Two-, Three-, or Five-Night Stay with Snowmobile-Rental Options at The Cabins at Bear River Lodge in Summit County, Utah

Summit County, UT

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In a Nutshell

Utah mountain resort with modern cabins; snowmobiling, tubing, and cross-country skiing through the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest

The Fine Print

Expires Jan 18th, 2013. Must book by 1/18/13 or promo value expires. Valid for travel 12/1/12-4/15/13. Not valid 12/22/12-1/1/13, 1/18-1/20 or 2/15-2/18. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required; subject to availability. All cancellations subject to $25 fee; 10-day notice required or fee of 1/2 Groupon price applies. Must be 18+ to check in. Credit card required at booking & check-in. Driver's license required for snowmobiles. Gas (usually $15-$25/snowmobile/day), helmets ($5 each) & oil ($8/day) not included with snowmobile rentals; $16 for optional Damage Agreement. 9.1% tax not included. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Modern Cabins and Winding Snowmobile Trails in Uinta Mountains

When Roger Eggett first purchased The Cabins at Bear River Lodge, he got little more than an old building set amid the wilderness in the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest about two hours east of Salt Lake City. Eggett quickly replaced the outdated lodge with modern cabins and a pair of hot tubs, but wisely left the surrounding forests untouched. He hoped this would encourage visitors to spend their vacations outdoors, creating lasting memories on the area’s hiking and cross-country-skiing paths and ATV trails, just as he and his family had done. Click here for a video introduction to the mountain resort, narrated by Roger himself.

The cabins sit in an area of the forest set aside for exploration via ATV and snowmobile. From here, you can access hundreds of miles of trails that wind past woodlands inhabited by moose, elk, and other wildlife. By adding Option 7 or 8, you’ll have a full-day rental (8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.) of one of Bear River Lodge’s snowmobiles, so you can zip through the forest or rev engines to the tune of Beethoven’s Ninth. Wintertime also means sledding down the tubing hill or glide across the 30-mile Lily Lake cross-country-skiing trail.

Each one-bedroom and two-bedroom cabin features a jetted tub and a spacious living room with leather couches and a flat-screen TV. Walkout patios look out over the rushing Bear River. Although each cabin is equipped with a full kitchen and outdoor gas grill, the breakfast and lunch menu at Bear's Grill can help relieve some cooking duties. The attached convenience store is stocked with groceries, beverages, and fishing supplies.

Summit County, Utah: Multiuse Trails in the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest

The Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest is a recreational playground crisscrossed by hundreds of miles of ATV, snowmobile, and cross-country-skiing trails. If you want to venture out on foot, there are several nonmotorized trails, open only to hikers, horses, and determined kayakers. For a introduction to the forest, take the Mirror Lake Scenic Byway, a 65-mile, two-hour drive with several scenic vistas overlooking picturesque mountain lakes.

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  • “The location and facility is great, the staff are very helpful and the Uninta are Beautiful!”

  • “They were awesome, friendly staff, beautiful cabins!”

  • “When I called to make my reservation the attendant was very polite and cheerful and seemed excited to tell me about the cabin and it's surroundings. ”

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    Summit County, UT

    Highway 150

    Mile Marker 49

    Summit County, UT 82930


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