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Sandy Travel Tips

Traveling to Sandy Vacation Rentals

Sandy is a suburb of Salt Lake City and a popular vacation destination. The Salt Lake City International Airport is the main access point to Sandy. It is within easy driving distance and can be reached by taxi or by using the local public transport system. The airport is a modern and efficient complex that hosts most major North American airlines as well as a handful of international airlines. There are frequently scheduled commercial flights from major cities in the United States such as Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas and Atlanta. Several Canadian airlines also have regular flights into Salt Lake City. There is a good road network in the city, although traffic frequently gets congested. An efficient metro transit system provides a convenient alternative to getting around Salt Lake City and Sandy City.

Winter Recreation at Sandy Ski Lodging

Salt Lake City is a well-known ski destination and as a suburb of the larger city, Sandy is no exception. The Alta Ski Resort is open from November through April each year. The mountain area experiences an average of 500 inches of snow each year, resulting in ideal skiing conditions. There are more than 116 ski runs catering to all skiing abilities. Forty percent of the slopes cater to intermediate skiers and 35 percent to advanced skiers. The remaining 25 percent of the ski runs are suitable for beginners. The resort caters primarily to downhill skiing and does not really accommodate snowboarding.

There are 12 ski lifts in total, providing easy access to the mountain. In total, there are more than 2,200 acres of skiing terrain for visitors, including cross country and Nordic skiing trails. A resident ski school can help you hone your skills so you can get to enjoy some of the more advanced slopes. The Snowbird Ski Resort is also nearby, offering 85 ski runs open for both snowboarders and skiers. Most of the trails are for more advanced level skiers but there are still numerous trails that beginner and intermediate skiers can enjoy. The Utah Olympic Oval has an Olympic-size ice skating arena that is open throughout the year.

Summer Activities and Attractions near Sandy Condos

The Raging Waters water park is the ideal place to take the kids for a day of fun. There are numerous slides, tube rides, wave pools and fountains where kids of all ages can be entertained. The Boondocks is a fun entertainment center, ideal for kids' parties. There are many other interesting museums and historical sites in and around Salt Lake City that are well worth visiting. The Timpagnos Cave, the Temple Square and the Bingham Mine are all places that are worth visiting. There are many hiking and mountain biking trails in the area and information can be obtained from the local information center. Salt Lake City has great entertainment and shopping with loads of fashionable stores and malls to choose from

Seasons to Visit Utah Vacation Rentals in Sandy

Because of the many ski resorts in the region and the consistently good snowfalls, the most popular time of year to visit Sandy is during the winter. Most of the ski resorts open from November and remain operational until the end of April. The peak travel season for skiing is during the months of December, January and February. During this time, the resorts can get crowded. In the summer months, the region can get very hot but it is still a popular mountain biking destination. Many families spend their summer vacations at mountain resorts where they can be close to the trails.

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