Guide to Federal Heights

Things to Do in Federal Heights

View Map

Adjoining the University of Utah and the Wasatch Mountain Range, affluent Federal Heights includes many classic homes that are historical in nature, having been built in the 1900s. Originally planned as officer’s quarters for Fort Douglas, this walkable neighborhood adjoins the Red Butte Canyon Research Natural Area and the Tomahawk Natural Area. City Creek and the City Creek Natural Area are also located here. Beautiful scenery and plenty of open space are basic facts of life in this community.

With plenty of hiking trails and nature at hand, Federal Heights is nonetheless less than a 10-minutes drive from downtown Salt Lake City. The City Creek Shopping Center is located near by.

[Photo courtesy of University of Utah]

Find Hotels in Salt Lake City

Book online and save up to 70%

Restaurant Reservations

Popular Things to Do in Federal Heights



244 S 1300 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84102

Greek. Aristo's of Salt Lake City is located just a block from the campus of the University of Utah, and is thus a predictably popular restaurant with the student body. However, Aristo's receives high marks from the Salt Lake City dining community at larg


Kingsbury Hall

1395 E Presidents Cir, Salt Lake City, UT 84112


Utah Utes vs. Colorado Buffaloes

Saturday, March 3, 2018 • 5:00pm

Jon M. Huntsman Center

Crafts Museums

Utah Museum Of Fine Arts

410 S Campus Center Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84112

Greek Restaurants


224 S 1300 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84102

American Restaurants

Market Street Broiler

260 South 1300 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84102

Fish Market Open Daily 10:00am-9:00pm


J. Willard Marriott Library

295 S 1500 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84112


Black Violin

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 • 7:30pm

Kingsbury Hall


Utah Utes vs. USC Trojans

Saturday, February 24, 2018 • 12:30pm

Jon M. Huntsman Center

Asian Fusion


230 S 1300 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84102


Utah Utes vs. UCLA Bruins

Thursday, February 22, 2018 • 7:00pm

Jon M. Huntsman Center

Pizza Restaurants

The Pie Pizzeria

1320 E 200 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84102

Add your business to

Expand your profile and reach new customers. We make it easy for visitors to find your business on

Scenes from Federal Heights
RelfectionLiberty ParkThe Death of Saint JosephSalt Lake TempleThe Mormon Tabernacle Choir_SG_2016_09_USA_Rocky_Mountain_0208_IMG_3864Most Perfect RoselinkageSalt Lake CitySalt Lake City sunset.Signs of summer☀️💐 #UofU #universityofutahUtah State CapitolCherry Blossoms at the CapitalCherry Blossoms at the CapitalNew Amiibos!