Salt Lake City, often shortened to Salt Lake or SLC, is the capital and the most populous city of the U.S. state of Utah.
The city is located in the northeast corner of the Salt Lake Valley surrounded by the Great Salt Lake to the northwest and the steep Wasatch and Oquirrh mountain ranges on the eastern and western borders, respectively.
Salt Lake City provides many venues for both professional and amateur theatre. The city attracts many traveling Broadway and Off-Broadway performances which perform in the historic Capitol Theatre.Some famous shoppoing centers of Salt Lake city are Trolley Square and Gateway District with many boutiques , restaurants and National Retailers.Some city attractions popular amongst tourists include Church History Museum,Natural History Museum Of Utah , Utah Museum Of Fine Arts and and Clarke Planetarium.
Its encircling mountains contain many narrow glacial and stream carved canyons.This city is close to several World-class ski and summer resorts, including Snowbird, Alta, Brighton, Solitude, Park City Mountain Resort, and Deer Valley. The resorts cater to millions of visitors each year and offer year-round activities.Summer activities such as hiking, camping, rock climbing, mountain biking, and other related outdoor activities are popular in the mountains, as well.