2019 Wasatch Wildflower Festival

Sat, Jul 13
  • Presented By: Cottonwood Canyons Foundation
  • at: Salt Lake's Cottonwood Canyon Ski Areas
  • 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
  • Free, Festivals & Special Events, Sports & Outdoors
July 13 & 14, 2019 – Big Cottonwood CanyonJuly 20 & 21, 2019 – Little Cottonwood CanyonNo pre-registration required! Enjoy an easy 45 minute stroll or [up to] a 3 hour challenging hike with our trained Wasatch Wildflower Guides…or grab a map of the route and head out on your own. Naturalists will be stationed along hiking routes to share information about particular points of interest. Marvel at the beautiful flora and fauna while learning about our amazing Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest!  Our naturalist guides have been training for months to provide four unique and locally celebrated days!Most hikes take place at a gentle pace to accommodate wildflower viewing and discussion, but some are longer in distance and time.  Difficulty ratings of “kids, easy, moderate, or advanced” are provided based on trail difficulty or length, not level of wildflower knowledge.Footing can be loose in many places, so please wear appropriate shoes.  All hikes are at high elevation.  Please plan to bring water, snacks, sunscreen, a hat, walking stick or any other items to ensure your own comfort and needs.  Prepare with layers in case of changing weather during the day.Some hikes involve riding chairlifts or a and tram have a more strict departure time to accommodate lift departures or operating hours.  * Discounted lift and tram fees apply on some hikes (see details).Kids craft activities, live music and various resort discounts (food and lodging) help you enjoy your day beyond your hike!  Each resort provides a unique experience.The Festival is a collaborative partner event, including: Alta Community Enrichment, Alta Environmental Center, Alta Ski Area, Brighton Resort, Cottonwood Canyons Foundation, Friends of Alta, Snowbird Ski & Summer Resort, Solitude Mountain Resort and the US Forest Service – Salt Lake Ranger District.

Event Info

  • Presented By: Cottonwood Canyons Foundation
  • Dates: 7/13/2019, 7/14/2019, 7/20/2019, 7/21/2019
  • Location: Salt Lake's Cottonwood Canyon Ski Areas
  • Address: Sandy, UT 84070
  • Time: 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
  • Categories: Free, Festivals & Special Events, Sports & Outdoors

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Sandy, UT 84070
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