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Utah Fitness Trails

Utah Hiking Biking Running & Walking Trails

Featured Photo: Jordan River Parkway In January
Taylorsville, UT 5100 South Area__ScottyReed

Salt Lake Area

Jordan River Parkway Trail  Wasatch Front  *Best

Ensign Peak Trailhead  Downtown City Views

Memory Grove Park  Downtown

Bonneville Shoreline Trail  Wasatch Front  *Best

Red Butte Canyon  Salt Lake

Parleys Historic Nature Park  Salt Lake

Liberty Park  Salt Lake  *Best

Sugar House Park  Sugarhouse  *Best

Mount Olympus Trailhead

Murray Park  *Best

Flat Iron Mesa Park  Sandy  *Best

Bell Canyon Trail  Sandy *Best

Porter Rockwell Trail Draper

Mueller Park Trail  Bountiful

Decker Lake Park  West Valley

Millcreek Canyon

Grandeur Peak Trailhead

Porter Fork Trail

Lower Big Water Trail

Big Cottonwood Canyon

Butler Fork To Dog Lake Trail

Donut Falls Trailhead  Forest Hiking

Park City Area

Swaner Preserve & EcoCenter
10 Miles of Trails for Hiking, Biking & Snowshoeing

Provo Area

Timpanogos Cave *Best

Mt. Timpanogos North Trailhead  *Best

Utah Outdoor Organizations

Jordan River Parkway Trail–Winchester Park

Photo: Jordan River Parkway Trail bridge crossing Jordan River near Winchester Park in Murray, Utah __Scotty Reed

Bicyclist riding Jordan River Parkway Trail with mid-January snow near Winchester Park, Murray, Utah

Jordan River Parkway Trail Photo Album

Jordan River Trail Map

National & State Parks

Utah’s Best State & National Parks

*Distance from Salt Lake City Center

Salt Lake Area

Great Salt Lake State Park  Magna 19 miles

East Canyon State Park  Morgan 36 miles

Rockport State Park  Peoa 37 miles

Jordanelle State Park  Heber 37 miles
Rock Cliff Nature Center

Antelope Island State Park  Syracuse 43 miles

Wasatch Mountain State Park  Midway 46 miles

Utah Lake State Park  Provo 46 miles

Echo State Park  Coalville 48 miles

Willard Bay State Park  51 miles *Best

Deer Creek State Park  Heber 54 miles

Northern Utah Area

Hyrum Lake State Park  77 miles

Bear River State Park  Garden City 122 miles *Best

Southern Utah Area

Starvation State Park  Duchesne 116 miles

Fremont Indian State Park & Museum  Sevier 183 miles

Arches National Park  Moab 230 miles *Best

Dead Horse Point State Park  245 miles *Best

Bryce Canyon National Park  268 miles *Best

Sand Hollow State Park 304 miles *Best
Most visited State Park in Utah 2022

Zion National Park  308 miles *Best

Related Resources

Utah State Parks

Salt Lake County Parks & Recreation

Utah Places of Interest

Top Locations To Visit In Utah

Must See Venues, Tourist Attractions, Points of Interests

Featured Photo: Historic Utah Governor’s Mansion, 603 E S Temple, Salt Lake__ScottyReed

