Highway travel around the region is quick and easy. The major routes in the area include the transcontinental I–80, which connects Salt Lake City and Park City; and U.S. 40/189, which connects southwest Wyoming, Utah, and northwest Colorado via Park City, Heber City, and Provo. Along larger highways, roadside stops with restrooms, fast-food restaurants, and sundries stores are well spaced. Scenic routes and lookout points are clearly marked, enabling you to slow down and pull over to take in the views. Off the main highways, roads range from well-paved multilane blacktop routes to barely graveled backcountry trails. Watch out for wildlife on the roads just about anywhere in Utah.
Utah Highway Patrol; Wasatch, Summit and Rich Counties. 10420 No. Jordanelle Blvd., Heber, Utah, 84032. 435/655–3445; highwaypatrol.utah.gov.
Utah Road Condition Information. 511; 866/511–8824; www.udot.utah.gov.