When Salt Lake becomes a scorcher, City Creek Canyon offers afternoon shade, by a beautiful creek. This is a great place to be with Jesus. And a fun ride down the hill.
CITY CREEK CANYON ROAD
- ODD days the road is gated in the Summer from Memorial Day to the last even day in September, for bicycle riders, joggers, and pedestrians.
- EVEN days the gate is open for folks to drive up the canyon for picnics.
MILEAGE: 5.5 miles up paved road to gate.
ELEVATION GAIN: 1,375'
RESTROOMS and drinking fountains are available in the canyon.
DOGS: Are allowed below the water treatment plant, if they are on leashes and you clean up. Beware of poison ivy and snakes in the canyon.
DIRECTIONS: Drive up B Street to 11th Avenue, continue on Bonneville Blvd. (one way).
Parking is limited by the entrance gate. Pull off parking is available 6am to 10pm.