The park provides year-round recreation, including camping, picnicking, hiking, mountain biking, golf, off-highway vehicle, and horseback riding. Park facilities include 122 camping/picnicking areas, modern restrooms, hot showers and utility hookups, 2 cabins, and five overnight group areas. The primitive Little Deer Creek campground offers 16 small tent/trail sites and 1 group site limited to a maximum of 25 people. Little Deer Creek is popular for off-road enthusiasts. All camping is closed during the winter months.
Wasatch Mountain State Park was the proud host of the 2002 Olympic Winter Games at Soldier Hollow. The venue remains open to the public year-round with a variety of activities and events. Soldier Hollow offers cross-country skiing, tubing, summer and winter biathlon, in-line skating facilities, and more.