There’s nothing like it in the salt lake valley


  • Heated indoor pool and hot tub
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant and café-style dining venues
  • Private dining room
  • Areas for hobbies and games
  • Woodworking shop
  • Crafts and art studio
  • Outdoor garden areas
  • Putting green
  • Hair and nail salon
  • Areas for multidenominational worship
  • Library
  • Bank
  • Convenience store

Timesaving Services

  • All maintenance in both homes and common areas
  • On- and off-site transportation
  • On-call medical care
  • Around-the-clock security by trained first responders
  • Access to resident-driven activities, such as classes, trips, etc.
  • Home cleaning services


Aspen Meadows Clubhouse

Summit Vista welcomes you to the entrance of our 62,000-square-foot clubhouse. Home to countless activities, games, hobbies, and crafts all chosen by you. The clubhouse is also your hub to a variety of Summit Vista dining options. There is no question as to why our clubhouse is the gathering spot of the Summit Vista community.

Broadfork Bistro

Located on the upper level of the Aspen Meadows Clubhouse, the Broadfork Bistro features cuisine ranging from casual fare to a bit of culinary magic. Broadfork’s high exposed-wood ceilings and thoughtful lighting give the place a warm, yet spacious feel. It’s the perfect spot for so many occasions.

The Olympus Room

As Summit Vista’s formal dining option, The Olympus Room in the Aspen Meadows Clubhouse will serve signature dishes in a rustic yet refined atmosphere featuring vaulted ceilings, spacious open seating and private rooms for special gatherings.

Cottonwood Café & Marketplace

The Cottonwood Café & Marketplace is ideal for grab and go items such as fruit, nuts, and fresh baked goods along with coffee, tea, and smoothies. Healthy, wholesome, and ready when you need it, the Cottonwood Café & Marketplace will also offer open air terrace seating in warm weather so you can grab a bite and soak up the sun—what could be better.

Activities and Resources

  • 1 Jordan Landing

    A premier shopping destination, Jordan Landing features a myriad of local and national retailers, over 12 dine-in restaurants, and Utah’s largest cinema featuring 24 screens.

  • 2 Fashion Place

    The Fashion Place mall is home to some of the most well-known retailers from across the nation. It opened in 1972 and is one of the most central malls in the Valley.

  • 3 IKEA

    A unique shopping experience, IKEA offers a wide range of well-designed home furnishings at economical prices.

  • 4 City Creek Center

    City Creek is Salt Lake City’s newest shopping destination, boasting an upscale open-air shopping experience with foliage-lined walkways and streams.

  • 5 The District

    Stretching three city blocks, The District includes theaters, restaurants, retail facilities, specialty shops, and a great view of the Salt Lake Valley.

  • 6 TRAX Stations

    Conveniently located just minutes from Summit Vista, the Red and Blue Line TRAX stations offer safe, affordable access to key destinations in and around the Salt Lake Valley.

  • 1 River Oaks Golf Course

    Owned and operated by Sandy City, River Oaks Golf Course is a quiet course with a wide variety of terrain. The Jordan River crosses through the course and provides natural beauty.

  • 2 Murray Parkway Golf Course

    The 18-hole course at Murray Parkway Golf Course features 6,900 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 72. It is one of the most central courses in the Valley.

  • 3 The Ridge Golf Course

    Designed by renowned architect Gene Bates, this 18-hole course boasts beautiful views of Salt Lake City and the rest of the Valley.

  • 1 Wheeler Historic Farm

    The Henry J. Wheeler Farm is one of the few remaining 19th-century farmsteads in the Salt Lake Valley. It is fully functional with farm animals and crops.

  • 2 Utah Olympic Oval

    Located just up the road from Summit Vista, the Utah Olympic Oval housed various events for the 2002 Winter Olympics and still hosts ice hockey and speed-skating events, plus public ice skating.

  • 3 Red Butte Garden & Arboretum

    Red Butte Garden is the University of Utah’s premier botanical garden featuring nature trails, workshops, and an outdoor concert series.

  • 4 Utah’s Hogle Zoo

    Hogle Zoo is Utah’s modern 42-acre zoo boasting hundreds of animals and tropical gardens, plus a spectacular winter lights festival dubbed “ZooLights.” It is open all year.

  • 5 Wasatch-Cache National Forest

    Located within 20 minutes of any point in the Valley, the Wasatch-Cache National Forest is composed of 1,607,177 acres and is home to some of Utah’s prime ski resorts and hiking trails.

  • 6 Jordan River Parkway

    The Jordan River Parkway is a system of trails that parallel the Jordan River, which runs from Utah Lake to the Great Salt Lake. The trail is great for walking, running, biking, horseback riding, and bird watching.

  • 1 Hale Centre Theatre

    A family theater offering a variety of Broadway and off-Broadway favorites, Hale Centre Theatre is recognized as one of the Salt Lake Valley’s best performing arts centers.

