Antelope Island State Park

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Antelope Island State Park


Location:In Great Salt Lake, accessible by causeway.
Facilities:26 campsites (2 @di), showers, modern restrooms (é), picnic areas, group pavilion, trails, swimming beach, horse rentals, food concession, gift shop, visitor center.
Activities:Camping, boating, swimming, hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, wildlife observation, snowshoeing.
Special Features:Antelope Island is the largest island in the Great Salt Lake and the largest state park in Utah. It is the undisturbed home of bison, antelope, mule deer, coyotes, bobcats, upland game birds, and waterfowl.
Address:4528 West 1700 South
Syracuse, UT 84075

Phone:801-652-2043
Web: www.stateparks.utah.gov/park/index.php?id=AISP
Size: 28,022 acres. Elevation: 4,200 feet.

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