Salt Lake City Area

Temple Square Best
50 North Temple, Salt Lake

Joseph Smith Memorial Building
Temple Square, Salt Lake

The Beehive House
Temple Square, Salt Lake

Utah State Capitol
350 State Street, Salt Lake

Memory Grove Park
300 N Canyon Rd, Salt Lake

Cathedral of the Madeleine
331 E South Temple, Salt Lake

Governor’s Mansion
603 E South Temple, Salt Lake

Hogle Zoo Best
2600 Sunnyside Ave, Salt Lake

This Is The Place Heritage Park
2601 Sunnyside Ave, Salt Lake

Red Butte Garden Best
University of Utah, Salt Lake

Natural History Museum of Utah Best
University of Utah, UoU, Campus

Tracy Aviary & Botanical Gardens Best
589 E 1300 S, Liberty Park, Salt Lake

Liberty Park
900 S 700 E Salt Lake

Trolley Square
602 E 500 S, Salt Lake City

Gilgal Sculpture Garden

Crone’s Hollow – Pagan Community Center
3834 S Main St, Salt Lake City

Murray Park

Loveland Living Planet Aquarium Best
12033 Lone Peak Pkwy, Draper

Rio Tinto Stadium

Utah Olympic Oval Best
5662 Cougar Ln, Kearns

Gardner Village Best
1100 W 7800 S, West Jordan

Kennecott Copper Mine

Park City Area

Utah Olympic Park
3419 Olympic Pkwy, Park City

Provo Utah Valley Area

Thanksgiving Point Best
3003 N Thanksgiving Way, Lehi

Timpanogos Cave National Monument

Brigham Young University Museum of Art
Brigham Young University, BYU, Utah

Springville Museum of Art

Hines Mansion Bed & Breakfast

Provo Library at Academy Square
550 North University Avenue, Provo

Krishna Temple
Spanish Fork

Peteetneet Museum and Cultural Arts Center

West Utah, Tooele, Wendover

Utah Bonneville Salt Flats
Wendover

Stansbury Park Observatory Complex

Utah Motorsports Campus

The Old Grantsville Church

Ogden North Utah Area

Antelope Island State Park
4528 W 1700 S, Syracuse

Ogden Nature Center
966 W. 12th Street, Ogden

Eccles Mansion – Community Art Center

Golden Spike National Historical Park
6200 N 22300 W, Corinne

Logan Cache Valley Area

American West Heritage Center
4025 S Hwy 89-91, Wellsville

Bear Lake State Park Best
Garden City, Utah

Southern Utah Area

Arches National Park, Utah Best
Moab, Utah

Moab Information Center Best
Moab, Utah

Little Sahara Sand Dunes

The Four Corners
San Juan County

Mystic Hot Springs
475 E 100 N, Monroe

Zion National Park Best
Southern Utah, Springdale, Utah

Bryce Canyon National Park Best
Southern Utah, Tropic Utah

Utah Resources

Utah’s National Historic Districts

Art Shows

Utah Art Exhibits

Exhibitions, Displays, Shows, Expos, Fairs, Openings, Art Lovers

November

Murray Juried Art Show
November 1-17, 2022, M-S, 9 am–8 pm
City Library, Murray

Glass Art Show
November 4–Dec 20, 2022, Daily, 9 am–9 pm
Red Butte Garden, Salt Lake

Sculpture Club Exhibition
November 7-18, 2022, M-S, 10 am–8 pm
Alvin Gittins Gallery, UoU, Salt Lake

Art Gallery Exhibitions
November 1-31, 2021
W, Th, F, S,  11 am–6 pm
Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

Air Space
Tiana Birrell: Weight of a Cloud
November 1–January 8, 2022
Utah Museum of Contemporary Art
20 S. West Temple, Salt Lake

Murray Juried Art Show
Nov 1-17, 2021,  10 am–7 pm
Murray City Library

Gathering of the Guilds
November 2-28, 2021
Urban Arts Gallery
Rio Grande, Salt Lake

Local Artist On Display
November 1–December 31, 2021
Gale Center of History and Culture
10300 Beckstead Ln, South Jordan

Russian Art Exhibit *Free
November 18–February 24, 2022
Mondays–Thursdays,  9 am–5 pm
Utah Cultural Celebration Center, West Valley

Maya Weaving: Colors of Enchantment Free
November 19-30, 2022, M-F, 9 am–5 pm
Museum of Peoples and Cultures, BYU, Provo

Graphic Design Capstone Course Exhibition
November 21–Dec 2, 2022, M-S, 10 am–8 pm
Alvin Gittins Gallery, UoU, Salt Lake

