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Cool, but a bit third world

This area looks a bit abandoned. Park next to a chain link fence surrounding what looks like the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Oakland, California
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The great look at 1900's

I was always wondering what the story of the Great Saltair was until we took our daughter-in-law... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2017
Park City, Utah
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3 days ago
“Cool, but a bit third world”
16 Sep 2018
“Long walk to the lake”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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12408 West Saltair Drive, Magna, UT
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This area looks a bit abandoned. Park next to a chain link fence surrounding what looks like the ruins of a concert venue. It's about a half mile hike from the fence line to the water line on the lake. But, this is an interesting...More

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Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

If your goal is to go to the lake you're better off to drive around and go to the marina. It's a long stinky walk to the lake from Saltair.

Thank CarolccCNA
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We came here for work! Really nice venue we just had to fight off the little nats that were everywhere!

Thank Victor B
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

Took my daughter out by old Saltair to take some pictures of the sunset with her new digital camera. Very disappointed because there isn't anywhere to really go. There used to be beaches all around you could walk around, some brave ones actually used to...More

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Reviewed October 2, 2017

I was always wondering what the story of the Great Saltair was until we took our daughter-in-law there. The person that welcomed you had told much of the history of the building through its long existence. The great gathering place in the early 1900's. The...More

Thank susanbrekke
Reviewed March 20, 2017

We were staying in Salt Lake and wanted to see the Great Salt Lake. It was getting later so this was the closest reasonable place. Easy to access Historical spot but all locked down. Still lots of cars with folks hiking out to watch the...More

Thank vintagetrailer
Reviewed September 6, 2016

The building itself has some very interesting history and is unusual. There is really only a small gift shop and some restrooms inside right now but it is a fantastic place to watch the sunset over the Great Salt Lake. Very quiet, the backyard is...More

Thank BaldnRed
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

We drove here from our hotel around sun set time. The gift shop was closed but we were able to stand on the look out tower and drive into the State Park. The sun was starting to set giving the sky shades of pink and...More

Thank treeNken
Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

We stopped, frankly, for a restroom after going to the State Park / Marina. There is a small gift shop with the history of the building. The employee was super friendly and was eager to share the history of the Saltair. It indeed is interesting,...More

Thank 150hotelnightsayear
Reviewed June 23, 2016

I wanted to see the lake from somewhere besides an airplane and had a short time to do it. So, I rented a car and drove out to Saltair and the state park (about 20 min. from the airport). I had read about the heydays...More

1  Thank Deb022
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