In 1859 the community of Granite was known for a stone quarry, and today, the beautiful neighborhoods are home to under 10,000 people spanning 1.5 square miles just south of Salt Lake City, Utah. Residents in Granite have access to easier commutes, the museums, and vibrancy of Salt Lake City via major roads like the I-15. This affluent community is home to adventurers who relish experiences at the Bell Canyon Boulders Trailways, camping in the nearby Wasatch Mountains, or hiking, picnicking or horseback riding at Dimple Dell Regional Park. Homes for sale in Granite, Utah welcome buyers with between three and six spacious bedrooms and 1,000-5,000 square feet. Those interested in luxurious houses in Granite can also find well-maintained estates sitting on private acreage.
One of the stunning communities located in the Wasatch Mountain Range is Cottonwood Canyons; split up, locals know the community to have two areas- Big Cottonwood and Little Cottonwood. Sitting 12 miles southeast of Salt Lake City, Utah, Cottonwood Canyons are ideal vacation spots as they together host four major ski resorts; Brighton and Solitude in Big Cottonwood and Alta and Snowbird in Little Cottonwood. Along with skiing and snowboarding at the resorts, residents and folks looking into the Cottonwood Canyon vacation homes will discover a world of mountain biking, hiking, camping, fishing, and rock-climbing. Prospective homebuyers who are looking for a house for sale in Cottonwood Canyons can find beautiful properties that are affordable for the mountainous area, featuring as many as four bedrooms and updated amenities.
Living in the Granite/Cottonwood Canyons area of Salt Lake City offers homebuyers the best of both worlds with unmitigated access to exploring nature and proximity to city-life. If you are interested in purchasing one of the Cottonwood Canyons/Granite homes for sale in Utah, please contact us today.