Painting & Drawing Club Exhibition
Nov 22–Dec 3, 2021, M-F  8 am–8 pm
Alvin Gittins Gallery, University of Utah
Department of Art & Art History

December

Air Space
Tiana Birrell: Weight of a Cloud
December 1-31, 2021–January 8, 2022
Utah Museum of Contemporary Art
20 S. West Temple, Salt Lake

Glass Art Show
Dec 1–Dec 20, 2021,  9:30 am–5 pm
Red Butte Garden, UoU, Salt Lake

Russian Art Exhibit *Free
December 1, 2021–February 24, 2022
Mondays–Thursdays,  9 am–5 pm
Utah Cultural Celebration Center, West Valley

Local Artist On Display
December 1-31, 2021
Gale Center of History and Culture
10300 Beckstead Ln, South Jordan

January

Face-to-Face Portraiture by Utah Artists
January 5-31, 2022, Noon–9 pm
Urban Arts Gallery, Rio Grande, Salt Lake

MFA Interim Exhibition Art Show
January 10-28, 2022, M-F  8 am–8 pm
Alvin Gittins Gallery, University of Utah
Department of Art & Art History

Restruction Art Exhibit
Jan 15–Feb 26, 2022,  T-S, 10 am-6 pm
Bountiful Davis Art Center

February

Handstitched Worlds: Cartography of Quilts
Feb 19–May 15, 2022, T-Sn, 10 am–5 pm
Utah Museum of Fine Arts
University of Utah, Salt Lake

A Sense of Place Exhibition
February 22–March 4, 2022, M-F  8 am–8 pm
Alvin Gittins Gallery, University of Utah
Department of Art & Art History

MFA Interim Exhibition Art Show
February 1-11, 2022, M-F  8 am–8 pm
Alvin Gittins Gallery, University of Utah
Department of Art & Art History

The Beat of Our Blood Art Exhibition
February 1-28, 2022, Noon–9 pm
Urban Arts Gallery, Rio Grande, Salt Lake

Russian Art Exhibit  Free
February 1–February 24, 2022
Mondays–Thursdays,  9 am–5 pm
Utah Cultural Celebration Center, West Valley

Restruction Art Exhibit
February 1-26, 2022,  T-S, 10 am-6 pm
Bountiful Davis Art Center

March

Blooming Euphoria Art Exhibition
March 1–April 3, 2022, Noon–9 pm
Urban Arts Gallery, Rio Grande, Salt Lake

Tree Stories: A Breath of Fresh Air
March 10–April 27, 2022
Mondays–Thursdays,  9 am–5 pm
Utah Cultural Celebration Center, West Valley

April

Lovely as a Tree Free
Photography Exhibit Featuring Trees
April 1–June 29, 2022, M-Th, 9 am–5 pm
Utah Cultural Celebration Ctr, West Valley

The Art of Natural History: Guided Art Tour
April 1–August 14, 2022, Sat & Sun, 11 am
Natural History Museum of Utah
University of Utah, Salt Lake

Community Art Show Free
April 1-21, 2022, 10 am–9 pm
Shops at South Town, Sandy

Tree Stories: A Breath of Fresh Air
April 1-27, 2022
Mondays–Thursdays,  9 am–5 pm
Utah Cultural Celebration Center, West Valley

South Jordan Art Show
April 1-28, 2022, 10 am–5:30 pm
Gale Center of History Culture, South Jordan

Handstitched Worlds: Cartography of Quilts
Apr 1–May 15, 2022, T-Sn, 10 am–5 pm
Utah Museum of Fine Arts
University of Utah, Salt Lake

Apricity Art Show
April 5–May 1, 2022, Noon–9 pm
Urban Arts Gallery, Rio Grande, Salt Lake

Visual Art & Design Faculty Art Show
April 18–May 19, 2022, 7 am–10 pm
Eccles Art Gallery, SLCC South City Campus

Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel: The Exhibition
April 29, 2022, W-Sn, 11 am–5:30 pm
The Gateway, Salt Lake

