Antelope Island State Park

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  • Address: Antelope Island State Park, 4528 West 1700 South Syracuse, UT 84075, Salt Lake City, United States
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Phone: +1-8017259263
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, Island, Park, View Point, Family And Kids, Nature, Bird Watching

Rich in scenic beauty and natural features, Antelope Island is the perfect place to view the Great Salt Lake and get a taste of the vast open spaces found in the Great Basin. The serene white sands are perfect for sunbathing and basking in the beauty of the surroundings. There are activities like kayaking, sailing and glorious scenes like unforgettable sunrises and sunsets. Deer, bobcats, coyotes, many varieties of birds and waterfowl call the island home. But most famous are Antelope Island's American Bison, introduced to the island in 1893 and now numbering some 600 animals. A great escape from the worries of the Salt Lake City, the Antelope Island State Park makes for a perfect getaway.

Antelope Island State Park Travel Tips

  • Visitors can reach the park by boat or via automobile over a causeway that extends west from the Layton area.

Entrance Ticket Details For Antelope Island State Park

  • Use per vehicle -$10 Day
  • Use for Utah senior residents- $5 Day
  • Cyclists and Pedestrians- $3
  • Camping Fees: $15 initial night; proceeding nights for single $12
  • Initial night- $30; proceeding nights for group- $24
  • Annual Day-Use Pass (causeway pass is separate)- $75
  • Senior Adventure (annual) Pass- $35  

Antelope Island State Park Hours

  • July - Mid-September - 7:00 am to 10:00 pm
  • Mid-September - October 1 - 7:00 am to 8:00 pm
  • October 2 - Mid-November - 7:00 am to 7:00 pm
  • Mid-November - February - 7:00 am to 5:30 pm
  • March 1 - May 1 - 7:00 am to 8:00 pm
  • May 2 - June - 7:00 am to 9:00 pm

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  • Antelope Island State Park Address: Antelope Island State Park, 4528 West 1700 South Syracuse, UT 84075, Salt Lake City, United States
  • Antelope Island State Park Contact Number: +1-8017259263
  • Antelope Island State Park Timing: 24-hrs
  • Best time to visit Antelope Island State Park(preferred time): 10:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Antelope Island State Park: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 22.16% of people who visit Salt Lake City include Antelope Island State Park in their plan

  • 44.44% of people start their Antelope Island State Park visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Antelope Island State Park

Monday, Friday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Antelope Island State Park

People normally club together Treehouse Museum and Hyatt Place Salt Lake City Downtown The Gateway while planning their visit to Antelope Island State Park.

People also prefer to end their day with Antelope Island State Park.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Antelope Island State Park Reviews & Ratings

  • Oh my heck! It turned into a windstorm... two tents ended up on the other side of the island! I never laughed so hard. Gotta love the unexpected.

  • I live in Utah Davis county, but it's been quite a few years since I've been here. I really enjoy the nature and wildlife.

  • Great recreation place to go with your family. Kids will love it. Don't forget to check out white Rock island it's on the south side of the island. But to many spiders to actually get on it. Creepy. Unless they died during that bad fire a couple of years ago. 🌞 my son and I had fun playing in the clear water out there by the island ❤

  • Beautiful views was hoping to see more buffalo's or animals the views made up for it

  • It was awesome we had a great time with our antique trucks what a great place for a visit!!

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Antelope island state park
  • What is Antelope Island like at the end of March? Are the little gnats out then?

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    • The weather conditions at Antelope Island State Park are mostly clear in March with the temperature ranging between 33 degrees Fahrenheit and 50 degrees Fahrenheit. Not much is known about when the gnats will be out. You may call on 801-725-9263 and inquire about it before visiting.  

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