Cottonwood Heights is located along the east bench of the Salt Lake Valley. It began in the early days after Mormon pioneers came to the area to sow their crops and live their lives. Famous families like the Butlers and McGees arrived in this area to homestead and provide lumber for the growing population in Salt Lake.
Cottonwood Heights serves as the gateway between the Salt Lake Valley and the Wasatch Mountains. At the tops of these canyons sit four of Utah's most famous ski resorts, Alta, Brighton, Solitude, and Snowbird.
Cottonwood Heights Recreation Center is an affordable full family fitness and recreation center in the heart of Cottonwood Heights City. It has the following amenities: Seven Pools, Olympic Sized Ice Arena, Skate Park, Indoor Track, Full Basketball Court, Indoor Jacuzzi, Indoor Dry Sauna, 2 Water Slides at our Outdoor Pool (summer only), Water Playgrounds/Splash Zones, 6 Racquetball Courts, 12 Outdoor Tennis Courts, 5 Parks, Cardio and Weight Rooms, & over 80 Fitness Classes Per Week.
Cottonwood Heights offers 7 parks throughout the city for your convenience.
Cottonwood Heights is home to businesses such as Dyno Nobel, Extra Space Storage, JetBlue Airways, Overstock.com and Fusion-io are located in the city.
It's not hard to see why Money Magazine voted it one of the top 100 places to live in 2007. Cottonwood Heights offers a lifestlye that is hard to match!