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1,209 mi 1,946 km of trail 60 Featured Hikes

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Gems in Salt Lake City and Wasatch Front - 2

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gem Favorite Sundial peak from the shores of Blanche Lake - stunning...

Lake Blanche

(23) Alta, UT
gem Favorite Brighton Lakes from Sunset Peak

Sunset Peak

(8) Alta, UT

Featured Hikes in Salt Lake City and Wasatch Front - 50

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Favorite Sundial peak from the shores of Blanche Lake - stunning...
Intermediate/Difficult

Lake Blanche Trail

7.0 mi 11.3 km • Out and Back • 2,592 ft Ascent 790.06 m Ascent

(47) Cottonw…, UT
Favorite Mount Olympus summit.
Difficult

Mt. Olympus Trail

6.7 mi 10.7 km • Out and Back • 4,130 ft Ascent 1258.75 m Ascent

(41) Holladay, UT
Favorite Looking at the final ascent to the peak.
Difficult

Pfeifferhorn

9.6 mi 15.5 km • Out and Back • 3,596 ft Ascent 1095.95 m Ascent

(26) Alta, UT
Favorite Mountain View in August
Intermediate

Bells Canyon Lower Waterfall

5.3 mi 8.6 km • Loop • 1,430 ft Ascent 435.98 m Ascent

(35) Granite, UT
Favorite Looking west towards Salt Lake City on a winter evening from the Pipeline Trail
Easy/Intermediate

Pipeline Trail: Burch Hollow, Millcreek Canyon

9.3 mi 15.0 km • Out and Back • 275 ft Ascent 83.8 m Ascent

(18) Mount O…, UT
Favorite Some fall colors near the intersection of the Desolation and Thaynes Canyon trails
Intermediate

Desolation Trail to Salt Lake Overlook

4.4 mi 7.0 km • Out and Back • 1,232 ft Ascent 375.55 m Ascent

(18) Mount O…, UT
Favorite Enjoy phenomenal views looking south from Lone Peak.
Difficult

Jacob's Ladder Trail

11.7 mi 18.9 km • Out and Back • 5,498 ft Ascent 1675.77 m Ascent

(11) Draper, UT
Favorite Stewart Cascades, also known as Stewart Falls, flows fervently in mid-June.
Intermediate

Stewart Cascades Trail #056

3.6 mi 5.9 km • Out and Back • 680 ft Ascent 207.3 m Ascent

(17) Cedar H…, UT

Trails in Salt Lake City and Wasatch Front - 458

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7.0 mi 11.2 km #1Lone Peak via Cherry Canyon Logging Trail
Difficult
Draper, UT
Difficult
7.0 mi 11.2 km Draper, UT
2.9 mi 4.7 km #2Grandeur Peak Trail
Intermediate
Mount Olympus, UT
Intermediate
2.9 mi 4.7 km Mount Olympus, UT 26 
6.0 mi 9.7 km #3Mount Timpanogos Trail #052
Difficult
Cedar Hills, UT
Difficult
6.0 mi 9.7 km Cedar Hills, UT 13 
5.2 mi 8.4 km #4White Pine Lake Trail
Intermediate
Alta, UT
Intermediate
5.2 mi 8.4 km Alta, UT 13 
4.8 mi 7.8 km #5Bells Canyon Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Granite, UT
Intermediate/Difficult
4.8 mi 7.8 km Granite, UT 13 
2.3 mi 3.7 km #6Red Pine Lake Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Alta, UT
Intermediate/Difficult
2.3 mi 3.7 km Alta, UT 15 
2.1 mi 3.4 km #7Squaw Peak Trail
Intermediate
Provo, UT
Intermediate
2.1 mi 3.4 km Provo, UT 17 
5.8 mi 9.4 km #8Timpooneke Trail #053
Intermediate/Difficult
Cedar Hills, UT
Intermediate/Difficult
5.8 mi 9.4 km Cedar Hills, UT
2.8 mi 4.6 km #9Timpanogos Summit Trail #054
Extremely Difficult
Cedar Hills, UT
Extremely Difficult
2.8 mi 4.6 km Cedar Hills, UT
4.8 mi 7.7 km #10BST: City Creek to North Salt Lake
Intermediate/Difficult
Salt Lake City, UT
Intermediate/Difficult
4.8 mi 7.7 km Salt Lake City, UT
2.3 mi 3.6 km #11Silver Lake Trail
Intermediate
Alta, UT
Intermediate
2.3 mi 3.6 km Alta, UT 12 
12.2 mi 19.6 km #12Wasatch Crest
Intermediate/Difficult
Alta, UT
Intermediate/Difficult
12.2 mi 19.6 km Alta, UT
4.0 mi 6.4 km #13The Triple Traverse Route
Extremely Difficult
Cottonwood Heights, UT
Extremely Difficult
4.0 mi 6.4 km Cottonwood Heights, UT
5.2 mi 8.4 km #14Right Fork Maple Canyon Trail #007
Intermediate/Difficult
Mapleton, UT
Intermediate/Difficult
5.2 mi 8.4 km Mapleton, UT
5.0 mi 8.1 km #15Split Rock Loop Trail
Intermediate
Syracuse, UT
Intermediate
5.0 mi 8.1 km Syracuse, UT
1.6 mi 2.6 km #16Catherine's Pass
Intermediate
Alta, UT
Intermediate
1.6 mi 2.6 km Alta, UT
5.0 mi 8.1 km #17Parrish Creek Trail #608
Intermediate/Difficult
Centerville, UT
Intermediate/Difficult
5.0 mi 8.1 km Centerville, UT
1.7 mi 2.8 km #18Bonnevile Shorline Trail: Adams to Kayville Wilderness Park
Easy/Intermediate
Fruit Heights, UT
Easy/Intermediate
1.7 mi 2.8 km Fruit Heights, UT
1.1 mi 1.7 km #19Devil's Castle Trail
Difficult
Alta, UT
Difficult
1.1 mi 1.7 km Alta, UT
1.6 mi 2.6 km #20Jack's Mountain
Intermediate/Difficult
East Millcreek, UT
Intermediate/Difficult
1.6 mi 2.6 km East Millcreek, UT 12 

Photos of Salt Lake City and Wasatch Front - 619

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Mountain goat grazing in Timpanogos Basin. We came face to face with him on the way down along the forest trail as we all sought cover from the hailstorm.
Jul 20, 2017 near Cedar H…, UT
Sundial peak from the shores of Blanche Lake - stunning...
Jan 22, 2016 near Alta, UT
Iconic view from Lake Blanche (Early May)
May 15, 2015 near Alta, UT
Mount Olympus summit.
Jan 13, 2019 near Mount O…, UT
One of the many buffalo on the East Side Trail of Antelope Island. I really didn't like getting this close!
Apr 14, 2015 near Syracuse, UT
A view across Little Cottonwood Canyon, looking up Hogum Fork to the ridge near Lone Peak and the Pfeifferhorn. It's hard not to feel small when peeking at the shoulders of these giants!
Nov 5, 2015 near Alta, UT
One of the lower hot springs to sit in.
Oct 28, 2015 near Mapleton, UT
Donut Falls
Jan 22, 2016 near Alta, UT

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