State Route 36

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A rural highway stretching 66.41 miles, SR 36 travels north from near Eureka to Interstate 80 at the Tooele Interchange by Great Salt Lake. The state route forms an arc west across Rush Valley and north through the gap between South Mountain and the Oquirrh Mountains to Tooele Valley. SR 36 also connects Salt Lake City with the city of Tooele, seat of Tooele County, and Tooele Army Depot.

Utah State Route 36 North
SR 36 north from Mills Junction to Interstate 80 represents historic U.S. 40. The old route spurs east as a frontage while the four lane highway ends into a trumpet interchange with the freeway. 09/08/05
Single lane ramps partition for Interstate 80 east to Salt Lake and west to Wendover. I-80 straddles northern reaches of the Oquirrh Mountains to split with SR 201 in 2.5 miles. SR 201 leads east to West Valley City while I-80 stays north to Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC). 09/08/05
Travelers bound for Interstate 80 westbound loop over the freeway adjacent to salt evaporators beside Great Salt Lake. The Tooele Interchange provides some of the last services for travelers heading to Wendover, 97 miles to the west. 09/08/05
An Interstate 80 shield precedes the loop onto westbound ahead of an 11 mile exit less stretch to Burmester. 09/08/05

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09/08/05 by AARoads

Connect with:
Interstate 80

Page Updated 06-30-2016.

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