Great Salt Lake State Park

Great Salt Lake State Park, located at an elevation of 4200 feet, on the south shore of the Great Salt Lake, 16 miles west of Salt Lake City. The park features a 300 slip marina and a boat ramp. It is quite popular for swimming, hiking, and picnicking. Antelope Island gives you a good feeling of rejuvenation and all this at a mere $2 entry fee. There are also modern restrooms, changing rooms, and showers. This could be a great place for an evening hang-out with family. Continue with our articles that keep you updated with information about the Parks and Gardens in prominent cities across the globe.
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Salt Lake City Honeymoon Ideas - Enjoy Spectacular Views of Sunsets at Great Salt Lake State Park

Other than being the most populous state of the city of Utah, Salt Lake is the current headquarters of the church of the latter day saints, one of its greatest tourist attractions. Skiing has been the primary tourist attraction since long ago, and it has formed the greatest outdoor recreational activity. Other than having some of the city's greatest and best swimming pools around, the great Salt Lake State Park is also home to various camp grounds and marina. When on honeymoon, you could opt to both of you enjoy the amazing sunset views from this location.

Great Salt Lake State Park

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When on a honeymoon in this city, you can visit the State Capitol Building which has a rich cultural and ancient feel. It is an attestation to the fact that there existed great architects in Utah way back in time. from this point, it is possible to view the magnificent The Great Salt Lake as well as the valley floor. The Wasatch Mountains can be perfectly viewed from this point.

Utah State capitol Building

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Being on honeymoon means enjoying yourself together with your partner, trying out ice skating would be lots of fun for both of you. The classic fun center is the place to be for the best in terms of both ice skating and also roller skating.

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Snowboarding would be a perfect way to spend sometime when on honeymoon in Salt lake city. Even though you might not be there during winter, you could visit some of the numerous ski resorts in Salt Lake City.

Snowboarding

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The Great Salt Lake Park Sightseeing - Enjoying Outdoor Recreational Activities with Your Family

The Great Salt Lake State Park is a nice place to enjoy all types of outdoor recreational activities with your family. The park has got white sand beaches ideal for swimming and sun bathing.

You can go for sailing in the Lake with your family. Marinas are available on the south shore at Great Salt Lake State Marina and Antelope Island. To be a little more adventurous you can go for Kayaking.

Kayaking is an excellent option to see the lake. Mountain biking and hiking are two other adventurous sports available for your family. Antelope and Stansbury Islands are two places perfect for hiking and mountain biking.

Children will enjoy while having a look at wildlife at Antelope Island and on the lake's shoreline fenlands. You can very easily have a view some of the animals such as bison, deer, elk, antelope, bobcats grazing around the lake's marshy lands. Bird watchers will be pleased to watch different species of migratory birds.

Detail Information of Great Salt Lake Park

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Great Salt Lake on Wikipedia

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Antelope Island in particular is a nice picnic spot for your whole family. The swimming beaches have got changing rooms with showers. Nice camping ground. Campers in the Great Salt Lake State Park will enjoy the sunrise and sunsets in a peaceful manner away from the hustle bustle of the city life.

There are few carnival rides as well. Restaurants and restrooms are available for travelers to the park.

The park is open all throughout the year. The entry fee to the park is just $2.00. Camping fee in the park is about $13.

Great Salt Lake Marina Information

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Great Salt Lake Park Review

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