Enjoy a scenic drive to West Jordan in your RV rental from RVShare! Named after Jordan River located near the city, West Jordan is a rapidly growing suburb of Salt Lake City which is about 14 miles away. The city is right in the heart of the Salt Lake Valley making it an ideal home base if you want to explore the area. Owing to its proximity to Salt Lake city, Jordan has become a favorite alternative residential area for people who work in Salt Lake City. In fact, extensive construction of commercial establishments can be seen throughout the city, an evidence of its rapid growth. It is also the home of the first Sears Grand, the largest store of the Sears chain of stores. The city has still retained its old world charm, which makes it very endearing. Don't hesitate to check it out in an RV rental West Jordan Utah!
Why not visit the city of West Jordan and find out why it is one city that is fast developing into a major city in Utah. You must not skip this city if you are planning a trip to Utah so we are sharing with you our own personal favorites in West Jordan. We shall see you there soon in an RV rental West Jordan UT!
Popular Tourist Attractions
Alta Ski Area
Enjoy skiing at the Alta Ski Area, which is just 27 miles from West Jordan. It is one place you must not miss if you want to try out skiing. Do you want to ski like a pro? You can take some lessons in it ski school which offers lessons for both kids and adults. They also have programs and camps to enhance your skills. You can also ski with a ranger down a groomed run at the Alta Ski Area. If you are not into skiing, the Alta Ski Area is a great place to enjoy the snow and the scenic views of the mountains.
Surrounding the Gardner Mill, which is its focal point, the Gardner Village is where you can relax, dine and enjoy shopping. If you are interested to find out more about Gardner Mill which was built in 1877 and discover more of West Jordan, this is the place to go to. Aside from the Gardner Mill, it also has more than 22 local boutiques and numerous dining options. If you have little kids with you, they will a fun time at The Farm at Garden Village where they can get up close and personal with some farm animals. They also have scheduled events and workshops which you can join. The Gardner Village exemplifies what West Jordan is all about, a city that has perfectly blended the modern and the old.
The Loveland Living Planet Aquarium
A fun place to visit just a few minutes away from West Jordan, the Loveland Living Planet Aquarium is one of the most visited attractions in Utah. It has four main exhibits featuring 2,484 animals and 451 species. You can also watch 4D movies at its theater. Why not go through its 40 ft. Shark Tunnel where you can watch sharks, sting rays and turtles swimming. Don’t worry; the shark tunnel is made of 3.5 inch thick acrylic. Do check out their gift shop where you can buy unique gift items and souvenirs.
Campgrounds and State/National Parks
Pony Express RV Resort
Approximately 17 miles from the city of West Jordan, the Pony Express RV Resort is a well-managed gated RV Park with clean facilities. The RV Park is very accessible from the Freeways and a great home base so you can explore West Jordan, Salt Lake City and the surrounding areas. It has 185 RV sites, 125 of which are full hookups with room for slideouts. It can also accommodate big rigs. This pet friendly RV Park amenities and services include a heated pool, playground, laundry facilities, free basic wi-fi and cable, convenience store, game room, and clubhouse for your camper rental West Jordan. Pony Express RV Resort is open all year round.
Mountain Shadows RV Park
The Mountain Shadows RV Park is just an easy drive from West Jordan. It is located in the city of Draper about 17 miles from West Jordan. You can explore the cities of Draper, West Jordan, Salt Lake City and its surrounding areas the whole day and be back before the sun sets. The RV Park is very well-kept and has 65 available full hookup shaded RV sites with room for slideouts. Amenities and services include wi-fi internet access, convenience store, Laundromat, book and movie shared library, a swimming pool, indoor game rooms, playground, picnic areas, restrooms and showers, basketball/volleyball court, and a dog walk for your motorhome rental West Jordan Utah. You can enjoy Mountain Shadows RV Park at any time of the year.
Salt Lake City KOA
One of the nearest RV Parks to West Jordan is the Salt Lake City Koa, located in Salt Lake City and about 12 miles from West Jordan. It is your best option if you want to check out West Jordan and the numerous attractions in Salt Lake City. It is adjacent to a state park where you can enjoy miles of riverside trails. The campground has a total of 180 full hookup shaded RV sites with room for slideouts and a patio. Amenities and services include a restaurant, camp store, heated pool and spa, playground, recreational hall, laundry facilities, internet access, major cable services, and well-maintained restrooms and showers. Have a great time in Salt Lake City KOA, always ready to serve you all year round.
There are two events you must watch out for in West Jordan, which is held just a few days apart so you can enjoy both action-packed events. The Western Stampede Demolition Derby is held before the Western Stampede. It is the event you must not miss if you love the sound of cars crashing into each other, mud flying, fenders bending and lots of groaning and screaming. Aside from enjoying this heart-thumping event, the Studebaker Club will also have cars on display.
A West Jordan tradition since 1954,the Annual Western Stampede is a fun event held during the week of the fourth of July. The highlights of the event are the Mutton Bustin' Challenge and the PRCA Rodeo which are held for three days. It also features a parade, free movies, entertainment, and a fireworks display at the end of the event. Both of these events are open to the public and you can purchase your tickets online.
An outdoor lover’s paradise, the city of Jordan is one place you must include in your list of places to visit if you intend to travel to the State of Utah soon. You get to enjoy the mountains, fun events, and visit numerous attractions right in the heart of the city or just a few minutes away. Why not book that RV now and take a trip to West Jordan!
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