Huntsville was named for Jefferson Hunt, who arrived in 1860 with six other pioneering families to settle and tame this section of the wild mountain valley known as Ogden Valley today.  The first school established in Utah was started in Huntsville in 1861. After years of settlers moving into the Huntsville area it was incorporated in 1924. 



Homes in Huntsville are charming, the whole town has that small mountain town feeling.  There are a variety of properties to suit your individual needs from large sprawling private ranches, Victorian Mansions, modern subdivisions and condominium communities.  All add to the charm of the town.  There are a number of communities in the surrounding unincorporated outskirts of town, among them are: Summit at Ski Lake, Lakeside Resort Properties, Valley Lake Estates, Green Hill Estates, Monastery Cove, Falcon Crest, Edgewater, The Legends at Hawkins Creek, Basinview Estates, Huntsville Meadows, Middlefork Meadows, Heritage Knolls, Sundance Ridge, Trappers Crossing and more.

Navigating the Huntsville Utah Area


Today just over 700 residents call Huntsville Utah home.  Huntsville is a small town with small town charm but it's only 20 minutes down the Ogden Canyon to the big city of Ogden and all it offers.  Huntsville sits on a peninsula of Pineview Lake and is the home of Snowbasin Ski Resort, one of Utah's best kept skiing secrets.  The outdoor adventurer has access to hundreds of walking, biking and backpacking trails, campgrounds, fishing (both lake and river) and much much more.  The town is home to Utah's oldest operating bar and they make an awesome Burger, go have one at the Shooting Star Saloon.  Many believe that Huntsville hold's one of the best Independence Day celebrations in the state, a real down home event.  Salt Lake City is just 50 minutes south and Park City is 90 minutes south.  Huntsville is one of those towns that seems to come right off a painter's canvas. The beauty, the views and the people make this a wonderful place to live.

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