  • 2 USANA Amphitheatre

    USANA is well-known for its eco-friendly outdoor concert venue featuring popular acts from across the country. Reserved and lawn seats are available.

  • 3 Living Planet Aquarium

    The Living Planet Aquarium is currently Utah’s only aquarium. It houses marine-life displays of 2,400+ animals, including penguins, seahorses, and stingrays.

  • 4 Abravanel Hall

    Located in the heart of downtown Salt Lake City, Abravanel Hall is celebrated for its acoustical excellence and is an architectural icon in the city. Its four-story lobby offers stunning views of the city.

  • 5 Eccles Theater

    The George S. and Dolores Doré Eccles Theater is Salt Lake City’s newest performing arts center. It features a 2,500-seat performance hall, an intimate black box theater, a six-story grand lobby, and an outdoor plaza.

  • 6 Rio Tinto Stadium

    Home to Major League Soccer club Real Salt Lake, Rio Tinto is a popular destination for soccer fans. It can be expanded to hold over 25,000 people for concerts.

  • 7 Natural History Museum of Utah

    Housed in a beautifully modern building, the Natural History Museum features 10 galleries exploring earth science and Utah’s native cultures in a scenic locale.

  • 1 West Jordan Library

    Conveniently located close to TRAX stations and Summit Vista, the brand-new West Jordan library was designed for world-class energy savings. It also houses an expansive collection of Salt Lake County’s books, movies, and audio.

  • 2 Salt Lake Community College (SLCC)

    SLCC is Utah’s largest college with over 60,000 students on 10 campuses. It offers a variety of on-site and online classes for students of all ages.

  • 3 Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

    The Learning Institute for continuing education at the University of Utah offers a rich and evolving array of courses, lectures, and special activities, taught by distinguished emeritus faculty, scholars, and community experts. Age 50 and better welcome.


Clubs and Activities

Clubs and activities are going to be based on what you want to do, not what Summit Vista’s team tells you to do. We will help you organize and staff the activities that you want. The following are typical of clubs and activities at Life Plan Communities like Summit Vista:


  • Arts & Crafts
  • Fabric Arts/Quilting
  • Painting
  • Stained Glass
  • Ceramics
  • Crafts
  • Scrapbook/Pinterest Club
  • Woodworking
  • Social Clubs
  • Dance Socials
  • Friday Morning Coffee
  • Line Dancing
  • Model Railroad Club
  • Nurses Club
  • Pet Owners Group
  • Readers Theater
  • Semper Fi Lunch Bunch
  • Veteran Group
  • Women’s Club
  • Education Clubs
  • Arm Chair Travel
  • Book Clubs
  • Computer Basics
  • Current Events
  • Genealogy Club
  • Government Affairs
  • How-To Group
  • Local School Mentoring
  • Language Classes
  • Writers at Summit Vista
  • Music Clubs
  • Drummers Club
  • Chorale
  • Winds
  • Band
  • Gardening
  • Garden Club
  • Orchid and House Plant Club
  • Games
  • Bridge
  • Card Games
  • Chess
  • Cribbage
  • Dominoes/Mexican Train
  • Horseshoes
  • Jokers Wild
  • Rummikub
  • Scrabble
  • Table Pool
  • Wii Games & Bowling
  • Committees
  • Entertainment Committee
  • Helping Hands Committee
  • Library Committee
  • Movie Committee
  • Welcome Committee
  • Volunteering
  • One of the keys to wellness is continued involvement. We will provide opportunities in and outside the community to contribute your talents. Examples may include:
  • United Way
  • Utah Food Bank
  • Crossroads Urban Center
  • Health
  • Aerobic Circuit
  • Aqua Aerobics
  • Balance—Advanced and Basic
  • Dog Run/Park
  • Summit Vista Walking Challenge
  • Everything Aqua
  • Golf
  • Quick Core
  • Tai Chi
  • Summit Vista Walkers
  • Water Volleyball
  • Pickleball
  • Summit Vista Triathlon
  • Yoga I and II
  • Zumba
  • Wellness
  • Ask a Pharmacist
  • Balance Classes
  • Blood Pressure Clinic
  • Brain Boosters
  • Low Vision Support Group
  • Medical Center Talks
  • Memory Fitness
  • Memory Loss Caregivers Support Group
  • Parkinson’s Support Group
  • Person-Directed Lifestyle
  • Scooter Mobility Group
  • Spiritual
  • Summit Vista is nondenominational. We encourage faith groups of all kinds to meet. We will accommodate both worship and pastoral services. The faith of the residents will drive the services available. Here are examples of many faith groups that might be accommodated:
  • Baptist
  • Buddhist
  • Catholic
  • Episcopalian
  • Jewish
  • LDS
  • Lutheran
  • Presbyterian

Discover A Revolutionary Way To Retire

Summit Vista lets you choose your hobbies, passions, and pastimes. You pick it and we’ll do our best to deliver it.

For a sampling of current amenities, request your free Information Kit now!