May

Art at the Main Free
Meet The Artists
May 1-31, 2022, T-Sn, 12–6 pm
Salt Lake City Main Library

Bizarre Bazaar Local Art Show Free
May 1-31, 2022, 11 am–9 pm
The Shops at South Town, Sandy

The Art of Natural History: Guided Art Tour
May 1–August 14, 2022, Sat & Sun, 11 am
Natural History Museum of Utah
University of Utah, Salt Lake

Visual Art & Design Faculty Art Show
May 1-19, 2022, 7 am–10 pm
Eccles Art Gallery, SLCC South City Campus

Lovely as a Tree Free
Photography Exhibit Featuring Trees
May 2–June 29, 2022, M-Th, 9 am–5 pm
Utah Cultural Celebration Ctr, West Valley

Star Wars: Heroes and Villains
Urban Art Show
May 3-29, 2022, Noon–9 pm
Urban Arts Gallery, Rio Grande, Salt Lake

Handstitched Worlds: Cartography of Quilts
May 3–May 15, 2022, T-Sn, 10 am–5 pm
Utah Museum of Fine Arts
University of Utah, Salt Lake

Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel: The Exhibition
May 4–June 19, 2022, W-Sn, 11 am–5:30 pm
The Gateway, Salt Lake

June

The Colorful Collective Art Show
Utah Pride Month Collection
June 1–July 3, 2022, Noon–9 pm
Urban Arts Gallery, Rio Grande, Salt Lake

Color of Pride Art Exhibit
June 3-30, 2022, M-S, 9 am–5 pm
Eccles Community Art Center, Ogden

Bizarre Bazaar Local Art Show Free
June 1-30, 2022, 11 am–9 pm
The Shops at South Town, Sandy

Lovely as a Tree Free
Photography Exhibit Featuring Trees
June 1–June 29, 2022, M-Th, 9 am–5 pm
Utah Cultural Celebration Ctr, West Valley

Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel: The Exhibition
June 1-19, 2022, W-Sn, 11 am–5:30 pm
The Gateway, Salt Lake

The Art of Natural History: Guided Art Tour
June 1–August 14, 2022, Sat & Sun, 11 am
Natural History Museum of Utah
University of Utah, Salt Lake

SummerFest Arts Faire 
June 16-18, 2022, 11 am–10 pm
Cache County Fairgrounds, Logan

Plein Air “Art At The Amp” Competition
June 17-18, 2022, 8:30-12:30 pm
Sandy Amphitheater, Sandy

July

Enchanting India Free
Art Exhibition by Durga Ekambaram
July 1-20, 2022, M-Th, 9 am–5 pm
Utah Cultural Celebration Ctr, West Valley

Eccles Art Exhibit: Traces of the West
July 1-30, 2022, M-S, 9 am–5 pm
Eccles Community Art Center, Ogden

The Art of Natural History: Guided Art Tour
July 1–August 14, 2022, Sat & Sun, 11 am
Natural History Museum of Utah
University of Utah, Salt Lake

Bizarre Bazaar Local Art Show Free
July 1-31, 2022, 11 am–9 pm
The Shops at South Town, Sandy

Brigham City Annual Quilt Show
July 5-Sep 17, 2022, T-S, 10 am–5 pm
Brigham City Museum, Brigham City

Urban Arts Gallery Exhibit
Gathering of the Guilds
July 5-31, 2022, Noon–9 pm
Urban Arts Gallery, Rio Grande, Salt Lake

Brigham City Annual Quilt Show
July 5-Sep 17, 2022, T-S, 10 am–5 pm
Brigham City Museum, Brigham City

OverDrive! Free
Illustrator David Habben
July 25–September 29, 2022, M-Th, 9 am–5 pm
Utah Cultural Celebration Ctr, West Valley

August

OverDrive! Free
Illustrator David Habben
August 1–September 29, 2022, M-Th, 9 am–5 pm
Utah Cultural Celebration Ctr, West Valley

