Enjoy the outdoors in American Fork, Utah! From local parks, to biking and hiking trails, to boating at the local reservoir, learn more about our outdoor facilities and contact American Fork City at 801-756-5110.
American Fork Canyon
Our breathtaking canyon is mere minutes away from the heart of American Fork. Our canyon provides an assortment of activities for any age including Timpanogos Cave National Monument, Tibble Fork Reservoir and Silver Lake. The area also includes world-class rock climbing, off-road trails, picnic sites and scenic drives. Visitors can also stay the night at the Timpooneke, Granite Flat and Little Mill campgrounds. From hiking trails to roasting s’mores, American Fork Canyon can provide you and your family with a great day in nature.
Art Dye Park
Our community has recently revitalized Art Dye Park with new sports fields and landscaping so more people can enjoy this expansive park. Come enjoy the outdoors with friends and family. The area includes three separate softball fields, disc golf courses, soccer fields and plenty of open space for everyone to have fun. Art Dye Park is also the venue for several large-scale community events, such as the Big Show during our annual Steel Days Celebration. Find out more about availability and group reservations below.
Beach and Boat Harbor
With access to our public beach and Utah Lake, we invite you to come visit and enjoy a day in the sun! Our local boat harbor provides easy access to the grand Utah Lake. Utah Lake provides several activities including fishing and water recreation. Local rentals are also available for paddle boards, jet skis, canoes, kayaks, paddle trikes and boats. Ask about our boat harbor’s annual passes and ask how you can enjoy Utah Lake all summer, and all year, long!
Fox Hollow Golf Course
Our golf course in American Fork, Utah, exhibits manicured lawns and beautiful views of the Rocky Mountains so you can enjoy a day of golf. Fox Hollow also hosts community events in their modern and comfortable clubhouse. Our reception hall works for a variety of occasions, from weddings to dinner banquets. If you are searching for an outdoor venue, ask about pricing and availability with Fox Hollow.
Our community is proud to utilize the Murdock Trail. This established, paved trail winds through the suburbs of American Fork next to a clear, beautiful river — stretching from the Jordan River Parkway Trail in Lehi, all the way down to the Provo River Trail in Orem. The trail is frequented by runners, bikers and citizens going on a relaxing stroll. The trail also connects points of interest throughout the city, for pedestrian-friendly access to schools and parks.
Tibble Fork Reservoir
Tibble Fork Reservoir is just minutes up American Fork Canyon. This reservoir is a wonderful place to spend the day in the outdoors with your family! The beautiful recreational area has recently been rejuvenated and improved to include both a spacious beach and dock, with plenty of parking for new visitors! The area is also just down the road from Silver Creek and Silver Lake Flat Reservoir, allowing visitors to enjoy a day of boating, fishing, canoeing or hiking!
Timpanogos Cave National Monument
Timpanogos Cave National Monument in American Fork Canyon is a popular destination for avid hikers and families alike. With guided tours and an educational visitors center with concessions, this day-trip is a favorite among our community. Learn about the history and geography of Timpanogos Cave from our park rangers; more experienced residents can join a local caving club for “off-trail” tours. Find out more below!