Outdoor Escapes Salt Lake City, A Four Seasons Guide Guide Book

by Robin Norris & Freddie Snalam (Falcon Guides)
Outdoor Escapes Salt Lake City, A Four Seasons Guide  by Robin Norris & Freddie Snalam

240pp/photos/maps
ISBN: 0762712317

Outdoor Escapes Salt Lake City is your one-stop resource for information on the best outdoor adventures in and around Salt Lake City. This guide points you to unlimited opportunities for outdoor recreation in more than 30 different sports - from skiing to mountain biking, hiking to rock climbing, birding to ballooning - all within an hour's drive of the downtown area. Inside you'll find: information on the geography, history, and environment of the Salt Lake City region; tips and hints to get the most out of each outdoor experience; driving directions to the start of each adventure; locator maps that show key sites for bird-watching, golfing, road biking, skydiving, and backcountry skiing; sources for equipment purchases, rentals, guides, and instruction; difficulty ratings, trail contacts, local information, and much more.

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Trails from the "Outdoor Escapes Salt Lake City, A Four Seasons Guide" Guide Book
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... Preview: The sport of skiing steep gullies and large wide-open faces in potentially dangerous avalanche zones is for the advanced backcountry expert only. The risks can hardly be overstated, especially in the ... From the guidebook "Outdoor Escapes Salt Lake City, A Four Seasons Guide"
Salt Lake City, UT - Backcountry Skiing & Snowboarding
... Preview: Utah is a premier birding destination with more than 400 species regularly recorded. And the Salt Lake City area is the jewel in Utah’s crown—with the Great Salt Lake nearby, you can see literally mil ... From the guidebook "Outdoor Escapes Salt Lake City, A Four Seasons Guide"
Salt Lake City, UT - Birding
... Preview: The term camping covers a wide variety of experiences, from living in luxury in an RV to lightweight backpacking in the high mountains. Here, we provide you with a selection of sites in the Valley and ... From the guidebook "Outdoor Escapes Salt Lake City, A Four Seasons Guide"
Salt Lake City, UT - Campgrounds
... Preview: Winter is a magnificent time of year in the mountains that nestle above Salt Lake City. Some of the most popular winter activities—such as downhill skiing, snowboarding, and ice climbing—can be busy, ... From the guidebook "Outdoor Escapes Salt Lake City, A Four Seasons Guide"
Salt Lake City, UT - Cross-Country Skiing
... Preview: Although Utah is the second driest state in the Union, there’s a lot of fishing here, much of it world class. Check out tiger muskies at Pineview Reservoir; lakeshore trout fishing at Silver Lake, hig ... From the guidebook "Outdoor Escapes Salt Lake City, A Four Seasons Guide"
Salt Lake City, UT - Fishing
... Preview: The whole of the Wasatch Front, including the Wasatch Mountains and the Great Basin Desert, is a hiker’s paradise—miles of trails at every level of difficulty, from gentle strolls to steep, rugged rid ... From the guidebook "Outdoor Escapes Salt Lake City, A Four Seasons Guide"
Salt Lake City, UT - Hiking,Trail Running
... Preview: As soon as a winter chill is in the air and rivers and streams start to freeze, an unusual breed of person appears: ice climbers. They are quite fanatical about the sport and constantly on the lookout ... From the guidebook "Outdoor Escapes Salt Lake City, A Four Seasons Guide"
Salt Lake City, UT - Climbing
... Preview: Broadly speaking, kayaking can be divided into three types. First there is kayaking on whitewater, using skill and power to successfully negotiate a river full of rapids. Second comes calm-water, recr ... From the guidebook "Outdoor Escapes Salt Lake City, A Four Seasons Guide"
Salt Lake City, UT - Whitewater Kayaking & Canoeing
... Preview: The growth in mountain biking has been phenomenal over the past fifteen to twenty years, and still it goes on—nowhere more so than in Utah. Our state may be mountain biking capital of the world. Mount ... From the guidebook "Outdoor Escapes Salt Lake City, A Four Seasons Guide"
Salt Lake City, UT - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking
... Preview: The whole Salt Lake City region is an excellent place for road cycling, from easy parkways to stark desert tours and on up to the high-mountain loops. These trips would be reason enough to take up thi ... From the guidebook "Outdoor Escapes Salt Lake City, A Four Seasons Guide"
Salt Lake City, UT - Road Biking,Trail Running
... Preview: There are an amazing number of rock climbing thrills to be had in the Salt Lake City area. Before tackling any of the rock climbs of this region you must be proficient or be accompanied by a very expe ... From the guidebook "Outdoor Escapes Salt Lake City, A Four Seasons Guide"
Salt Lake City, UT - Climbing
... Preview: Salt Lake City has lots of variety for the runner. The whole Wasatch region features many wide-open urban trails built along its beautiful rivers and around its parks. While running on these trails, y ... From the guidebook "Outdoor Escapes Salt Lake City, A Four Seasons Guide"
Salt Lake City, UT - Hiking,Trail Running
... Preview: Utah’s license plate says it all: THE GREATEST SNOW ON EARTH. Salt Lake City boasts eleven ski resorts, all within an hour’s drive from the center of town. What other town in the world can match that? ... From the guidebook "Outdoor Escapes Salt Lake City, A Four Seasons Guide"
Salt Lake City, UT - Ski Resorts
... Preview: Snowshoeing is a great way to get out and enjoy many of the summer hiking trails in winter conditions. The Wasatch Mountains offer an amazing variety for you to explore. The snowshoe has evolved a lon ... From the guidebook "Outdoor Escapes Salt Lake City, A Four Seasons Guide"
Salt Lake City, UT - Snowshoeing
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