The Art of Natural History: Guided Art Tour
August 1-14, 2022, Sat & Sun, 11 am
Natural History Museum of Utah
University of Utah, Salt Lake

Bizarre Bazaar Local Art Show Free
August 1-31, 2022, 11 am–9 pm
The Shops at South Town, Sandy

Brigham City Annual Quilt Show
August 1-September 17, 2022, T-S, 10 am–5 pm
Brigham City Museum, Brigham City

Urban Arts Gallery Exhibit
Captivate Photography Exhibit
August 2-28, 2022, Noon–9 pm
Urban Arts Gallery, Rio Grande, Salt Lake

Wasatch Camera Club Photo Exhibit
August 26–September 25, 2022, 9 am–9 pm
Red Butte Garden, Salt Lake

Draper Art In The Barn
August 26-27, 2022, 10 am–7 pm
Day Barn, Draper

Urban Arts Gallery Exhibit
Skate Deck Challenge
August 30–Oct 2, 2022, Noon–9 pm
Urban Arts Gallery, Rio Grande, Salt Lake

September

Urban Arts Gallery Exhibit
Skate Deck Challenge
September 1–Oct 2, 2022, Noon–9 pm
Urban Arts Gallery, Rio Grande, Salt Lake

OverDrive!
Illustrator David Habben
September 1-29, 2022, M-Th, 9 am–5 pm
Utah Cultural Celebration Ctr, West Valley

Bizarre Bazaar Local Art Show
September 1-30, 2022, 11 am–9 pm
The Shops at South Town, Sandy

Wasatch Camera Club Photo Exhibit
September 1-25, 2022, 9 am–9 pm
Red Butte Garden, Salt Lake

Brigham City Annual Quilt Show
September 1-17, 2022, T-S, 10 am–5 pm
Brigham City Museum, Brigham City

Escalante Canyons Art Festival
September 12-25, 2022, Multiple Times
Escalante, Utah

Sandy Visual Art Show
September 27–Oct 7, 2022
Senior Center, Sandy

Plein Air Holladay Art Exhibit
September 28-Oct 29, 2022, Multiple Events/Times
The Commons, Holladay

October 2022

Urban Arts Gallery Exhibit
Skate Deck Challenge
October 1-2, 2022, Noon–9 pm
Urban Arts Gallery, Rio Grande, Salt Lake

Sandy Visual Art Show
October 1-7, 2022, 9 am–6 pm
Sandy Senior Center, Sandy

Local Artist On Display
October 1–December 31, 2021
Gale Center of History and Culture
10300 Beckstead Ln, South Jordan

Art Gallery Exhibitions
October 1-31, 2021
W, Th, F, S,  11 am–6 pm
Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

MFA Art Exhibition: Reilly Jensen
October 3-21, 2022, M-S, 10am–8 pm
Alvin Gittins Gallery, UoU, Salt Lake

Dia de Muertos Photo Exhibit Free
October 17–Nov 3, 2022, M-Th, 9 am–5 pm
Utah Cultural Celebration Center, West Valley

Murray Juried Art Show
October 26–Nov 17, 2022, M-S, 9 am–8 pm
City Library, Murray

Art Classes

Utah Art Schools, Lessons

Learn to paint, draw, and sculpt. Enjoy a girls’ night out, or just a special occasion, office party, church group gathering, shower, birthday, school activity, fundraiser, or graduation party

Salt Lake City Area

UMFA in the Wild Art in the Park Free
Third Saturday for Families: Art
Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake

South Salt Lake Art Classes New 2022
Bad Dog Arts
Wednesdays, 6:30–8:30 pm
Historic Scott School, South Salt Lake

Craft Making Workshops
50 Artisan Workshops Yearly
Craft Lake City, Various Utah Locations

Michaels
Folk Art, Drawing, Painting, Arts & Crafts
Numerous Utah Locations

Daily Painting Events
Painting With A Twist, Murray

Daily Painting Events
Easily Art Studio
Jordan Landing, West Jordan

Learning To Paint Events
Daily Classes Ongoing
Painting With A Twist, South Jordan

