Salt Lake City

Public Lands Department

East Bench Preserve

The East Bench Preserve provides hiking trails and scenic views of the Salt Lake Valley. Comprised of over 42 acres of land, the East Bench Preserve includes the largest section of open space land below the trail protected in the county. The city coordinated with Utah Open Lands, the Salt Lake City Open Space Fund, the LeRay McAllister Critical Lands Conservation Fund, the Highland High Foundation, and the East Bench Community Council to preserve the 12.8 acres. Salt Lake County holds the conservation easement on the H-Rock property.


  • Natural Area