THE CITY OF SALT-
THINGS TO DO; PLACES TO GO, IN THE CITY AND BEYOND
Whether you're new to Salt Lake City or a native, I've created this page to help you navigate the best of the city and the state! From dining & cocktails to parks and mountains I've got you covered. If you see a button, it will link up.
Happy SLC living!
Utah host five breathtaking National Parks. If you live here, well that's the back yard.
The SLC valley has too many neighborhoods to name. Here is a quick peek into a few I know pretty well
Utah winters are pretty epic. There is a lot to do. Full list and guide right here
A few spots that I love to grub
And yes, we do have cocktails and some great craft breweries
BIG & LITTLE COTTONWOOD CANYON
Big Cottonwood Canyon is a quick 25 minutes away from Salt Lake International Airport (22 miles), and is home to two world-class ski resorts (Solitude & Brighton), legendary rock climbing routes, epic backcountry skiing access, hiking and mountain biking trails, and picnic areas straight out of an outdoor magazine. So come take a drive through this ancient canyon created by both glacier and stream erosion. Pack a picnic and maybe your hiking boots to stretch your legs.
Millcreek Canyon is a canyon in the Wasatch Mountains and part of Millcreek City on the east side of the Salt Lake Valley, Utah. It is a popular recreation area both in the summer and in the winter. It was named after all the mills that were once located in the densely forested canyon.
This park features memorials to Utah’s veterans and a replica of the Liberty Bell. City Creek Canyon road is a walking, jogging, and bicycling route extending into the mountains to the northeast
Bonneville Shorline Trail
The Bonneville Shoreline Trail (BST) will one day stretch from the Idaho border to Nephi, more than 280 miles. Currently just over 100 miles of the route is officially designated as part of the BST. This website is a guide to the entire 280 mile proposed route. The route attempts to follow the bonneville bench that was formed by the ancient lake. The route described here is not yet fully designated as the BST, the route may cross private property or other obstacles, please be aware of signs, fences and unmarked obstacles. This trail is a work in progress, it was started by citizens and will be finished by them with your help.
Sugar House Park
Sugar House Park, considered a “crown jewel” among regional parks in the Salt Lake Valley, comprises 110.5 acres of lush, rolling green space in the Sugar House neighborhood of Salt Lake City, Utah.
The park is open daily from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. in the summer, and from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. in the winter.
Whether you live here , visiting or considering a move, here are some local places go and things to see for the every age!
The Leonardo, located in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah, United States is a science and art museum where visitors can explore the ways that science, technology, art, and creativity connect. The museum opened its doors on October 8, 2011
Natural History Museum of Utah
As the Utah state museum of natural history, this top attraction provides an introduction to the science in Utah's remarkable landscape! With engaging exhibits and over 5,000 artifacts on display, the Museum features Utah's paleontology discoveries, fascinating gems and minerals found world-wide, preserved artifacts from Utah's prehistoric peoples, and stories told by the five Native nations that lie within the state's boundaries. Journey to the top of a three-story indoor Canyon. Wander through Utah's dinosaurs and animal life. Interact with earthquakes, erosion, and our Digital Globe to discover how the earth's surface and the Great Salt Lake have changed over time. Enjoy breath-taking views from our observatory deck. Hike the Bonneville Shoreline trail. Experience natural history as only Utah can reveal it. hand!
The University of Utah is a public research university in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States. As the state's flagship university, the university offers more than 100 undergraduate majors and more than 92 graduate degree programs.
Utah Museum of Contemporary Art
The Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, formerly known as the Salt Lake Art Center, is Utah’s only contemporary art museum. Located in Downtown Salt Lake City, the museum presents rotating exhibitions by local, national and international contemporary artists throughout its six gallery spaces.
REAL SALT LAKE
Real Salt Lake is an American professional soccer franchise that competes as a member club of Major League Soccer Western Conference. RSL began play in 2005 as an expansion team of the league. The club was founded in 2004 when the club's first owner and founder was awarded an expansion berth in Major League Soccer.
The Utah Jazz are an American professional basketball team based in Salt Lake City, Utah. The Jazz compete in the National Basketball Association as a member club of the league's Western Conference, Northwest Division. Since 1991, the team has played its home games at Vivint Smart Home Arena