Salt Lake City
About Salt Lake City
The Tour will return to Salt Lake City for an exciting circuit race for Stage 4. Combining the amenities of a major metropolitan area with the friendliness of a quaint, mountain town, Salt Lake City is a great place to live, work and play. A beautiful, safe and vibrant destination, Salt Lake combines unparalleled access to natural recreation, a bustling economy, dynamic nightlife, remarkable history, warm hospitality and Utah’s Greatest Snow on Earth™.
Salt Lake City has a rich and celebrated history that began in the mid-1800s with the settlement of the Latter-day Saint pioneers. It lies in a mountain valley with the Wasatch Mountains to the east and north and the Oquirrh Mountains bordering to the west. It was named after the salty inland lake that dominated the desert in the west. From festivals to farmer’s markets, there’s always something to do downtown. Traditional holidays and special events highlight the many groups which, together make this community so unique. The state capital of Utah is the welcoming gateway to world-renowned ski resorts, national parks and a modern downtown. With so much to offer including museums, performing arts venues, professional sports teams and an abundance of recreational activities, Salt Lake is a premiere destination city!