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!




Saturday, May 5, 2018

AVENUES TWIN PEAKS HIKE

N. Bonneville Drive Trailhead

The trail goes into a gully, then up the hill.
Take the small trail to the right.
You'll climb up a steep hill.

Follow the Jeep road up the hill.
Do not take the Bonneville Shoreline trail.
Twin Peaks in the background.

On the north summit.

On the south summit.

A SCENIC PLACE TO EAT LUNCH

Descending down the south summit

HIKE TIME: Allow 3 hours
MILEAGE: 1.6 miles to the summit
ELEVATION GAIN: 1150'
RATINGS: Intermediate 
NO RESTROOMS
DOGS: leashed and you'll need clean up bags.
DIRECTIONS:  Google Map: "N. Bonneville Drive, Perry's Hollow Road, SLC, UT"
GEAR: Water, hat, hiking poles, snacks, camera, and jacket.

EVER DREAM OF GOING
OUTDOORS WITH JESUS?


Thursday, May 3, 2018

NDOP MYSTERY HIKE

MYSTERY MEETING PLACE

MYSTERY TRAILHEAD


MYSTERY HIKERS


MYSTERY VIEW OF SALT LAKE CITY

NDOP MYSTERY HIKE WAS A TIME OF PRAYER!

EVEN THE LADYBUG REJOICES IN THE LORD!

SNACK BREAK AT MYSTERY OVERLOOK

Saturday, April 28, 2018

MYSTERY DOG HIKE

 MYSTERY TRAILHEAD


MYSTERY BRIDGE

MYSTERY DOG

MYSTERY LUNCH SPOT

WHERE ARE WE HIKING TO?


IT'S NO MYSTERY 
SOME OF OUR HIKERS PRAISE GOD!

Friday, April 27, 2018

RED BUTTE GARDEN HIKE

ARBOR DAY IS A FREE ENTRANCE DAY 










We had a great day at Red Butte Garden hiking the hills, and walking around the gardens.  Praise God!



Sunday, April 22, 2018

LIVING ROOM HIKING ADVENTURE

WAKARA WAY AND COLOROW TRAILHEAD

DESCRIPTION: Park by the Bonneville Shoreline trail, near the gate to Red Butte Gardens, on Colorow Drive and Wakara Way. Follow the shoreline trail south. Near Georges 
Hollow take the trail to the left up to the upper shoreline trail and turn right. You'll find the main trail to the Big Beacon & Living Room around the bend. Stay on the main trail, and do not take any minor trails to the left or right. At the top of the gulley, there is a fork in the trail. Go left to the Living Room or go straight for the summit hike. 


RATINGS: MODERATE 
MILEAGE: 1.3 miles each way 
ELEVATION: 950' gain 
KIDS & DOGS enjoy this trail. 
NO RESTROOMS are available 


HIKE TIME: Allow 2 hours, plus time at the Living Room 
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.




EARTH DAY  
The Earth is the LORD's and all it contains, 
the world, and those who dwell in it.  Psalm 24:1 NAS