Salt Lake City Top Activities

Top Activities

There are so many things to do here. From vigorous outdoor activities to relaxation and luxury. We've put together a list of the "Must Do's" for your visit.

Salt Lake City has a large mix of different and unique activities that can't be found anywhere else. There is a combination of outdoors activities alongside educational learning activities. The city is home to one of the most beautiful buildings in the United States and maybe the world and people from all over the country come to admire its beauty. Overall, Salt Lake has a plethora of different activities you and your group can enjoy. 

Salt Lake Mormon Temple

Salt Lake City Activity

Dedicated in 1893, the Salt Lake Mormon Temple is the 4th oldest Mormon LDS church in the world. It serves as the centrepiece and main attraction of Utah's historic Temple Square, home to one of the largest Mormon settlements. The temple is revered as one of the most sacred, and thus you can not enter if you are not a Mormon. However, this landmark still draws the masses, as one of Utah's top attractions. It is a real treat to experience and admire its beautiful architecture. 

50 N. Temple, Salt Lake City, UT, 84150 :: (801) 240-2640
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Family History Library

Salt Lake City Activity

The Family History Library has a huge collection of old documents and materials that will help you learn about your ancestors who are both relatively close and far away from you in age. There are many consultants and volunteers that will be able to help guide an assist you especially for your basic questions and needs. There are also experienced guides and genealogists that can help you with your research, and the best part is that it is free of charge! This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to learn about your family history and see things that you may never get to see otherwise. Be sure to make time for this special place because the memories will be unforgettable. 

35 N West Temple, Salt Lake City, UT, 84150 :: (801) 240-2584
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Big Cottonwood Canyon

Salt Lake City Activity

Located only 25 miles away from Salt Lake City, Big Cottonwood Canyon is a perfect outdoors adventure for adults and children of all ages. Everyone will enjoy exploring the canyon during both the winter and summer seasons and enjoying the views that come along with the trek. The many activities that the canyon offers during the summer is hiking, biking, picnicking, rock-climbing, and fishing while during the winter the main attractions are to ski the two closest ski resorts of Solitude and Brighton. Be sure to put this on your list the next time you visit Salt Lake City whenever that may be.

Big Cottonwood Canyon, Cottonwood Heights, UT, 84121
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