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Amazing views

The hike was a little bit much for seniors but it was well worth the effort. It is amazing how far... read more

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Salt Lake City, Utah
Views as advertised!

A nice albeit rather steep and short hike up to this peak provides dazzling views of SLC... read more

Reviewed February 10, 2019
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1002 N Ensign Vista Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84103
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Reviewed today

The hike was a little bit much for seniors but it was well worth the effort. It is amazing how far you can see and how beautiful the valley is when seen from above.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank winyan48
Reviewed February 10, 2019

A nice albeit rather steep and short hike up to this peak provides dazzling views of SLC, especially when the lights of the city are bright! Don't miss this opportunity if you trail hike, run or just want a good piece of exercise. There is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 310renes
Reviewed February 4, 2019

Nice hike, short, but fairly steep so bring good shoes. The top provides a great view of the valley.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Mark K
Reviewed January 27, 2019

Great views of Salt Lake City looking at it from the North of the City. Its a must see to get some great views

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 521AndrewW
Reviewed January 15, 2019

This is a nice hike with a nice view of the cities and mountains looking south and the great salt swamp in the west.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank webofa
Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

If you want to see all of SLC this is where you want to be. Great any time of day, but amazing at dawn and dusk. Just a short drive from the Capital. Also a great hill to hike for an even better view if...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kdj101
Reviewed November 12, 2018

The uphill is a little steep, but worth it to see the views. I was an nice little hike for a first time visitor to Salt Lake City. The views were really spectacular. I'm glad I went. Parking is on the street, no parking lot.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sheilla D
Reviewed November 7, 2018

This vision of the founders of SLC were to have used this parcel and pinnacle to map out the plan. It is a great place to see the entire valley, and as well the Capital and grounds. The evening Sunsets also allow the view of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 17, 2018

As we often do when we visit a city we have not been to before, we drive around to see what we can see. During our wandering around Salt Lake City, we went up the hill and the State Capital Building. We continued up into...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank scottie552
Reviewed September 24, 2018

It's a little steep going but the view at the top is very pretty. It's amazing how much the noise travels too when you're that high up. Worth a stop if you're in the area.

Date of experience: September 2018
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August 25, 2017|
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Response from dgbg100106 | Reviewed this property |
This is in a neighborhood. The trailhead is on a residential street with limited parking. With houses right across the street. There is nothing stopping you from parking there but depending on how long the RV is it might... More
August 23, 2017|
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Response from Mitch M | Reviewed this property |
Not aware of any hours. I like to hike it near sunset, watch the sunset and the city light up, then head down. Not dangerous if you bring a headlamp, the path is easy and its a popular area. I've done plenty of sketchier... More
August 23, 2015|
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Response from buddytravels | Reviewed this property |
I am in my fifties and it took me about 25 minutes. No hurry, just enjoy.