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Travel and Lodging for WRMC 2016

Recommended Travel Days
The WRMC begins at 5pm on Wednesday, Oct. 12, with the exhibitor's reception, followed by the opening session and award ceremony. Events conclude on Friday, Oct. 14, at 9pm, following the keynote address and dinner. Pre-conference events will take place Oct. 11-12. We recommend you arrive the day before your first event and depart on October 15.


Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC)

Hotel Information

Conference events and sessions will take place at the Hilton Salt Lake City Center.

Hilton Salt Lake City Center
255 South West Temple

Salt Lake City, Utah, 84101


WRMC Group Rate

  • $159/night for a single or double or $174-$189/night for triple or quadruple.
  • Rooms are available on a first-come first served basis.
  • Deadline for discount is September 16, 2016.
  • Book your reservations online here:
  • Or call the number above and mention that you are with the Wilderness Risk Management Conference.



  • TRAX/Light Rail
  • Shuttle or Taxi
    • Express Shuttle is offering WRMC attendees a special one-way rate of $7/person. Online reservations available here. Note "WRMC Conference" in the comment box. Please make reservations 24 hours in advance when possible.
  • Rental Car
  • Coordinate a ride share with fellow WRMC attendees in your area through the WRMC Community Facebook Group.



Self parking at Hilton is $15/day.

Your registration fee includes:

  • Appetizers at the exhibitor reception on opening night
  • Coffee and snacks during morning and afternoon breaks on Thursday and Friday
  • Keynote dinner on Friday night


Community Dining

We’ll have community tables and grab-n-go breakfast and lunch items for sale in the exhibitor hall on Thursday and Friday.


Other dining options:

  • The Hilton has two restaurants and a coffee shop.
  • There are many options within walking distance of the Hilton.
  • Each room at the Hilton comes equipped with a mini fridge.



Hilton Salt Lake City Center



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