State Route 65

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SR 65 is a mountainous route winding 28.32 miles northeast from Interstate 80 at Parleys Canyon to Interstate 84 at Henefer. Closed during the winter, the state route traverses the Wasatch Range by Mountain Dell and Little Dell Reservoirs through Mountain Dell Canyon. Cresting over Big Mountain Pass at an elevation of 7,420 feet, SR 65 continues east to East Canyon State Park and East Canyon Reservoir. Lowering into Henefer Valley, the route enters the town of Henefer where it follows 100 North and Main Street.

Utah State Route 65 East
Leaving Interstate 80, SR 65 begins by a UDOT maintenance station and Mountain Dell Reservoir. The state route ascends from here toward Little Dell Reservoir. 02/11/11
An end shield for SR 65 was formerly posted at the Union Pacific Railroad under crossing adjacent to Interstate 84. It was removed by 2013. 09/08/05
Southward view of Interstate 84 from the SR 65 (Main Street) overpass at Henefer. 09/08/05
Utah State Route 65 West
Main Street west 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. UDOT however posts the freeway entrance signs solo. 09/08/05
SR 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 Interstate 80. 09/08/05
Interstate 84 ends five miles to the south of SR 65 and Henefer at Interstate 80. 09/08/05

Photo Credits:

    09/08/05 by AARoads. 02/11/11 by Garrett Smith.

Connect with:
Interstate 80
Interstate 84

Page Updated 08-01-2018.

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