Alpine is surrounded by two other cities, draper to the north, NE & NW. While Highland which surrounds the other half. The city lies in a pocket surrounded by mountains from the Wasatch range.
Being so close to the mountains with access to many trails and nice views, Alpine has implemented a healthy living style. American fork canyon is close and where people can go explore the outdoors. The canyon offers countless trails for mountain biking, hiking, and snowshoeing. You are also welcome to camp right above the canyon on US forestry land, nearby lakes.
On the border line of alpine and draper there also lies mountains that seem to be more popular for ATV'S, four wheeling and motorcycles, however many people do like to hike in these area’s also.
No matter in the mountains or out Alpine offers a great opportunity to get outside and feel refreshed.
Alpine is becoming more developed as the area becomes more popular.