Little Cottonwood Canyon (Salt Lake City area)
Alta Ski Area
What: Groomed Summer Road: 2 + miles
Cost: No charge for snowshoeing on the summer road
Rentals: $15 a day @ Alta Ski Shop
How to Get there: Alta Ski Resort sits at the top of Little Cottonwood Canyon. The Summer Road starts at the east end of the parking lot.
Contact: (801) 799-2293
Big Cottonwood Canyon (Salt Lake City area)
Solitude Nordic Center
What: 10K of snowshoe trails that wander between the Nordic Center and Solitude Village; full-service Nordic Center.
Where: Up canyon from Solitude ski resort. At Silver Lake.
Cost: $22 full day pass and gear; $18 half-day
Contact: (801) 536-5774
Sundance Nordic Center Yurt
What: 10K of snowshoe trails and a full-service Nordic Center with rentals and demos
Where: Just past the Sundance ski resort: 1.5 miles past the entry to the Sundance Ski Resort you will see a sign that says Cross Country Skiing that points to the left. Turn here and follow the road for .7 mile to the Cross Country/Nordic center.
Cost: 2 hour snowshoe tour (for 2 people) $175; $17 Adult full-day pass; $13 Adult half-day pass; reduced prices for children
Contact: 801.223.4170; http://www.sundanceresort.com/winter/nordic-center-en.html
Park City Area
All Seasons Adventures
What: Local and Uintah snowshoe tours
Cost: 2 hours $75 pp for local tours; $120 pp – Uintah tours
Where: Park City
Contact: (435) 649-9619; www.allseasonsadventures.com
White Pine Touring
What: Moonlight, local, and backcountry snowshoe tours
Cost: $175 for up to 2 people, $50 per additional person. Snowshoe Rentals $18 Adults; $8 Kids
Where: ProShop in the Hotel Park City on Thaynes Canyon Drive. 5.3 miles from Kimball Junction to Thaynes Canyon Drive.
Contact: 435.649.6249; www.whitepinetouring.com
Wasatch Mountain State Park
What: Access to the snow-covered summer trails (non-groomed). Snowshoers are not allowed on the Nordic ski track.
Costs: $6 Snowshoe Rental; $7 Entry Fee; Senior Discounts
Where: 50 miles from Salt Lake City, in the northeast corner of Midway;
What: 30K of Nordic ski trails. Snowshoers are to stay along the edges of the groomed Nordic ski trail network.
Costs: $17 – Adults rental $10 –Kids rental
Where: 55 miles from Salt Lake City. 2002 Olympic Drive, Midway, Utah. From Salt Lake City, take I- 80 East to Silver Creek Junction (exit 146). Go east on U.S. 40 past Jordanelle Reservoir toward Heber City. Take a right turn on S.R. 113 (100 South) to Midway. Take a left on 113 in Midway and travel two miles. Turn right just before the railroad tracks and follow the signs to Soldier Hollow.
Contact: 435.654.2002; www.soldierhollow.com