Engen Hus Bed and Breakfast. Comfortably equipped log cabin. Conveniently located at the mouth of the Cottonwood Canyons (Snowbird, Alta, Brighton, Solitude, Wasatch mountain access). Only 15 minutes from downtown Salt Lake City. Be-Utah-Full!
Corey (the youngest of the three Engen brothers) features a comfy king bed built from the original rafters harvested during the 2014 remodel, ADA friendly private bath, memorabilia highlighting early skiing in Utah, cable TV, wifi, and a 14 foot vaulted ceiling with skylights.
Buckskin (a 13-mile-long slot canyon, located in Southern Utah) is on the ground floor with a southern exposure, and features an inviting queen bed, cable TV, wifi, and an oversized shower in the private bathroom.
Catherine (trail connecting Alta and Brighton, plush with wildflowers, wildlife and lakes in the summer; backcountry skiing in the winter) features a comfy queen bed, private bath, vaulted ceiling, cable TV, wifi, and is located upstairs at the back of the Hus.
Florence (one of three sister lakes, high up Mill B trail in a glacier-carved cirque) features a comfy log queen bed, private bath, vaulted ceiling, cable TV and wifi. Florence is located upstairs in the sunny front of the Hus.
Lake Florence, one of three sister lakes in a glaciated cirque high in the Wasatch Mountains. The 'Mill B' trailhead is ten minutes from Engen Hus. Be-Utah-Full!
Buckskin Gulch is a 13 mile long slot on the Utah-Arizona border, a short four hour drive south from Engen Hus. Be-Utah-Full!
One of our fellow hikers seen in a lush stream-fed meadow along the Catherine Pass Trail, on the Alta side. Twenty minutes from Engen Hus. Be-Utah_Full!
Fall colors, on the grounds of Engen Hus. Be-Utah-Full!
Always a fresh, healthful, slightly decadent breakfast at the Hus.
Engen Hus Bed and Breakfast, a log cabin with character, located at the mouth of the Cottonwood Canyons in Salt Lake City.
The original log cabin was built in 1949 by the three Engen bothers, Corey, Alf and Sverre. The three competed in ski jumping internationally. Alf held the world record for some years. The three brothers were influential in starting ski areas and ski schools in Utah.
Engen Hus features four unique bedrooms, each with private bath, cable TV, and wifi.
Other amenities include a hot tub, high-ceilinged great room with fireplace, loft reading and game room, BBQ grill, and patio with fire-pit.
Quick access to downtown Salt Lake City, Park City, and world-class skiing and hiking.
Breakfast is always fresh, healthful and a little decadent.