Alta Lake State Park is located in a gorge carved by a glacier. The surrounding scenery includes both high mountains and coniferous forests and deserts. It is rich and changeable. Although the park suffered a forest fire in 2014, it is now full of vitality. The scenery, the 2 miles long trail takes you around the lake.
The central camping area of Alta Lake National Park is nice, there are golf and horse riding camps. If you camp, you will have to pay for the use of toilets and showers.