10 BEST TEAM BUILDING ACTIVITIES IN SALT LAKE CITY

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Salt Lake City is the most populous city in Utah, home to a diverse community of urban and outdoor enthusiasts alike. Nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains and close to the Wasatch Mountains, sports like skiing, hiking and rock climbing have become popular pastimes.

Salt Lake City also presents a thriving urban culture. Visitors flock to the city to experience the city’s award-winning dining, tasty craft beer and forward-thinking tech industry. With such diversity, there will never be a dull moment on your team-building retreat in Salt Lake City.

With activities ranging from culinary workshops to archery lessons, there’s something for everyone in this buzzing metropolitan city. We’ve put together the following list to help you find more ideas for your team-building retreat in Salt Lake City.

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Explore the city on a Segway tour

  • Discover the city’s charming blend of western, pioneer and religious heritage.
  • Visit iconic local landmarks such as Temple Square, Memory Grove, City Creek Park, and more.
  • Ascend charming neighbourhoods, roll through picturesque parks, and culminate the evening at the Utah State Capitol.
  • Segways are designed to be ridden by individuals weighing between 100-260 pounds.
  • Segways provide a comfortable, agile way to explore the city.

Get a taste of the city on a guided food tour

  • Enjoy a diverse selection of delicious local foods from small local gems to popular big-time establishments.
  • Cuisines range from Italian to Indian and everything in between!
  • The tour lasts approximately two hours.
  • The tour guides possess a wealth of knowledge that they cannot wait to share.
  • The perfect way to start your team-building retreat.

Uncover hidden clues at the escape rooms

  • Work as a team to uncover hidden clues and solve challenging puzzles.
  • Teams have just 60 minutes to make their escape.
  • 100 players can play simultaneously across 10 different rooms.
  • Choose from a variety of themed rooms with unique storylines and puzzles. 
  • The facility offers conference rooms with a capacity for up to 50 people.
  • The gamemasters create an immersive experience and extract the full potential from your team.

Discover your inner Picasso with an art workshop

  • Align yourself with your inner artist as you engage in a variety of art activities.
  • Some venues restrict alcohol on the premises.
  • Acrylic paints can be easily removed from clothing when still wet.
  • A typical session lasts between one and a half and two hours.
  • Class options include canvas painting, watercolours, DIY shot skis, mandala rocks, ski signs and more.
  • All supplies are provided including palettes, brushes, aprons, paint, canvas and more.

Travel back in time with a theatrical Salt Lake tour

  • Experience a one-of-a-kind sightseeing “show-tour” led by theatrical performers!
  • Your charismatic conductor, along with his assistant and funny motorman, will delight you with dozens of historical tales in a theatrical fashion! 
  • Be entertained by the eccentric crew of entertainers who point out the sights and make time travelling fun for all ages.
  • The tours usually last approximately 90 minutes.
  • Guests should remember to bring their cameras to capture the numerous photo opportunities.
  • Visit must-see landmarks including Temple Square, Capitol Hill and other historic districts.

Spice up your cooking skills with a culinary workshop

  • Cooking classes are a great way to build camaraderie and relationships.
  • Evoke essential team skills such as communication, strategic thinking, and leadership.
  • The venue can accommodate groups of up to 150 people.
  • You’ll learn useful techniques and tricks from professional chefs. 
  • Gain access to a state-of-the-art kitchen with premium equipment.

Hit your targets at the archery range

  • Learn fundamental archery techniques with guidance from experienced instructors.
  • The facility has extensive experience putting together effective and engaging corporate events.
  • Improve your archery accuracy while having fun and bonding with your colleagues.
  • All essential archery equipment is included.
  • Choose between 2D and 3D targets.

Restore balance with a soothing yoga class

  • Discover how practising yoga relaxes and rejuvenates the mind and body.
  • All yoga materials are provided including mats, blocks and straps.
  • Choose from a huge variety of quality yoga classes.
  • Classes are given by experienced instructors with unique teaching styles.
  • The studios are clean, spacious and inviting.

Bond with your coworkers at the axe-throwing centre

  • Host your team-building event at this atmospheric axe-throwing venue.
  • Participants learn the fundamental techniques of axe throwing from experienced instructors.
  • The facility features an on-site bar selling a great selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.
  • A typical event lasts approximately two hours.
  • Available for groups of up to 175 people. 
  • A laid-back and sociable activity suitable for all fitness levels.

Find your groove at the climbing gym

  • Improve your climbing skills with over 40,000 square feet of climbing terrain. 
  • The indoor arena provides the perfect all-weather team-building environment.
  • Wall heights reach up to 50 feet in places.
  • Discover over one hundred top-rope routes, a massive bouldering area and a state-of-the-art climbing gym.
  • Typical corporate events last approximately two hours.
  • Easy-access parking is available on-site.

Organize your next company retreat with Surf Office

You can book these team building activities exclusively as a part of our retreat package.

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