• Shooting Sports Park man-scoping-rifle The Provo Shooting Sports Park is a firearms education and training facility that is open to experienced shooters and new shooters that want to become experienced! More >>

  • Volunteer Service two-boys-weeding Some of Provo City's greatest assets are its volunteer minded citizens and its geographic location. The Provo River and trails that meander through the city provide for a variety of opportunities for service projects for citizens of any age or ability. More >>

  • Trails provo-river-trai-with-leaves Whether taking a leisurely stroll or training for a marathon, using the Provo City trails can be an enjoyable and beautiful escape within the city. More >>

  • Reservations Lions-Park-pavilion-1 Provo has nearly 60 areas that can be reserved which include pavilions, amphitheaters and trails. To find out more about park rules and how to make reservations, check out the Reservations page. Visit the Park Info page for park amenities. More >>

  • Cemetery graves-in-row The Provo City Cemetery was established in 1853 and currently has approximately 38,000 burial spaces within the beautifully maintained grounds. Plans to expand the cemetery and add additional burial spaces are currently being implemented. More >>

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Provo has some of the most beautiful parks in the state of Utah.

818 acres of developed parklands
35 miles of paved trails and paths
464 acres of sports fields turf

Provo Parks & Recreation is a premiere parks and recreation agency that has been recognized nationally by organizations such as Forbes Magazine as one of the most livable cities and by Outside Magazine as #2 in the United States as the best for outdoor recreation opportunities. 

Provo City's 53 parks directly influence the quality of life for the residents and visitors of Provo. In order to maintain this level of quality and community expectation, high standards of conduct and performance are maintained.


Parks & Grounds Operations offers a variety of information and resources:

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Reservations          Make a park pavilion reservation online

Parks Calendar     See what park pavilions have been reserved

FAQs                       Important information about park pavilion reservations, rules and guidelines

Parks Details          Find park specific information 

Park Finder Search for a park by an amenities or map filter

Trail Information    Facts about our many trails

Report an Issue    Submit a Park issue, question or comment to the Parks & Grounds Office


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Arboriculture   Interesting information about Arboriculture within Provo

Parks Projects   Learn about our current parks projects

Get Involved    Volunteer with your group, organization or Eagle Scout

Special Events  How to have a Special Event at a City Park or Trail



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General Info        General information, hours and rates

Reservation Form    Private reservation form

RSO Application        Range Safety Office Application 

SOP Manual      Standard Operation Manual




General Info    General information, fees, and regulations

Burial Records    Access burial records resources

Funeral Schedule Current Schedule of upcoming funeral services



Pioneer Museum & Village

Pioneer Museum         General information and hours

Pioneer Village    General information and hours

DUP Website        Daughters of Utah Pioneers Website 

Pioneer Village       Provo Pioneer Village's Website


2018 Notices


The public is hereby notified that Provo City, located in Utah County, intends to convert Timp-Kiwanis Bounous Park, a 10-acre piece of property obtained via Land and Water Conservation Funds (LWCF) in 1967.  In order to be in compliance with LWCF rules, the LWCF designation is required to be applied to another property within Provo City.  A hard copy of the Draft Environmental Assessment is available for public review in Customer Service at the Provo City Center with a digital copy available on the Provo Parks and Recreation website at the following link: or by clicking here. The environmental assessment will be available for review for 30 days starting on July 30, 2018.  Written comments can be submitted with Customer Service at the City Center, online, or via phone at 801-852-6643.  Upon completion of the review, the Environmental Assessment and replacement site will be presented to Provo City Council for approval.  

For further information, please contact Thomas McKenna, Provo City Parks, and Recreation, at 801-852-6643.

Online Reservations

Pavilions can be reserved now for our 2018 season, April 16 - October 15. Reservations can be made as early as January 1. Learn more on our FAQ page.

Pioneer Park Splash Pad 

The Splash Pad at Pioneer Park will officially open on May 26th.  For more info regarding our Splash Pad at Pioneer Park please visit our Parks Info page.

Provo River Parkway Trail Construction

The UTA Provo-Orem Transportation project has begun this year and will be done in phases over a two to three year period. The first phase currently consists of the south side of Columbia Lane to the east side of Independence Avenue and west of Geneva Road to the project boundary.  Structures within this area are excluded and will be done in a later phase. You can learn more about the UTA Provo-Orem Transportation Project on their website, or get up-to-date information on their Facebook page

The Provo River Parkway Trail Section from Geneva Road to Columbia Lane will be closed from May - October for renovations.

Riverview Park Lazy River

The lazy river at Riverview Park has been turned off for the winter and will be turned back on in the Spring.  (Posted 10/26/2017)