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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must visit for anyone in the area. Short drive from Salt Lake City with the most amazing views. There was buffalo roaming everywhere. Just loved the entire visit. Don’t miss out.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kdj101
Reviewed November 7, 2018

a 10 mile or so drive from the slc airport and yo can be walking on the salt flats. simple, but interesting info about the lake plus clean bathrooms and souvenirs to buy!!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 2muchbaggage
Reviewed November 2, 2018

Not having a car, I took an UBER to the Marina Section of Great Salt Lake. It was a beautiful place with great views of the Lake. On a short walk, I got stuck in the mud!!! Luckily, I was able to get out with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Adriana425
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

Visited in the afternoon so our two boys could take a dip on the Great Salt Lake. $3 to enter - well worth it. There is plenty of parking and a path takes you down to the shoreline. It smells a little but not too...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Helena L
Reviewed October 22, 2018

I went to the small Visitors Center located at the State Park and was able to speak with the ranger there who was a font of knowledge regarding the salt at the Lake and Bonneville Salt Flats. The Lake itself is huge and is used...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 949sharonl
Reviewed October 16, 2018

The Great Salt Lake is a MUST SEE....something we always heard about in school. However, the State Park leaves much to be desired.......being senior citizens on 'Senior Day' our admission was $1.00 for the car. The "visitor center" is small but does have some nice...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gold-vintner
Reviewed October 6, 2018

While we were heading to the Great Salt Lake State Park, we saw a lot of lakes with salt. We had to pay 5$ to get in. The great Salt Lake is the biggest remnant of salt in the world. Three rivers flow into the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Robby G C
Reviewed September 30, 2018

We were staying in Salt Lake City and took a drive to Antelope Island. It’s a scenic drive of Salt Lake and we were able to tune to the suggested radio station and learn while we drove. We saw lots of bison.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bettypP8797JU
Reviewed September 24, 2018

Had to do it because when we were growing up it's the only thing we ever learned about Utah, - THE GREAT SALT LAKE... There is a small marina, the visitor center is a small double wide (we did not go into it). There is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank travelingenigma
Reviewed September 23, 2018

The visitor center there has a film about the history of the Great Salt Lake and its resorts, as well as the Kennecott Utah Copper mine. Being that the mine's visitor outlook at the pit is still not open after the landslide a few years...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David B
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Hope6482
May 30, 2016|
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Response from Matt G | Reviewed this property |
I'm not really sure what wildlife there is to see here. The park itself is pretty small, and other than some birds, I didn't see much of anything other than the lake while there.
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huiling s
February 3, 2015|
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Response from sitruce | Reviewed this property |
Hi, huiling s. I went to Antelope Island last July. I doubt that you can get to Antelope Island by public transportation. It is about one hour and forty minutes' drive north of Salt Lake City. You have to get out to Antelope... More
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