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Antelope Island State Park

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4528 W 1700 S, Syracuse, UT 84075-6861
+1 801-773-2941
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Antelope Island Small Group Tour from Salt Lake City
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A beautiful park located on the largest of the Great Salt Lakes islands; features lots of white-sand beaches, hiking and biking trails in addition to a variety of flora and fauna, including deer, bob cats, and of course, antelopes.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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4528 W 1700 S, Syracuse, UT 84075-6861
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+1 801-773-2941
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Antelope Island provides a nice drive with a chance to see buffalo and various wildlife. It's also a different perspective on Davis County and the Wasatch Front.

Thank Staci K
Reviewed 5 days ago

I found it enjoyable to visit antelope island, which is only about an hour's drive from Salt Lake City. The drive across the causeway is stunning and a great introduction. YOu'll see water and mountains in the background, with varying views throughout the day as...More

Thank Cheston R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have been staying in Park City, a place that’s a bit “yuppie” for the two of us, and failing to find the joy we found in Yellowstone Park. We began scanning TripAdvisor for ideas and found this amazing park. Yes, there’s a $10 admission...More

Thank WanderingGrammy
Reviewed 1 week ago

While visiting Salt Lake City we found this place about 40 miles from Temple Square. Well worth the drive. A causeway leads you to the island, Plenty of shore birds to see so bring your binoculars. We stayed at Bridger Bay overlooking the Great Salt...More

Thank AlgisJ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great day out. $10 entry. We entered just before 5pm. Didn't see many animals. Views were great though.

Thank Tweetcoz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The views were worth the 45 min detour from our road trip. Gives you a feel for what you fly over as you approach the SLC airport.

Thank Frances S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been there multiple times, always taking grandchildren. They love the visitors center AND the gift shop, then they loved the bison, the antelope, and mule deer. After that, they loved the ranch house and being able to lasso a "cow." Finally, they loved going...More

Thank HardtoDissatisfy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I know.. Its weird to say a big lake of salt water, full of bacteria and brine shrimp is a bucket list destination. We paid the small fee to go out to Antelope Island. I was hoping to catch the small cafe to have a...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of opportunities for pictures! We saw a ton of bison, pronghorn antelope, etc. I recommend driving to the ranger station first. They had a ton of information and recommendations on what to do on the island. I also recommend going to the old homestead....More

Thank 499theresas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This state park encompasses 42 square miles of pristine land in the middle of the Great Salt Lake. The park entrance crosses through the lake, north of Salt Lake City via the 7-mile long Davis County Causeway. You enter Antelope Island at the west end...More

Thank FancyFree55
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jfales
19 August 2017|
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Response from mrjorgensen109 | Reviewed this property |
The majority of birds were by the lake. There were a lot of them in the shallow water. I would suggest early morning or evening.
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Edgar T
23 June 2017|
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Response from Bill_K_Utah | Reviewed this property |
They have not been especially bothersome for me, and I am one of those people who attracts insects of all kinds. I recommend visiting on a breezy day--on those days, bugs will be at a minimum.
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jtj483
20 April 2017|
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Response from Bill_K_Utah | Reviewed this property |
If by "around" you mean to circumnavigate the island, no. There basically three paved roads: the one into the park from the mainland, which continues to a viewpoint and campground, a side road to the visitor center, and a... More
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