While the snows haven't been falling hard and heavy this winter - yet! - the Wasatch front aside Salt Lake City is an amazing place to play outside. Now is the season when those hiking trails earn a coat of winter white and beckon the summer hiker to don their snowshoes and step out into the snow. Not to mention the winter inversions that occur here—be sure to see Kyle Jenkins’ Survival Kit —that provide a little extra motivation to get out into the powder.
As ever, finding a winter trail to call your own is easy in SLC. Take these five recommendations and strap on your snowshoes!