Wasatch Mountain State Park

Park Events

2023 WINTER ACTIVITIES

January 1st, 9:00 am. Start the new year with a hike in fresh mountain air. The First Day hike will begin at 9:00 am at Huber Grove. Bring your own snowshoes and be prepared to hike 2-4 miles.

January 5th, 8 am- 5 pm. Birders, come join the 123rd Christmas Bird Count. Please email Kathydonnell@utah.gov if you are interested in participating. For more information or to find other counts visit https://www.audubon.org/conservation/join-christmas-bird-count.

January 6th, 6:30 pm. Join the Friends of Wasatch Mountain State Park for a Moonlight Snowshoe Hike fundraiser. Register at www.friendsofwasatchmountainstatepark.org. Pre-registration and payment of $7.00 per person and $6.00 for snowshoe rentals required. Kids 8 or older are welcome when accompanied by an adult. No pets allowed.

January 8th, 1:30-3:30pm. Track Me if you Can, Winter animal tracking. Learn how animals adapt to survive in winter environments and how to identify animal tracks while snowshoeing through the park. Please RSVP to kathydonnell@utah.gov

January 14th, 10 am-2 pm. Winter Festival 2023 is back! Wasatch Mountain State Park is a winter wonderland! Reserve a spot for you and your family to try out our winter equipment. Please email kathydonnell@utah.gov for more info and to reserve equipment. $5 per person, $20 per group up to 5 people and $2 per person after 5 people.

January 28th. Bigfoot Snowshoe Race. For information and registration go to https://runningfitevents.redpodium.com/2023-bigfoot-snowshoe-race

February 3rd, 6:30 pm. Join Friends of Wasatch Mountain State Park for a Moonlight Snowshoe Hike fundraiser.  Please pre-register by calling 435-654-1791 and pay the fee of $7.00 per person and $6.00 for snowshoe rentals OR PAY VIA PAYPAL TO: fowtreasurer2014@gmail.com (for PAYPAL** please use the Family and Friends option so 100% goes to FOW). Kids 8 or older are welcome when accompanied by an adult. No pets allowed.

February 11th, 10 am-1 pm. Tree Snowshoe hike with Tree Utah!  Learn how to identify trees in the winter while snowshoeing through the park. Pre-register at Treeutah.org

February 25th, 10 am – 1 pm. Track Me if you Can, winter animal tracking. Learn how animals adapt to survive in winter environments and how to identify animal tracks while snowshoeing through the park. Please RSVP to kathydonnell@utah.gov

March 25th, 7 pm- 10 pm. Celebrate Dark Skies in the park! Bring the whole family to enjoy stargazing and learning about dark skies with hands-on activities and starry treats. Pre-register by calling 453-654-1791. $5 per person, $20 per group up to 5 people, and $2 per person after 5 people.


SOLDIER HOLLOW GOLD CUP MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE

Join us at Soldier Hollow for a fun filled day of Mountain Bike racing for the all NEW Gold Cup Mountain Bike Race.  Routes include a 6.1 mile loop and an 8.1 mile loop. Mark your calendars for August 13, 2022. Please see the schedule below for all categories available. The Soldier Hollow Gold Cup is a USA Cycling sanctioned race on the American Mountain Bike Calendar (AMBC).

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UTAH HIGH SCHOOL MOUNTAIN BIKE – REGION 4 – AUGUST 20, 2022

Soldier Hollow welcomes the Utah High School Cycling League’s North Region race at Soldier Hollow on August 20. UHSCL is an affiliate league of NCA, with races for all abilities from 7th grade to Varsity for boys and girls.

For all information about this event, please visit WWW.UTAHMTB.ORG.


THE WASATCH ALL-ROAD BICYCLE RACE – AUGUST 27, 2022

Experience Utah’s toughest gravel race.  Not for the faint of legs, this course features gravel’s hardest climb:  the Wasatch Wall.  To ease your pain, we have 3 routes, great food, libations, and a $10,000 prize purse split evenly between the male and female open categories.  You might even spot a Yeti.  Come ride with us!

For more information click here:  HTTPS://WWW.THEWASATCHALLROAD.COM/