Sandy, UT, has a lot to offer to vacationers. Being situated adjacent to the Wasatch Range and just 25 minutes south of Salt Lake City gives this suburb the best of both worlds — whether it’s hitting the town or taking off in the great outdoors. It’s also very close to the Snowbird location of Lofty Peaks Adventures LLC. If you’re staying in Sandy and are looking for a great winter activity, join a snowmobile tour with the only company on the Salt Lake City side of the Wasatch Range. Contact us for more details on snowmobiling in Snowbird or to learn about the tours and rentals we offer in our other locations.
Visiting Sandy, Utah
Touted as being the “ultimate base camp” for both visitors and residents, Sandy offers a variety of amenities and activities that are great for all seasons. With nearly 180 restaurants, eight world-class ski resorts, 21 museums, and dozens of shops, there’s plenty to keep you busy during your visit. Here are some of the main attractions in the area:
- Visiting Sandy with the entire family? Take the kids to the Living Planet Aquarium, and enjoy seeing marine animals in interactive kid-friendly exhibits.
- Want to learn how Sandy got its namesake? Stop in the Sandy Museum to find out about the history behind the town’s name and its development from a small farming village into a bustling mining town.
- Located at the base of the beautiful Wasatch Mountains, Sandy is in a prime area for some of the best skiing in Utah. There are eight ski resorts within 45 miles of Sandy, including the famous Snowbird Ski Resort.
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Plan an ATV or Snowmobile Trip in Sandy, UT
If you’re not knee-deep in fresh powder on the slopes of Snowbird or Alta Ski Resorts, a snowmobile tour may be more to your liking. Lofty Peaks provides guided tours from our location in Snowbird, which is a little less than 30 minutes from Sandy, UT. Our expert guides will take you from the summit of Hidden Peak and down the mountain on the vast 50,000 acres of beautiful riding trails. Beautiful scenery and steep elevation make for superb snowmobiling!
If you want options, Lofty Peaks is the place to come for snowmobile tours in Sandy, UT. We offer quick, “get-your-feet-wet” one-hour tours to extensive six-hour tours for the more adventurous riders. You can opt for a tour with or without sack lunches, and we have even partnered with nearby attractions for complete winter vacation packages.
Snowmobile & ATV Rental Options
Want to venture out on your own? Lofty Peaks also rents snowmobiles in Park City. If you’re looking to trek across miles of groomed trails for some fun “playtime” for the whole group, visit us at our location in Park City. We rent the latest models and keep our stock in mint condition for western mountain snow conditions. Or, perhaps you plan to visit in the summer and want to get out and enjoy the fresh air. Lofty Peaks offers ATVs from our locations in Park City and Midway. Experience the spectacular views of Wasatch Mountain State Park — Utah’s largest state park — on an expertly guided ATV tour, or plan your own adventure with a self-guided rental.
When you want an exciting Utah vacation, make Sandy your next destination, and don’t forget Lofty Peaks for some exciting snowmobiling in the winter or a memorable ATV adventure in the summer. We proudly serve the Salt Lake City, and Heber City areas. To learn more about our rentals and tours or to make a reservation, contact us today. We also offer boat rentals through Jordanelle Rentals.