Panoramw of the Wasatch Mountains from Summit County


What is it about the Wasatch Mountains? Located adjacent to a fast-growing, urban population of outdoor enthusiasts, just 30 minutes from Salt Lake International Airport and adjacent to the I-15 corridor—the Wasatch Mountains are a critical outdoor lifestyle amenity for tens of thousands of locals and visitors. Wasatch Rider loves to share stories and tips to enhance the mountain lifestyle experience.

Within an hour from its epicenter, the Wasatch Mountains include:

  • ten world class ski resorts;
  • hundreds of miles of single track trails;
  • hundreds of great restaurants, bars and entertainment opportunities;
  • an IMBA Gold Ride Center in Park City;
  • world class public transportation;
  • dozens of bike and ski shops; and
  • a wide variety of lodging options.

A place with so much going for it deserves a dedicated voice. Wasatch Rider’s mission is to become the premier source of curated content and planning tools designed to enhance the mountain sports lifestyle in northern Utah. Check out our trail reviews, get ideas for dining and adult beverages, and check out our calendar of events and peruse our other great content.

Are you an outdoor enthusiast who shares a love of the Wasatch Mountains? Can you write and take good photos or video? Contact us and become a contributor.

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