huge mackinaw.
  • Best Attraction - Paris Tabernacle was built by Mormon pioneers in 1889 and still hosts frequent organ recitals.
  • Best Time to Visit - This area is beautiful year round, but if you're craving fresh raspberries, end of July through early August is your best bet.

Weather - Climate (average high temperature)

  • January: 31°F
  • February: 33°F
  • March: 43°F
  • April: 54°F
  • May: 63°F
  • June: 73°F
  • July: 81°F
  • August: 80°F
  • September: 70°F
  • October: 58°F
  • November: 42°F
  • December: 32°F

Nearby Cities

  • Preston, ID
  • Brigham City, UT
  • Ogden, UT
  • Clinton, UT
  • Clearfield, UT
  • Layton, UT

Nearby Airports

  • Salt Lake City International Airport

Medical Facilities

  • Bear Lake Memorial Hospital
  • Bear Lake Community Heath Center