A Cozy Mountain Getaway

Heber City & Midway, UT

Enjoy an Incredible Lakeside Getaway!

5,604 Feet
Nestled between the Wasatch and Uinta Mountain Ranges. This mid-sized city is the ideal stay for traveling skiers and mountaineers looking to explore the staggering ranges. Heber is beautiful, offers great eats, and adventure.


The Heber Valley was originally discovered by Native Americans, who used it as a summer hunting ground. In 1859, a group of Mormon pioneers arrived from Great Britain.​ The Mormons settled just one mile north of the city’s present location and named it “London.” As the city grew in population, the town was renamed in honor of the group’s beloved leader, Heber C. Kimball.

Things To Do

Heber City is a nature lover’s wonderland in any season. With three reservoirs, four ski resorts, and three national forests and state parks, visitors to Heber City can truly do it all. Skiing, snowmobiling, mountain biking, camping, horseback riding, hot air ballooning, golfing, boating, and even scuba diving are all popular activities for tourists.

Downtown Heber offers a variety of museums, art galleries, and festivals for visitors to explore. History buffs will also love checking out the historic railroad.
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Planning your trip Garden City

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Heber City shelters many of the skiers and hikers that visit to explore the neighboring mountains. Therefore, the town boasts a wide selection of hotels, motels, and bed and breakfasts available for visitors to choose from. If you decide to visit during the warmer months, there are several scenic campgrounds and RV parks available as well.


Heber City has plenty of fine dining, cafes, casual restaurants, bars, and fast food options throughout its borders. Whether you’re looking for familiar chain restaurants or unique local establishments, the Heber City culinary scene has it all.


Considering it has a thriving tourist industry, it should come as no surprise that Heber City has a variety of local galleries and souvenir shops that are ideal for bringing a piece of the town home. Whether you’re looking for a postcard, t-shirt, or some equipment you forgot at home, you will be able to find it in downtown Heber City.


Heber City’s nearest airport is in Salt Lake City, which is 45 miles north of town. While airport shuttles are available, out-of-towners are encouraged to rent a car. With so much to explore, a car provides you with the necessary flexibility to maximize your stay.


Heber City has four distinct seasons ranging from hot summers to freezing, snowy winters. On average, visitors can expect temperatures to range between the low 20s during the winter months and the high 80s in the summertime. Therefore, the best time to visit Heber City depends entirely on your personal preference and travel plans.


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