The Ogden area has backyard access to year round, heart-pounding outdoor recreation and the majestic beauty of the Wasatch Mountains. Ogden is a center for skiing and adventure. Located 40 miles north of Salt Lake City, Ogden is a gateway to Snowbasin and Powder Mountain ski resorts. In the summer months, visitors can take a short drive up Ogden Canyon to enjoy the fresh air and beauty of Pineview Reservoir, as well as the small towns of Huntsville, Eden, and Liberty in Ogden Valley. Well-known hiking adventures also include Ben Lomond, the Skyline Trail, Mount Ogden, and Waterfall Canyon.