Recognized across the world as a premier skiing destination with resorts like Snowbird, Alta, and Park City less than an hour from the airport, Salt Lake City's Wasatch Front is also home to word-class hiking, rock climbing, mountain biking, backpacking and camping. Plus, you're never more than a few hours' drive from other Utah adventure playgrounds like Moab, Zion National Park, and the Uinta Mountains.

Top Adventures in Salt Lake City

Hike Ensign Peak

4.0
1 mi / 350 ft gain

Cycle City Creek Canyon

5.0

Hike or Trail Run Mount Van Cott

4.0
3 mi / 1400 ft gain

Hike the Living Room

4.4
2.5 mi / 1000 ft gain
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Tours

Explorer Chick

Women’s Arches and Moab Weekend Hiking

$1,699/person - 4 days

Explorer Chick

Women’s Moab Multi-Sport Adventure

$2,999/person - 7 days

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Salt Lake City camping, hotels, and more

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Salt Lake City Koa Holiday

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Laura's Lodge | Solar Powered Home, Near 7 Resorts

From $126/night

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Modern Home With Fireplace, Backyard & Hot Tub

From $215/night

Bountiful, Utah

Mueller Park Group Picnic

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