Interstate 84 - Utah

Interstate 84 Utah

Interstate 84 enters the state from Idaho in Box Elder County. The Interstate shares 35.98 miles of pavement with Interstate 15 between Tremonton and Ogden. From there Interstate 84 loops northeast of the Salt Lake City metropolitan area to end at Interstate 80 and Echo Junction.

Interstate 84 East
The final reassurance shield for Interstate 84 lies near Henefer after Exit 115 (Utah 65). Photo taken 09/08/05.
Distances are listed to the Interstate 80 eastbound control cities of Evanston and Cheyenne, Wyoming for Interstate 84 drivers. Photo taken 09/08/05.
Drawing to within two miles of the eastern terminus of Interstate 84 at Echo Junction. A pair of one-lane ramps join the freeway with Interstate 80 via a directional interchange. Photo taken 09/08/05.
A second diagrammatical overhead advises motorists of the lane configuration for Interstate 80. Interstate 80 enters the area from Evanston, Wyoming, 33 miles to the east. The freeway meets Interstate 84 at Exit 169 and turns south alongside Echo Reservoir to Coalville, Silver Creek Junction, and Park City before the western turn through Parleys Canyon to Salt Lake City. Photo taken 09/08/05.
A small guide sign touts the connections of Interstate 80 to Coalville (Exit 162) and Park City (Exits 146 and 145). Interstate 80 otherwise enters Salt Lake City at Exit 128. Photo taken 09/08/05.
One half mile northwest of the ramp split between Interstate 80 east and west on Interstate 84 east. Photo taken 09/08/05.
A local road passes underneath Interstate 84 ahead of its end interchange. The second to last sign bridge assigns Exit 120 to the westbound on-ramp to Interstate 80 for Salt Lake City. Photo taken 09/08/05.

Interstate 84 draws to a close at the Exit 120 ramp departure for Interstate 80 east. The ramps between the two freeways fit tightly in the valley at Echo Junction. The advised speeds are an indication of the sharp ramps. Photo taken 09/08/05.
A one-piece gore point sign reaffirms the Interstate 80 off-ramps at the Interstate 84 conclusion. The next exit on westbound exists at Coalville six miles to the south. Eastbound travelers encounter the Echo off-ramp in one mile. Cheyenne, Wyoming meanwhile lies another 389 miles to the east. Photo taken 09/08/05.
Interstate 84 West
The first reassurance marker posted along the western incantation of Interstate 84. Photo taken 09/08/05.
Interstate 84 arcs northwest from Echo Junction to Ogden between Interstate 80 and Interstate 15. A small mileage sign lists the distances to Henefer, Morgan, and Ogden within the first two miles of the freeway. Photo taken 09/08/05.
A second older button copy mileage sign lies two miles east of Henefer on Interstate 84 west. Echo Road and the Union Pacific Railroad line parallel the westbound lanes closely between Echo Junction and Henefer. Photo taken 09/08/05.
One mile south of the Exit 115 diamond interchange with Utah 65 (Main Street) at Henefer. Utah 65 begins at Interstate 84 and travels southward 27 miles to junction Interstate 80 at Exit 134 in Parleys Canyon. Photo taken 09/08/05.
Utah 65 ends ahead of the Main Street intersection with Echo Road and Henefer Road past the Union Pacific Railroad underpass. Utah 65 south (Main Street) curves northwest 0.9 miles to junction Utah 86. Utah 86 continues Main Street northwest to Interstate 84 Exit 112. Utah 65 meanwhile follows 300 North south to East Canyon Road. Photo taken 09/08/05.
Westbound at the Exit 115 ramp departure to Utah 65 (Main Street) and the town of Henefer. Photo taken 09/08/05.
Scenes Pertaining to Interstate 84
Looking northwest at Interstate 84 from the Utah 65 (Main Street) over crossing at Exit 115. Photo taken 09/08/05.
Southward view from the Utah 65 (Main Street) overpass at Henefer. Photo taken 09/08/05.
Main Street westbound at the Interstate 84 westbound on-ramp at Henefer. Note the small freeway entrance sign. These are found throughout California and Nevada with highway shields. In Utah however, the freeway entrance signs appear solo. Photo taken 09/08/05.
Utah 65 begins and follows Main Street west across Interstate 84 into Henefer. Pictured here is an eastbound shield for the on-ramp to Echo and junction Interstate 80. Photo taken 09/08/05.
Utah 65 (Main Street) southbound at the eastbound on-ramp to Interstate 84. Interstate 84 ends five miles to the south at junction Interstate 80 (Exit 120). The town of Henefer lies ahead. Photo taken 09/08/05.
Although signs along Interstate 84 ignore Utah 65 at Henefer, an end shield exists at the Union Pacific Railroad under crossing along Main Street north adjacent to the Exit 115 diamond interchange. Photo taken 09/08/05.

Page Updated September 21, 2005.

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