The charming small town of Francis has preserved its rural atmosphere since its incorporation in 1939. Francis is a picturesque oasis, surrounded by wooded mountainsides and bordered by the Upper Provo River. Francis is surrounded by state parks, national forest, and public lands, including Jordanelle Reservoir, Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest, and scenic Mirror Lake Highway. Seen by many as a basecamp for outdoor recreation, Francis is centrally located close to great fishing, hunting, mountain biking, hiking, boating, horseback riding, ATV riding, snowmobiling, cross country skiing, and snowshoeing. In only 15 minutes, residents of Francis can ski the world-class resorts in Park City, Utah. Each summer Francis hosts its historic Frontier Days celebration which features activities and fun for the entire family.
WHERE IS FRANCIS?
Francis is located in the southern end of the Kamas Valley, about 2 miles outside of downtown Kamas. Francis is only 15 miles from Park City, Utah and about 45 minutes from Salt Lake City.
WHAT SERVICES ARE AVAILABLE IN FRANCIS?
Francis has a gas station and a deli/country store, located at the main intersection of State Road 32 and State Road 35. Just two miles away, Kamas offers dining, shopping, a grocery store, and more amenities.
HOW FAR IS FRANCIS FROM SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH?
Depending on where you depart from, Francis is about 45 minutes from Salt Lake City, Utah.
IN WHAT SCHOOL AND FIRE DISTRICT IS FRANCIS?
Francis is located within the boundaries of the South Summit School district. Francis is served by the South Summit Fire Protection District, with 2 stations located nearby in Kamas.
WHO DO I CONTACT FOR SALES INFORMATION?
The leading area specialist is Jeff Camp of High Country Properties. Contact us or give us a call at (435) 649-3443. If you are presently working with another agent, please ask him/her to contact us with any questions you may have.