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Ensign Peak Park

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Nice Hike, Great View

It's a little steep going but the view at the top is very pretty. It's amazing how much the noise... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
WiscoTravelor
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Beautiful vistas

This historic site has a beautiful view of the Salt Lake Valley including the Great Salt Lake. This... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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1002 N Ensign Vista Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84103
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Reviewed 2 days ago

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.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

This historic site has a beautiful view of the Salt Lake Valley including the Great Salt Lake. This s the site where Brigham Young and some other pioneers viewed the valley and made a remarkable prophesy. To walk to the top of the Peak is...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The lookout is still quite a walk if you have any issues. Area is nicely done with plaques. Including across the road. Not sure if tge haze is a regular feature

Thank confusedAussie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must see attraction while visiting Salt Lake City. It's not a difficult hike, in fact I hesitate to call it a hike because it is not rigorous. It's more of an incline, but it's very brief and does not take long to...More

Thank Wisc0214
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Perfect place to go for a hike after a long day ....plenty of trails and beautiful views. A favourite with the locals so it gets crowded. BTW you can pick up the Bonneville shoreline trail from here.

Thank HikerNova
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Walked up on a Sunday morning and we were the only ones. The walk up is a little steep at times - wear comfortable shoes - but quite quick. The view once you are up is pretty cool and definetely worth the hike.

Thank GabyvdBosch
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely stunning views of the city. It's a steep, but quick hike. Stumbled upon this park by accident and I'm so glad we did! You can just park on the street.

Thank katpilch
Reviewed August 2, 2018

The hike up was perfect for our family, which includes a 9 and 12 year old. Actually, our 9 year old bolted up like a jack rabbit! The informational points along the way were full of history behind the settling of the Salt Lake city...More

Thank bridgetbidinger
Reviewed July 27, 2018

This park is a bit hidden with some historical information on the bottom part. There is a walking path to the hill and if we continue to follow this path approximately 15-20 minutes then we will be rewarded with a very nice view to the...More

Thank Dian H
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

A total must do when you visit Salt Lake City. It’s in a residential area. It’s only a 20-30 min hike up depending on how quick you hike. Views from the top are amazing.

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Akiss26
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
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OregonMum14
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
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eljefekevin
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.
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