Saturday, June 16, 2018

MYSTERY FALLS


THE TRAIL BEGINS NEARBY THIS RESERVOIR


MILEAGE: 5 miles total
HIKE TIME: 3 hours
DRIVE TIME from SLC: 1 1/4 hours


A WONDERFUL DAYCATION WITH JESUS!


BOTTOM OF MYSTERY FALLS


TOP OF MYSTERY FALLS

Sunday, June 10, 2018

LITTLE COTTONWOOD TRAIL


NO DOGS are allowed in the Little Cottonwood watershed.
RATINGS: Moderate
MILEAGE: About 2 miles each way
KID FRIENDLY: Keep them away from the fast moving creek.  Trail is shared with mountain bikers.


You can park at the small Temple Quarry parking lot at the bottom of Little Cottonwood Canyon.


The Cottonwood Canyon Foundation is planning a cleanup day to remove graffiti.


Our turn around point was the big bridge, making this a 2 hour 10 minute hike.


EVER ENJOYED A COOL SUNDAY AFTERNOON WITH JESUS?

Saturday, June 2, 2018

TERRACES LOOP

NATIONAL TRAIL DAY
HIKE UP THE TERRACE PICNIC ROAD
Enjoy a loop hike up Millcreek Canyon in the Mount Olympus Wilderness Area.   We hiked the Terraces trail and came down Millcreek Canyon road.   It is gated off to traffic from November 1st  through June 30th.





RATINGS: Moderate 
MILEAGE: 4 miles total
ELEVATION GAIN: 1,100'
HIKE TIME: 3 hours
CANYON FEE: $3 per vehicle or $2 seniors.
DOGS: must be on leash - EVEN days and may be off leash on trails on ODD days.  Bring clean up bags.
RESTROOMS at the trailhead and Elbow Fork.
DIRECTIONS: Drive up Millcreek Canyon about 4 miles and park near the bridge to the Terrace Picnic road.  Hike up the road and take the Terraces trail; not the Bowman Fork trail.
GEAR: Bring jacket, water, hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, energy snacks, hiking pole, and camera.  




GOD CREATED SOME GREAT WILDFLOWERS!


Saturday, May 26, 2018

SALT LAKE OVERLOOK

A LOT OF HIKERS WERE OUT FOR 
MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

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MILLCREEK CANYON TRAILHEAD

DESOLATION TRAIL



RATINGS: Moderate 
MILEAGE: 4 miles total
ELEVATION GAIN: 1,400'
HIKE TIME: 3 hours
KID FRIENDLY:  May have to carry toddlers.
CANYON FEE: $3 per vehicle or $2 seniors.
DOGS: on leash on trails on EVEN days and may be off leash on ODD days.  Every day they must be leashed on roads and parking lots.  Bring clean up bags.
RESTROOMS at the trailhead.
GEAR: Bring jacket, water, sack lunch, hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, energy snacks, hiking pole, and camera. 
CELL PHONE coverage good at the overlook; but limited in the canyon.



SALT LAKE OVERLOOK




JESUS is the ROCK of our SALAVATION

Sunday, May 20, 2018

HUGHES CANYON FALLS

HUGHES CANYON FALLS


RATINGS: INTERMEDIATE
ELEVATION GAIN:  1040'
MILEAGE: 2 miles round trip
HIKE TIME: Allow 2 hours
NO RESTROOMS available


TRAILHEAD: Park on Wasatch Blvd. and Canyon Cove Drive, Holladay, Utah
Walk up CANYON COVE DRIVE, turn left on the second street OAK CANYON DRIVE;  After going down the street turn right on CANYON WINDS LANE.
At the top of the street is the HUGHES CANYON TRAILHEAD.


Thursday, May 17, 2018

BEAR CANYON BRIDGE HIKE

ENJOY AN OUT AND BACK HIKE FROM HIDDEN VALLEY PARK TO TWO BEAR CANYON BRIDGES!


BONNEVILLE SHORELINE MIDDLE TRAIL
From HIDDEN VALLEY PARK there are three options that will connect with the Bonneville Shoreline trail southbound.
The first trail leads to the upper Bonneville Shoreline.
The next trail leads to the lower Bonneville Shoreline.
Sorry, No dogs are allowed on the Hidden Valley section of the Bonneville shoreline trail.
Dog owners need to walk on the paved trail to the south and take the Acqueduct trail to a steep gravel road connecting with the Bonneville Shoreline trail section that allows dogs.


BEAR CANYON BRIDGE
When you reach the bridge, cross it and hike up to old bridge.  This makes a scenic loop, for your return hike.
The entire hike, out and back is about 3 miles.


WILDFLOWERS ON THE BONNEVILLE SHORELINE TRAIL
HIDDEN VALLEY PARK is by the LDS Lone Peak Stake Center at 11570 Wasatch Blvd, Sandy, UT
RESTROOMS available at the park.
RATINGS: MODERATE


BEAR CANYON SUSPENSION BRIDGE


OLD BEAR CANYON BRIDGE


TRAIL GOES THROUGH SOME BOULDERS


EVER DREAM OF ADVENTURE?

HAVE YOU EVER GONE 
OUTDOORS WITH JESUS?

Sunday, May 6, 2018

SKYLINE NATURE TRAIL ~ SOUTH LOOP


WAKARA WAY and COLOROW ROAD TRAILHEAD


HIKE UP TO THE BONNEVILLE
THEN HIKE UP THE TRAIL COUNTERCLOCKWISE AROUND THE FENCE LINE

RATINGS: MODERATE
MILEAGE: 3 MILES
HIKE TIME 1 1/2 hours
DOGS ON LEASH

MULE EARS (WILDFLOWERS)

RED BUTTE CREEK 

WE RETURNED BY WALKING DOWN RED BUTTE CANYON ROAD AND WENT BACK ON THE BONNEVILLE SHORELINE TRAIL

WONDERFUL AFTERNOON WITH JESUS!