Milk and Cookies Painting
107 East Benson Way E, Sandy

Color Me Mine
Ceramic Painting
51 W 10600 S, Sandy

Art Classes
Tooele City Arts Council
90 North Main Street, Tooele

Craft Workshops & Classes
Tooele City Arts Council
90 North Main Street, Tooele

Paint Night At The Westerner
Paint & Pints
Thursdays (every other) 6–8 pm
The Westerner, West Valley

Park City Area

Art Classes, Workshops & Camps
Sculpture, Pottery, Figure Drawing, Painting
Kimball Art Center
1251 Kearns Blvd, Park City

Provo Utah Valley Area

Paint The Night
Second Fridays Monthly
SCERA Center for the Arts, Orem

American Fork Art Classes 2022
TAF Arts Center, American Fork

Ogden North Salt Lake Area

Art Classes
Bountiful Davis Art Center

Eccles Art Center Arts & Craft Classes
Eccles Community Art Center, Ogden

  • Pottery Classes
  • Sculpting
  • Photography
  • Woodcarving
  • Graphic Art
  • Pottery Classes

Logan Cache Valley Area

Variety of Art Classes
Cache Valley Center for the Arts
43 S Main St, Logan, UT

*Working on this… 9/2/2022

Photography

Utah Photography Events

Photography Classes, Workshops, Organizations, Schools, Exhibits

Photography Exhibits

Lovely as a Tree Free
Photography Exhibit Featuring Trees
May 2–June 29, 2022, M-Th, 9 am–5 pm
Utah Cultural Celebration Ctr, West Valley

Clubs & Organizations

Wasatch Camera Club
Variety of Utah Locations

Temple Square & Downtown Salt Lake City, Utah

I begin my downtown Salt Lake City walk after parking at 4th South & Main. It’s a beautiful sunny January day!
Some interesting architecture to see along Main Street in Salt Lake City, Utah
LDS Church Office Building in Temple Square
Is that a halo?
LDS Temple is such a marvelous work of wonder
Angle Moroni blowing his horn!
Statue of Brigham Young
A beautiful pond in front of the Temple
Bare Tree January Beauty
LDS Conference Center, walking along North Temple now
Water fountain at LDS Conference Center
Walking through Temple Square
Mormon Tabernacle, where the Mormon Tabernacle Choir performs

Ogden Nature Center Free Saturday

The Ogden Nature Center will offer free admission and naturalist-guided activities on Saturdays throughout the summer. Free hands-on crafts, nature walks, and activities are provided.

Located in the heart of Ogden, you’ll find a 152-acre nature preserve and education center open to the public year-round. Visitors enjoy 1.5 miles of walking trails, picnic areas, tree houses, bird blinds, and an exhibit of live birds of prey. The preserve is a hot spot for birding. Two of Utah’s greenest buildings are on site to teach about sustainable structures. A unique gift shop is located in the Visitor Center.

The Ogden Nature Center offers a wide variety of classes & workshops for all ages, including art, photography, birding, wildlife in Utah, outdoor recreation, conservation, sustainability, summer camps, and more.

Ogden Nature Center
966 W 12th St, Ogden

Walking Paths Photo Journal

Utah’s Running, Hiking, Biking, Walking Trails

Jordan River Parkway Trail - 7800 S to 6500 S - West Jordan, Utah
Jordan River Parkway Trail – 7800 S to 6500 S – West Jordan, Utah
Jordan River Parkway Trail - 4800 S to 3900 S - Taylorsville, Utah
Jordan River Parkway Trail – 4800 S to 3900 S – Taylorsville, Utah
Jordan River Parkway Trail – 5400 S to 4800 S – Taylorsville, Utah, Photo Album
Jordan River Parkway Trail – 6500 S to 5400 S – Murray, Utah
Temple Square & Downtown Salt Lake City, Utah

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