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Ensign Peak Park

1002 N Ensign Vista Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84103
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Stunning Views

Stunning views of Salt Lake and the surrounding areas! Easy hike for little legs or those a little... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hannahbears_mom
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Tempe, Arizona
Easy walk with great views

This does have good elevations but is a pretty easy climb. Great views of the city, mountains and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DavidBrownRMPI
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Acton, Massachusetts
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1002 N Ensign Vista Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84103
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stunning views of Salt Lake and the surrounding areas! Easy hike for little legs or those a little less steady on their feet. Not a long hike and very steady/easy walking surface.

Thank Hannahbears_mom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This does have good elevations but is a pretty easy climb. Great views of the city, mountains and lakes.

Thank DavidBrownRMPI
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hike is pretty quick and a moderate challenge (my 70+ year old parents made it with a few breaks) and the view from the top lets you take in the whole Salt Lake valley to the south, as well as the Salt Lake itself...More

Thank bbschellenberg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very short and easy hike leading to a beautiful view over the SLC and surrounding areas. Great for kids, elder, anyone you can think of!

Thank Mitch M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the hike up to the top. Loved seeing the entire salt lake valley from this angle. There are two trails, if you are physically able it's worth the climb to the top.

Thank Sheila A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A very short, yet slightly challenging hike out of nowhere within a residential area. It is a really good way to see downtown SLC, and the Great Salt Lake. The hike itself is roughly 1 mile round trip, that has a challenging incline. It's not...More

Thank gokickrocks
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Many trails leading off from The Ensign Peak trail at the top, hiking for days if you choose, connecting to The Bonneville Shoreline trail. Everything from easy, moderate to very difficult. Take water and poles if you intend to hike beyond the Ensign Peak. It...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 15 June 2017

If this is your first time to SLC and if it's your first time hiking, this is an excellent intro walk and a great way to see the city. We took a taxi past the Capitol Building to the last bit of residential housing. Then...More

Thank rbisset
Reviewed 14 June 2017

A few days after the Mormon pioneers arrived in the Salt Lake valley, surveyors and city planners made the short (25 mins, half-paved and half in the shade today) walk/hike up the mountain. They could see the entire valley from the small peak, and they...More

Thank AustWhit
Reviewed 10 June 2017

I only had about an hour, and was just going to walk to the lower viewing area. Then I realized the view must be really good from the top, so I quickly hiked up. The view was indeed awesome, though I recommend allowing at least...More

Thank flemingmaf
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eljefekevin
23 August 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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