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Address: 1002 N Ensign Vista Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84103
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Fun little historical hike

There are some historical placks at the bottom and top about the early Mormon pioneers. There was grafetii one some the last time I was there.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

There are some historical placks at the bottom and top about the early Mormon pioneers. There was grafetii one some the last time I was there.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is a short hike. Very nice view. It was a bit steep. But nothing we couldn't handle. Parking was good. In a Residential area

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Rigby, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

For the traveler not familiar with the history of Salt Lake City, this is a must stop! The hike is short, though the trail can have some gravel on it. Be careful with very young children or the elderly/not so mobile. We hike with a family group to the marker at the top. Fun, and just the right adventure level... More 

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Highland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Really nice hike, while it is uphill most of the way it isn't difficult. Fantastic view of the city and the Great Salt Lake. Interesting history of the peak with a monument on top.

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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Easy to find the trailhead on GPS, short and sweet hike, great panoramic views of the Valley. Great at sunset as well.

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American Fork, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I had never heard of Ensign Peak but saw it from a distance one day so I hiked it....in a dress....with a 2 year old.....in February. At the top I sang "High on a Mountain Top" out loud because I felt like it. ;-) Good thing there was no one else up there.

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North Ogden, Utah, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Although the trail is all up hill, it's short and easy to hike for any age. The view from the top is amazing!

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

This is a great short hike you can do with your kids. The view is breath taking. A fun hike to take visitors to. The trail is easily marked. Bring a flashlight if going in the afternoon or evening.

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Murray, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

it is close to the city center. the trail is well marked and pretty easy if there is no rain. the view on top is great. should not miss it if you travel to salt lake city.

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Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Ensign Peak is a good hike also to do with the family, it's a little bit steep at points, but the path is not to difficult, at the top you find an pillar erected with info about the Pioneers who came to this Salt Lake Valley, also at the beginning of the trail is info to read, so it is... More 

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