Sunday, November 11, 2018

BEAR CANYON BRIDGE HIKE

HIDDEN VALLEY HIKES

HIDDEN VALLEY PARK TRAILHEAD

RATINGS: MODERATE
MILEAGE: 3 MILES TOTAL
HIKE TIME: 2 HOURS
RESTROOMS CLOSED DURING COLD MONTHS
HIDDEN VALLEY PARK IS BESIDE THE LONE PEAK STAKE CENTER, 11570 S. WASATCH BLVD, SANDY, UT

TWO SINGLETRACK TRAILS LEAD TO THE 
SOUTH BONNEVILLE SHORELINE TRAIL.
DOGS MUST TAKE THE PAVED TRAIL TO THE GRAVEL ROAD UP TO THE BONNEVILLE SHORELINE. 
DOGS ARE NOT ALLOWED AROUND
THE OLD BEAR CANYON BRIDGE LOOP.

BONNEVILLE SHORELINE TRAIL

FUN WALKING THROUGH ROCKS

WE HIKED ACROSS THE NEW BRIDGE 
THEN WENT UP TO THE OLD BRIDGE, 
AROUND THE UPPER LOOP,  AND DOWN TO 
THE BONNEVILLE SHORELINE TRAIL.



COOL DAY WITH JESUS!


Saturday, November 10, 2018

LIVING ROOM HIKE

HIKE NEAR RED BUTTE GARDENS

WAKARA WAY AND COLOROW ROAD TRAILHEAD

VIEW FROM THE LIVING ROOM

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.


AUTUMN HIKES WITH JESUS ARE FUN!

Friday, November 2, 2018

FRARY PEAK

ANTELOPE ISLAND HIKE


RATINGS: INTERMEDIATE
MILEAGE: 3.6 miles to the summit
ELEVATION GAIN: 2,500'
RESTROOMS at the bottom of the Frary Peak Road
HIKE TIME: Allow 5 hours
DOGS on leash
GOOGLE MAP: "Antelope Island State Park"

FRARY PEAK

COOL AND WINDY ON FRARY PEAK

SOUTHERN VIEW FROM PEAK

NORTHERN VIEW FROM PEAK

WESTERN VIEW FROM PEAK

ANOTHER DAY WITH JESUS!

Sunday, October 28, 2018

ENSIGN PEAK LOOP

TRAILHEAD ON ENSIGN VISTA DRIVE

ENSIGN PEAK

MILEAGE: 1 1/3 MILES LOOP
RATINGS: NEWBIES
HIKE TIME: 1 1/2 HOURS
ELEVATION GAIN:  400'
DOGS ALLOWED ON LEASH
KID FRIENDLY
TRAILHEAD: ENSIGN PEAK PARK, 
SALT LAKE CITY, UT

FINAL RIDGE TO ENSIGN PEAK

WE HIKED UP THE ORIGINAL 
ENSIGN PEAK TRAIL ON THE 
EAST SIDE OF THE MOUNT

HELL CANYON

ON THE WAY DOWN ON THE WEST SIDE, 
WE HIKED DOWN HELL CANYON TRAIL 
TO THE ROAD HEADING SOUTH.  

FROM THE ROAD WE HIKED THE FENCE LINE BACK TO THE FIRST OVERLOOK NEAR THE TRAILHEAD.

HELL CANYON TRAILHEAD


WONDERFUL WARM AFTERNOON
WITH JESUS!

Saturday, October 27, 2018

ADAMS CANYON FALL ADVENTURE


RATINGS: MODERATE PLUS
MILEAGE: 3.9 MILES ROUND TRIP
ELEVATION GAIN:  1,212'
HIKE TIME: 3 1/2 HOURS
DOGS ON LEASH
NO RESTROOMS AVAILABLE


TRAILHEAD IS ON A FRONTAGE ROAD 
"EAST SIDE DRIVE"
NORTH OF THE OAK HILLS DRIVE - 
US 89 INTERSECTION
GOOGLE MAPS: "ADAMS CANYON, LAYTON, UT"
HIKING POLE IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

LARGEST TREE IN ADAMS CANYON

CROSSING THE STREAM

ADAMS CANYON FALLS

HIKING IS FUN



JESUS GIVES US LIVING WATER

Sunday, October 21, 2018

SKYLINE NATURE AUTUMN HIKE

SOUTH LOOP


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.




AUTUMN DELIGHT WITH JESUS!

Saturday, October 20, 2018

GHOST FALLS AUTUMN HIKE

DESCRIPTION: Enjoy a walk through a forest to Ghost Falls. Travel the Bonneville Shoreline trail down the hill, connect with Canyon Hollow trail, turn left on the Burnham Creek trail, right on the Gas Line trail, left on the Ghost Falls trail.  After seeing Ghost Falls, continue on the trail, take a left and join the Canyon Hollow trail and head back to Coyote Hollow trailhead.


RATINGS: Moderate
MILEAGE: 2.75 mile loop
ELEVATION GAIN:  500'
HIKE TIME: 2 1/2 hours
NO DOGS allowed in Ghost Falls watershed area
RESTROOMS: Port-a-potty available



DIRECTIONS: Travel toward the Draper Temple,
from Highland Drive, take RAMBLING ROAD,
turn right on MIKE WEIR DRIVE,
turn left toward the Draper Temple parking,
turn right on CANYON VISTA LN.
turn left on GREY FOX DR.
turn right on COYOTE HOLLOW CT.
and find a place to park.

GOOGLE MAP: Draper Temple, Draper, Utah




ENJOY AUTUMN BETTER WITH GOD
THE FATHER, SON AND HOLY GHOST


Wednesday, October 17, 2018

MUELLER PARK AUTUMN HIKE

MUELLER PARK TRAILHEAD 

ELEPHANT ROCK OVERLOOK

MILEAGE: 3 1/2 Miles out and back
ELEVATION GAIN: 968'
HIKE TIME: 3 1/2 hours
RATINGS: MODERATE

GOOGLE MAP DIRECTIONS: 
"MUELLER PARK TRAILHEAD"
PARK NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF
MUELLER PARK ROAD and MAPLE RIDGE DRIVE, Bountiful, Utah

THE HIKE TAKES YOU TO 
ELEPHANT ROCK OVERLOOK
AND TWO BENCHES TO SIT ON


AUTUMNS ARE WONDERFUL 
WHEN YOU KNOW JESUS!