RATINGS: MODERATE MILEAGE: 1.3 miles each way ELEVATION: 950' gain
NO RESTROOMS available
KIDS and DOGS enjoy this trail.
HIKE TIME: Allow 2 hours. DIRECTIONS: From Foothill Blvd, near the U of U, follow signs to Red Butte Gardens. Drive up Wakara Way and turn right on Colorow Road and park near the entrance sign to Red Butte.
HIKE UP THE BONNEVILLE SHORELINE TRAIL
AND HEAD SOUTH.
TURN UP THE HILL AT THE "174 SIGN."
HALF WAY UP THE MOUNTAIN TAKE THE LEFT TRAIL TO THE LIVING ROOM.
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.