Tooele County/Bonneville Salt Flats

Top things to do in the Tooele Area

Salt Flats

Tooele County, Utah is located just minutes from Salt Lake, along the south shores of the Great Salt Lake. From it's historic mining sites to modern-day military facilities, Tooele offers a variety of experiences unique to this area.

Deseret Peak Complex

Just 35 minutes west of Salt Lake City in the heart of Tooele County is the Deseret Peak Complex. This venue features a wide array of activities, and there is something to satisfy every sport enthusiast's hunger for excitement. The complex is nestled in the heart of the Tooele Valley and is full of family fun activities.

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Bonneville Salt Flats

Imagine a place so flat you seem to see the curvature of the planet, so barren not even the simplest life forms can exist. Imagine the passing thunder of strange vehicles hurtling by on a vast dazzling white plain. This is not an alien world far from earth; it is Utah's famous Bonneville Salt Flats.

The Bonneville Salt Flats is one of the most unique natural features in Utah. Stretching over 30,000 acres, the Bonneville Salt Flats is a fragile resource administered by the Bureau of Land Management. It is located along I-80 near the Utah-Nevada border. Wendover is the closest city.

Related Articles Thousands of visitors, commercial filmmakers, and of course, high speed auto racers, make the Bonneville Salt Flats a world famous destination. We hope you enjoy your visit to this natural wonder on Utah's public land.

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