Why Come Here
Utah Valley has 169 years of history and growth behind it's urban underpinings, and we continue to press forward. With a population of over 600,000 people, over 47,000 businesses and 4,000 tech companies, Utah Valley is thriving. Utah Valley has been found on numerous best of lists, including Forbes Ranking of Best Places for Business and Careers in 2018 (#9) and Fastest Growing Cities in 2017 (#3). We've also been recently ranked among the country's 39 largest counties for job growth at 4.8%. With all these accolades, you can rest assured that Utah Valley offers all the amenities you'll need for your meeting, event, reunion, or business travel.
Utah Valley has sizable cities, but also offers fantastic outdoor recreation opportunities. The 68.4 miles of the Provo River provides fly-fishing year round and tubing in the summer months. Nestled among the Wasatch Mountains, Utah Valley offers hundreds of hiking and biking trails. For the truly adventurous, try summiting Mt. Timpanogos, or the 11,929 foot Mt. Nebo. Cool off in the summer at one our mountain reservoirs, such as Tibble Fork, or head down to the 148 square mile Utah Lake. Experience the breath-taking beauty of Sundance Mountain Resort year round with 450 skiable acres in winter, horseback riding and theater in summer and the 3rd longest zip-line in the U.S. whenever you visit!