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Under $100: Ogden, Utah

by Katie Skrzek

Jan 12, 2020

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Destinations / North America

Ogden, Utah, is located north of Salt Lake City. The city is known for its ski offerings, historical attractions and cultural scene. There is plenty to see and do for less than $100 a day.


Start your day with breakfast at Pig & a Jelly Jar. The restaurant serves Southern-inspired, homemade dishes. Breakfast entrées start at $6. There are two other locations in Utah. Visit the Ogden Nature Center. Located on 152 acres, the nature preserve and educational center is open year-round. Explore the walking trails and exhibits. Adult admission costs $5.


Have lunch at Hearth on 25th. The cozy restaurant serves wood-fired dishes made with seasonal, locally sourced ingredients. Sandwiches cost $9. Spend some time exploring the historic downtown area of 25th Street after your meal. Browse the charming shops, galleries and cafés.


Visit Ogden Union Station. There are several museums on site detailing the history of trains, cars and the Old West. Have a beer at UTOG Brewing. Choose cans or beers on tap from the rotating list. Beers range $2–8.


Grab dinner at Slackwater Pub & Pizzeria. Enjoy unique pizza concoctions, pub grub and an impressive beer and wine list. Pizzas start around $11. Slackwater hosts live music often. Check the calendar of events during your visit.


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