East Canyon State Park

Events

Military Appreciation Day                                                       August   8   2020

Join the staff of East Canyon State Park for our annual Military Appreciation Day.   This is a special thank you to all of  our current and retried military personnel with free entry into the park.  For further questions please give us a call at 801-829-6866.

 

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Jr. Ranger Club:                                                         Completed

Saddle up partner and  join us for the Jr. Ranger Club.  Its our first installment for this club.  Every child can participate.  Since some of the children can not visit the park right now you can do these activities in your own neighborhood.    Download our Jr Ranger Activity Booklet  and complete the assigned activities and with your information email back to us.  Then you will receive an official Jr. Ranger Badge and certificate.  It will be like the little Orphan Annie Secret Society but better!  For more information please give is a call at 801-829-6866 or email chrisharamoto@utah.gov

 

Spring Fun Contests:                                              Completed  

Coloring contest: (for all children)  This was a fun event at our early eggstravaganza event.   Download the photo Spring Color sheet, for ages 0-6.  Use this Butterfly page for ages 7-12  print your name and age, color and send back to me and we will have our judges determine the winners.  We will have 4 age brackets 0-3, 4-6, 6-9, 9-12    Send all submissions to chrisharamoto@utah.gov  Winner will receive a prize package of cool park stuff.

Drive through egg hunt: (Morgan County Residence Only)  From the comfort of your vehicle search the north end of East Canyon State Park (ECSP North End MAP) for the 20 eggs (pictures) that our bunny has hidden around around the park.   Take a quick snapshot with your phone and a family member by it and then when you have completed your day share the photos with me via email address chrisharamoto@utah.gov  using google photos https://www.google.com/photos/about/

The winner will be determined by how many different eggs were found.  A random drawing will be used if there are multiple winners.  The winner will receive a two night stay of their choosing at East Canyon State Park.

If there are other people by the egg you found wait until they are back in their car.  Remember social distancing and no groups larger than 10 during this time while on the hunt.

 

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Due to Covid-19 this event is Cancelled 

Eggstravaganza                                                                            April 11 2020

Its back again this year!   With thousands of eggs and fun activities for the kids it will be a fun event you won’t want to miss.   Please remember there is the park fee of $20.00 per car load.   Please come on time.  Join us!!!

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Due to Covid-19 this event is Cancelled

Youth Fishing Tournament                                                      April 18     2020 

Our annual Youth fishing tournament is back!   Join East Canyon State Park and the Division of Wildlife on this fun event.  This youth-only trout tournament offers three age brackets: 5-9 years old, 10-14 years old, and 15-17 years old. The tournament is geared to provide an avenue for youth to showcase their abilities and is conducive to all levels of fishing skills.  Prizes will be awarded to the top three finishes for largest trout caught in each age bracket, and the largest “unique” species (any species other than trout caught). All participants must pre-register online before the event.   

 

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Winterfest:                                                                               January 18  2020

Its our 7th annual Winterfest!  We have such fun events for the whole family.  Learn how to ice fish, cross country skiing.  Try a snowmobile or sled down our fun tubing hill.  We will also have our local Audubon Chapter to help visitors get a close up look at our beautiful winter birds, especially Bald Eagles. NEW!!!!  Solar Viewing- A Dark Skies Presentation…   Park fees apply and sign up at  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/winterfest-tickets-83359493489

 

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East Canyon State Park Ice Fishing Challenge                  January  25  2020

Its our 7th annual ice fishing tournament.  Test your skills and join us for a fun afternoon of fishing!  Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/east-canyon-state-park-ice-fishing-challenge-tickets-83366638861 remember park fees apply.  

 

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Completed Annual Events.  

Tagged Fish Challenge                                                    OCT 12th thru Dec 31st

Join us for our annual fall classic!   The fish are tagged and swimming in the water ready to be caught.  Sign up, catch a tagged fish, redeem the tag at the park office and get a cool prize.  To register please visit.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/east-canyon-state-parks-tagged-fish-challenge-tickets-75412961197?utm_source=eb_email&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=new_event_email&utm_term=viewmyevent_button

 

Scary Fun Run                                                                    TBD     2020

After a few years off, the Scary Fun Run is back and better than ever.  Please join us for the Stranger Things 80 edition.   Get your tube socks and aqua net hair or just your costumes and join us for this retro 80’s scary fun run.  Bring your family and friends.  Fun activities for the children.  For questions give us a ring.  801-829-6866

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Dark Skies Star Party                                                   TBD   2020

Black hole image

Join the staff of East Canyon State Park for fun night adventure as we search the dark skies of East Canyon.  We will learn about dark skies and how you can help.   We will have a scopes set up for night viewing.  Join us.  Park fees apply. For more info please call 801-829-6866 

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Military Appreciation Day                                                           TBD  2020

Join the staff of East Canyon State Park for our annual Military Appreciation Day.   This is a special thank you to all of  our current and retried military personnel with free entry into the park.  For further questions please give us a call at 801-829-6866.

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East Canyon State Park Eggstravaganza                              TBT  2020

Its back again this year!   With thousands of eggs and fun activities for the kids it will be a fun event you won’t want to miss.   Please remember there is the park fee of $15.00 per car load.   Please come on time.  Join us!!!

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Youth Fishing Tournament                                                      TBD      2020 

Our annual Youth fishing tournament is back!   Join East Canyon State Park and the Division of Wildlife on this fun event.  This youth-only trout tournament offers three age brackets: 5-9 years old, 10-14 years old, and 15-17 years old. The tournament is geared to provide an avenue for youth to showcase their abilities and is conducive to all levels of fishing skills.  Prizes will be awarded to the top three finishes for largest trout caught in each age bracket, and the largest “unique” species (any species other than trout caught). All participants must pre-register online before the event.   Read the complete rules and register at http://bit.ly/youth_tourn. Questions? Call Rachael at 801-866-6106.