- Seasonal Activities
Sandy operates over 32 parks within the 28 square miles of Sandy City, as well as having access to one regional park (Dimple Dell Regional Nature Park) and several Salt Lake County parks.
There are many options for exploring the outdoors in the summertime.
Sandy City is conveniently located near several lakes and reservoirs which offer great boating opportunities whether you like to ski, wakeboard, and jet ski, or whether you like to find a secluded beach or harbor and avoid the crowds.
Campgrounds in Little Cottonwood Canyon are located within the protected watershed.
- Canoeing & Kayaking
Want to go Kayaking or Canoeing? There are great options within minutes of Sandy, whether you are looking for whitewater or flatwater, seclusion or an urban adventure.
- City Parks
Find information about local city parks for Sandy City.
Discover opportunities for fishing in the area.
Geocaching is an activity enjoyed worldwide as a sort of high tech treasure hunt.
There are several golf courses in Sandy.
Explore the area by trail.
Utah has world-class hunting grounds throughout the state and Sandy is a great place to get started from.
- Mountain Biking
Sandy is the most centralized place to access the best mountain biking trails along the Wasatch Front.
- Outdoor Activities
The Garden is one of the first demonstration gardens along the Wasatch Front to emphasize low-water use plants and landscaping.
- Picnic Areas
All of the city parks in Sandy make great places to hold picnics.
- Rock Climbing
Sandy is the most centrally located city along the Wasatch Front to access some of the best rock climbing in the world.
- RV Parks
Browse the RV parks near Sandy.
- State Parks
When exploring State Parks, Sandy is a great place to be headquartered.
Check out local trails.
See the popular winter activities in the area.
- Cross Country Skiing
Many nordic tracks are maintained in the area for cross country skiing.
- Ice Climbing
In the winter, there are several great ice climbing areas near Sandy.
- Ski Resorts
Explore ski resorts near Sandy.
Sandy is located near several great snowmobiling trails.
The summer months may be a more popular time to get out and enjoy the trails near Sandy, but the winter months may be more beautiful and are definitely more peaceful and secluded.
- Winter Activities (Other)
Check out other winter activities such as ice skating, bobsledding, and ski jumping.
- Cross Country Skiing