Cottonwood Heights - Suburban


Cottonwood Heights is known for its close proximity to Big Cottonwood and Little Cottonwood Canyon.  These canyons offer some of the best in way of hiking, biking, climbing and skiing.  But recreation is not all these canyons have to offer.  During the summer months enjoy local musicians on the outdoor patio of Albion Grill, located in Little Cottonwood Canyon.  This is a fun event paired with the Wildflower Festival in July.  Oktoberfest is held August through October.  This fun fall festival brings community together for family friendly events, great food and local music. 

Little Cottonwood Canyon is also home to The Summit At Snowbird Restaurant which boast the most awe inspiring mountain views in Salt Lake County. Silver Fork Lodge and Café is located in Big Cottonwood Canyon, directly to the north. Hikers and skiers join here on the outdoor patio surrounded by soaring pines to enjoy coffee and omelets while watching the hummingbirds. Porcupine Grill is a local favorite at the mouth of Big Cottonwood Canyon.  Other local favorites include Blue Lemon, Lone Star Taqueria, Even Stevens, and Pizza Limone.  Cottonwood Heights is only a short drive to Holladay town Center for additional local dining options such as Cupper kitchen, Tandoor Indian Grill, Pig and A Jelly Jar, and 3 Cups Coffee.  Shopping Centers are abundant in Cottonwood heights offering easy access to grocery stores, movie theaters, boutiques, and malls. 

Cottonwood Height offers diversity in housing including single family homes, townhome and condo options.  Mountain views and close proximity to ski resorts support higher prices per square foot overall then in areas further south. 


Things to do:

Local Restaurants, Bars, Cafe's and Coffee Houses 


Well Loved Neighborhoods:

Prospector Community:

Mouth of Big Cottonwood Canyon for immediate access to ski resorts,luxury home options, established community with tree lined streets, stunning mountain/ valley views.

  • Favorite Restaurant: Porcupine Grill/ Silver Fork Lodge and Restaurant
  • Favorite Coffee House: Alpha Coffee

High Schools and Private Schools:

Brighton High

Cottonwood High


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