Oquirrh spring skiing on Lowe Peak

Backcountry ski touring in the Oquirrh Mountains below Rocky and Lowe Peak . (Skier: Jon Strickland. Photo: Jared Hargrave -

The Oquirrh Mountains, Salt Lake City’s “other” range on the west side of the city, is like the redheaded stepchild that gets no love compared to the Wasatch. But despite the range’s confusing access because of an obscene amount of…