Wendover, Utah: Bonneville Salt Flats

Race your car if you like. Or just count the I-90 "Drowsy Driver" warning signs, and spot the twisty tracks that veer from the freeway into the salt from cars that ignored them.

Bonneville Salt Flats State Park

Address:
I-80, Wendover, UT
Directions:
Bonneville Salt Flats State Park. I-80 exit 4. Drive north for 1.5 miles, then east for four miles. The road ends at the Salt Flats marker.
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Bonneville Salt Flats.

Bonneville Salt Flats

This was the coolest experience. We went out far enough that we couldn't see anyone else. It is vast. Definitely worth the detour, especially if you are into land speed records.

[Rebecca, 07/23/2021]

Bonneville Salt Flats.

Bonneville Salt Flats

Great panoramic views! Worth the 5 minute detour off I-80!

[Amy, 07/27/2019]

Salt Flats sunset.

Bonneville Salt Flats

Beautiful, especially at sunset. Great place for portrait taking, and many folks doing that --especially on the westbound side.

[Christine, 06/22/2019]

Salt Flats after a rain and snow storm.

Bonneville Salt Flats

We stopped at the Bonneville Salt Flats just after a snow/rainstorm.

[Hannah Hudson, 03/14/2015]
Bonneville Salt Flats

Had a lot of fun. Do drive carefully, because there are pockets of wet mud that will send you swerving! Also, your car will need a good wash afterwards. We found a self-service coin operated car wash in West Wendover at the intersection of Butte and Pueblo.

[Anya, 06/06/2012]

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