The Salt Lake Scene

Posts from March 2016

  • City Creek Canyon Road Cycling

    City Creek Canyon has a wonderful paved trail that allows people of all ages to access a bit of nature right in downtown Salt Lake City. Starting at Memory Grove Park and heading north, the 1.2-mile path gently climbs alongside the meandering City Creek. Walkers and bikers are allowed, and you can

  • Bonneville Shoreline Trail - Hilltop Road to Terrace Hill

    The Bonneville Shoreline Trail runs along what was once the shoreline of an inland sea known as Lake Bonneville. The trail itself actually runs, intermittently, into southern Utah County, so the trail is easily accessible over a large area. The trail maintains a low-elevation, which helps keep

  • Big Mountain Trail Mountain Bike Ride

    Big Mountain Trail is a newer addition to the mountain bike trails at Snowbird resort. Although the trail is accessible by climbing a number of fire roads or other trails, Snowbird's tram makes those options seem more like punishment than anything else. You will be more than grateful for the quick

  • Bell's Canyon Trail

    Bell's Canyon Trail is a very popular Salt Lake City hike located right at the mouth of Little Cottonwood Canyon. Thanks to the low starting elevation and the lack of major elevation gain it has become a popular hike for all ages and abilities. Not only are there great views of the Lone Peak

  • SLC Marathon Guide

    From packet pick-up, parking, train service, to on-course support, and beyond... check out the details and plan for success! Where to Stay From the heart of the city to the edge of the wilderness, Salt Lake has a host of options for you to set up a perfect base camp for your visit. See all

  • Adventure Week

    Join in the adventure April 2nd-9th at Sandy's first annual Adventure Week. With over 20 activities to choose from over the course of this 7-day event, and with 20,000 expected attendees, Adventure Week has options for everyone in your family or friend group. With plenty of snow for fun in the

  • Brunch in Salt Lake

    Looking for somewhere special to kick back and celebrate with family and friends? Or perhaps just take it down a notch and make the most of your weekend? We've got your back with a list of brunches with spectacular views, incredible menus, and ambiance to make any day a day to remember. The Grand

  • Easter Activities in Salt Lake

    From breakfast with the Easter Bunny to egg hunts in the park, we have a list of events that won't disappoint. Breakfast with the Easter Bunny When: March 26, 2016 Where: Chick-fil-A Fort Union 1088 E Fort Union Blvd., Midvale, UT Admission: FREE Join the Chick-fil-A team for Breakfast

  • 100 Things to Do In SLC Before You Die

    “It was easy to come up with 100 Things to Do in Salt Lake City,” says author Jeremy Pugh of the new bucket list book 100 Things to Do in Salt Lake City Before You Die. “In fact, there’s way more than 100 Things in my book.” The book, available on Pugh’s website VeryDynamite.Com, at the Kings

  • Salt Lake From Space

    We may be a tad biased in our opinion that Salt Lake is out of this world, but it's nice to see that the team from the International Space Station agrees. The 3.5-minute video below is from the European Space Agency and gives an excellent overview of the Great Salt Lake. The Great Salt Lake plays