Sunday, October 21, 2018

SKYLINE NATURE AUTUMN HIKE

SOUTH LOOP


Begin at the trailhead at the intersection of Wakara Way, Colorow Road and walked up to the Bonneville Shoreline trail.  Take the first trail up.  Follow the main trail around the outer fence Red Butte Garden fence line.   At the fork, there is a trail on the right that climbs to the Living Room.  Take the trail to the left following the fence line.   After reaching a ridge the trail descends to the Red Butte stream and a bridge.

Take Red Butte Canyon road down and turn left on the Bonneville Shoreline trail.

DOGS LOVE THIS HIKE

ON THE RIDGE
RATINGS: Moderate
HIKE TIME: 1 1/2 hours 
MILEAGE: 3 miles
ELEVATION GAIN: 550'
DOGS love this hike.  Owners must clean up after them.
GEAR: Water, hiking pole, snacks, camera, hat, and sunscreen.




AUTUMN DELIGHT WITH JESUS!

Saturday, October 20, 2018

GHOST FALLS AUTUMN HIKE

DESCRIPTION: Enjoy a walk through a forest to Ghost Falls. Travel the Bonneville Shoreline trail down the hill, connect with Canyon Hollow trail, turn left on the Burnham Creek trail, right on the Gas Line trail, left on the Ghost Falls trail.  After seeing Ghost Falls, continue on the trail, take a left and join the Canyon Hollow trail and head back to Coyote Hollow trailhead.


RATINGS: Moderate
MILEAGE: 2.75 mile loop
ELEVATION GAIN:  500'
HIKE TIME: 2 1/2 hours
NO DOGS allowed in Ghost Falls watershed area
RESTROOMS: Port-a-potty available



DIRECTIONS: Travel toward the Draper Temple,
from Highland Drive, take RAMBLING ROAD,
turn right on MIKE WEIR DRIVE,
turn left toward the Draper Temple parking,
turn right on CANYON VISTA LN.
turn left on GREY FOX DR.
turn right on COYOTE HOLLOW CT.
and find a place to park.

GOOGLE MAP: Draper Temple, Draper, Utah




ENJOY AUTUMN BETTER WITH GOD
THE FATHER, SON AND HOLY GHOST


Wednesday, October 17, 2018

MUELLER PARK AUTUMN HIKE

MUELLER PARK TRAILHEAD 

ELEPHANT ROCK OVERLOOK

MILEAGE: 3 1/2 Miles out and back
ELEVATION GAIN: 968'
HIKE TIME: 3 1/2 hours
RATINGS: MODERATE

GOOGLE MAP DIRECTIONS: 
"MUELLER PARK TRAILHEAD"
PARK NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF
MUELLER PARK ROAD and MAPLE RIDGE DRIVE, Bountiful, Utah

THE HIKE TAKES YOU TO 
ELEPHANT ROCK OVERLOOK
AND TWO BENCHES TO SIT ON


AUTUMNS ARE WONDERFUL 
WHEN YOU KNOW JESUS!



Saturday, October 13, 2018

RATTLESNAKE GULCH TO PIPELINE OVERLOOK


RATTLESNAKE GULCH IS THE FIRST 
TRAILHEAD IN MILLCREEK CANYON.  
RATINGS: MODERATE
MILEAGE: 3.4 miles out and back
ELEVATION GAIN: 700'
HIKE TIME: 2 1/4 hours
CANYON FEE: $3 per vehicle, $2 seniors



DOGS ARE OFF LEASH ON ODD DAYS

MILLCREEK PIPELINE OVERLOOK


Don't Miss Another Great Day
OUTDOORS WITH JESUS!

Saturday, September 29, 2018

LAKE MARY AUTUMN HIKE

BRIGHTON HIKES

LAKE MARY TRAILHEAD BEGINS BY THIS SIGN 
IN BRIGHTON'S LARGE SKI PARKING AREA

MILEAGE: 1 Mile to Lake Mary
ELEVATION GAIN: 800'
KID FRIENDLY

NO DOGS ALLOWED in Big Cottonwood Canyon
RESTROOMS AVAILABLE in Brighton, Utah
HIKE TIME: Allow 2 to 3 hours for a fun time.


MOSES PARTING LAKE MARY

LUNCH TIME IN THE MIDDLE OF THE LAKE

LAKE MARY


WE EVEN SAW MOOSE IN THE FOREST

RED ASPEN TREE



JESUS GAVE US A GREAT AUTUMN ADVENTURE!


Sunday, September 23, 2018

WILLOW LAKE LOOP

WILLOW HEIGHTS TRAIL


DESCRIPTION: WE HIKED UP THE NEW TRAIL, WENT AROUND THE LAKE COUNTER CLOCKWISE AND RETURNED ON THE STEEP OLD TRAIL.
RATINGS: NEWBIES 
MILEAGE: 2.4 MILES
HIKE TIME: 2 HOURS 
NO DOGS ALLOWED IN BIG COTTONWOOD
NO RESTROOMS AVAILABLE
DRIVE UP 11.6 MILES UP BIG COTTONWOOD CANYON AND PARK ON THE SIDES OF THE ROAD
CELL PHONE COVERAGE GOOD

 NEW TRAIL ON THE LEFT
OLD STEEP TRAIL ON THE RIGHT




DUCKS IN THE LAKE

WILLOW LAKE



AMAZING FIRST DAY OF AUTUMN
OUTDOORS WITH JESUS!




Saturday, September 15, 2018

BOWMAN OVERLOOK

MILLCREEK CANYON HIKES


MILEAGE: 2.2 miles from Terrace Picnic trailhead to Bowman Overlook.
RATINGS: Moderate Plus (few steep sections)
ELEVATION GAIN: 1,300' 
HIKE TIME: Allow 3 hours for fun.
DOGS on leash on even days, and allowed off leash on odd days.   You must clean up after your dogs.
GEAR: Water, energy snacks, hiking pole, camera.
DIRECTIONS: Enter Millcreek Canyon at 3800 S. Wasatch Blvd.  Drive up 4.3 miles and find a parking place near the road to the Terrace Picnic area.  Hike up the road to the trailhead.
CELL PHONE service is bad in Millcreek Canyon.
CANYON FEE: $3 per vehicle ($2 senior rate) leaving canyon.
BOWMAN OVERLOOK

GREAT VIEWS


ANOTHER ADVENTURE WITH JESUS