Local Guide

Utah is a state in the western United States. It became the 45th state admitted to the U.S. on January 4, 1896. Utah is the 13th-largest by area, 31st-most-populous, and 10th-least-densely populated of the 50 United States. Utah has a population of more than 3 million (Census estimate for July 1, 2016), approximately 80% of whom live along the Wasatch Front, centering on the state capital Salt Lake City.[8] Utah is bordered by Colorado to the east, Wyoming to the northeast, Idaho to the north, Arizona to the south, and Nevada to the west. It also touches a corner of New Mexico in the southeast.

LOCAL GUIDE

Welcome to Lehi Utah. Below is a list of additional information on the sights and fun that the area has to offer.

Ski Resorts – Utah ski and snowboard resorts make the ultimate winter vacation destinations. The Salt Lake City resorts are all located in beautiful, steep canyons with spectacular views of the Salt Lake Valley, each just minutes from downtown Salt Lake City. With many lodging options available, stay in the city and drive to a different resort each day. Or never leave the mountain, with ski in/ski out options available at most of the area resorts. Several resorts also offer trip packages bundling lift passes with lodging. Our resorts average 500 inches annually of the driest, lightest powder on the planet, perfectly located to take full advantage of the additional snowfall generated from Utah’s weather phenomenon, known as the „lake effect”. There are many resort options, Alta, Solitude, and Park City to name a few.

Lehi Roller Mills – Lehi Roller Mills definitely has a presence. This original mill which is still in use today. These mills are also the original place where the movie Footloose starring Kevin Bacon was filmed. Today you can be greeted by a friendly staff where you can buy muffin, corn bread and brownie mixes- making gifting incredibly easy. Definitely a fun place to stop… conveniently located near the highway just off I-15.

Sundance Resort – Sundance Mountain Resort is a ski resort located just 40 min from Thanksgiving point. It spans over 5,000 acres on the slopes of Mount Timpanogos in Utah’s Wasatch Range. Owned by actor Robert Redford he established this year-round resort offering a wide variety of activities, skiing, events, and dining. For further information you can check their website: www.sundanceresort.com

Outlets at Traverse Mountain – The Traverse Mountain Outlets are located in Lehi Utah just off of I-15, exit 284. The center host outlet favorites: Banana Republic, Coach, Ralph Lauren, American Eagle, H&M, Tommy Hilfiger, Nike and MORE. Dining options include, Bona Vita Italian Bistro, Johnny Rockets, Rocky Mountain Chocolate factory, and Zogo Natural Yogurt. There are many more brands to choose from so just come and take a look.

VENUE

Thanksgiving Point – Thanksgiving Point is a 501 nonprofit farm, garden, and museum complex in Lehi, Utah. Its venues include the Museum of Ancient Life, Farm Country, the Museum of Natural Curiosity, and Ashton Gardens. it is Also home to the Utah Dancesport Challenge. For more information on events they will be holding that weekend please view their website: www.thanksgivingpoint.org