Sunday, April 25, 2010

Jordan River Parkway

Winchester Park to 3300 South Loop
DESCRIPTION: Great place to spend an afternoon with Jesus. The parkway follows the Jordan River. In some places there are multiple trails to choose from. You'll have fun riding your bicycle over bridges, under tunnels, and by beautiful parks.
RATINGS: Newbies, kids and beginners will enjoy this ride.
MILEAGE: 13.3 miles round trip
BIKE TIME: 2 hours
BEGIN YOUR RIDE at Winchester Park, Murray Bluffs Road (1200 West) and Winchester (6670 S), Murray, Utah
DRIVING DIRECTIONS: On the south side of Fashion Place Mall is Winchester. Take this street west and drive down to the Jordan River. Turn right at Murray Bluffs Road and right into parking area.

Sunday, April 18, 2010

The Living Room

We decided to go to the Living Room instead of hiking to the top of the Big Beacon. We had great fellowship, wonderful views, and an awesome Sunday with the Lord.

DESCRIPTION: From the Red Butte Garden ~ Bonneville Shoreline trail head, on Colorow Drive, we hiked on the south side of Georges Hollow. After losing the steep ravine, we took the left trail to the Living Room. The main trail will take you up to the Big Beacon.
MILEAGE: 2 miles each way
HIKE TIME: 1 hour up & 45 minutes down.
RATINGS: Moderate
Both Kids and dogs enjoy this hike.
PARK your vehicle on Colorow Drive, outside the entrance gate to Red Butte Gardens. Wakara Way & Colorow Drive, Salt Lake City, Utah.