Best Walking in Utah

This list represents the most popular walking in Utah. Use this list to plan your next Utah walking trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.

  • #1 Ensign Peak Trail View Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    •  1.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Ensign Peak Trail is a hiking trail in Salt Lake City, Utah. It is 0.5 miles long and begins at 5,009 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail ...

  • #2 Temple Square View Trail Details

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    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Walking 
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    A meander through all of this trail can occupy less than an hour. Or, by taking advantage of free tours and side trails on Temple Square proper ...

  • #3 Main Street View Trail Details

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    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Walking 
    •  1.25 miles
    •  Guide

    Main St., originally called East Temple, just south of the block where the LDS faithful planned to raise their grand new temple, soon began to ...

  • #4 City Center View Trail Details

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    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Walking 
    •  2.5 miles
    •  Guide

    This is the historic core of what was originally “Great Salt Lake City.” The retail center is eminently walkable and sustainably designed, an ...

  • #5 Library Square View Trail Details

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    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Walking 
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    The southern reaches of central downtown Salt Lake City exude civic pride as well as civic order. Here, with 400 South as its axis, you’ll find ...

  • #6 West Downtown View Trail Details

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    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Walking 
    •  3 miles
    •  Guide

    The city’s traditional commercial heart, south of Temple Square, was a massive construction zone as the new City Creek Center was being born. ...

  • #7 Capitol Hill View Trail Details

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    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Walking 
    •  1.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Utah’s elegant State Capitol is grandly perched on aptly named Capitol Hill, just north of downtown Salt Lake City. It is visible from every ...

  • #8 Memory Grove/City Creek Canyon View Trail Details

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    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Walking 
    •  3.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Skyscrapers, traffic, noise, and congestion—then a peaceful, secluded park and a near-wilderness. Such is the contrast presented by Memory Grove ...

  • #9 East South Temple View Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Walking 
    •  3 miles
    •  Guide

    Although properly known as South Temple, for many in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, this was Brigham St. It slopes gently from pioneer ...

  • #10 Central City View Trail Details

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    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Walking 
    •  2.5 miles
    •  Guide

    While chockablock with older homes, and certainly not a paragon of wealth, the neighborhood embraces an assortment of innovations and oddities ...

  • #11 Liberty Park View Trail Details

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    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Walking 
    •  1.5 miles
    •  Guide

    New York City’s 843-acre Central Park, which opened to the public in 1859, is credited as the first such urban refuge this side of the Atlantic. ...

  • #12 9th & 9th View Trail Details

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    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Walking 
    •  1.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Before 7-Elevens and strip malls, cities had neighborhood mini–commercial districts, powered by mom-and-pop and family enterprises. Salt Lake ...

  • #13 Lower Avenues View Trail Details

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    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Walking 
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    “The lower Avenues,” on the steepening slopes northeast of downtown Salt Lake City, constitute one of the pioneer community’s oldest intact neighborhoods. ...

  • #14 Upper Avenues View Trail Details

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    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Walking 
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    Salt Lake City’s “upper Avenues” offer sweeping views of the city and valley below, as well as the Wasatch and Oquirrh Mountains. Snowcapped ...

  • #15 City Cemetery View Trail Details

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    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Walking 
    •  3 miles
    •  Guide

    Though a popular destination on such occasions as Memorial Day and during the Halloween season, a journey through a large cemetery like this ...

  • #16 University of Utah View Trail Details

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    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Walking 
    •  2.5 miles
    •  Guide

    This is a stroll, make that a leisurely procession, through the oldest state university campus west of the Missouri River: the University of ...

  • #17 Fort Douglas View Trail Details

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    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Walking 
    •  2.7 miles
    •  Guide

    Fort Douglas is a paradox in time. A 19th-century relic, it is part of Salt Lake City. Graced by buildings dating to the 1870s, today it includes ...

  • #18 Mount Olivet Cemetery View Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Walking 
    •  1 miles
    •  Guide

    A historic, parklike gem—a sanctuary unknown even to many locals—lies hidden amid the hustle and bustle of Salt Lake City’s busy east side. The ...

  • #19 Yalecrest Plus View Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Walking 
    •  3.5 miles
    •  Guide

    A walk through Yalecrest and onto bordering streets reveals a variety of urban flavors, from lanes dotted with nearly century-old cottages and ...

  • #20 This Is the Place View Trail Details

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    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Walking 
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    Five of the most significant words in the settlement of the American West—“this is the right place”—were uttered here, from a vantage near the ...