Bear Lake State Park
Bear Lake Lodging
Open Water Swimming in Utah
Salt Lake Open Water (SLOW)
SLOW is a USMS
club operated under the Utah Masters LMSC. The focus of SLOW is on open
water swimming, having fun and making new friends.
Wasatch Front Polar Bear Club
The Wasatch Front
Polar Bear Club swims year-round at various spots along the Wasatch
Front. The WFPBC also host the annual New Year's Swim, an open water
swimming race held at the Great Salt Lake on New Year's day.
Utah Open Water
Utah Open Water is a blog that provides information related to open water swimming in Utah.
Local Open Water Events:
Bear Lake Monster Swim
An annual swim across the width of Bear Lake, open to solo swimmers and 2-6 person relay teams.
Great Salt Lake Open Water Swim
The Great Salt
Lake Open Water Swim is a race in the extremely salty
waters of the Great Salt Lake. The race has 1-mile, 5K, 10K and relay options and is open to wetsuit and non-wetsuit swimmers.
Deer Creek Open Water Marathon Swim
The Deer Creek
Open Water Marathon Swim takes place in
the beautiful mountain setting of Deer Creek Reservoir. Race distances
include 1 mile, 5K, 10K and 10 miles and is open to wetsuit and
non-wetsuit swimmers. All participants are required to provide their
own kayak support.