Salt Lake City, UT Trails and Parks

Salt Lake City has 204 trails in the vicinity, including 75 hiking trails and 39 for walking. These trails range from 0 to 31.4 miles in length. The most popular trails are Grandeur Peak Trail, Mount Olympus Trail and Hidden Falls Trail. Trails.com member Arthur D L. recently completed Red Pine Lake.
  • Mill Creek Pipeline TrailView Trail Details

    5 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  16.4 miles
    •  Guide

    In the early 1990s, the neglected Mill Creek Pipeline Trail was resurrected with the help of the Salt Lake Ranger District, the Utah Mountain ...

  • The Living RoomView Trail Details

    5 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Hiking  
    •  1 to 1.5 hours
    •  2.4 miles
    •  Guide

    The Living Room is the perfect spot to sit back and watch a sunset over the Salt Lake Valley. This East Bench overlook comes furnished with sandstone ...

  • Ensign Peak TrailView Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    •  0.5 miles

    Ensign Peak Trail is a hiking trail in Salt Lake City, Utah. It is 0.5 miles long and begins at 5,009 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail ...

  • Dog Lake TrailView Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Hiking  
    •  3.75 hours
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    The prettiest part of the Dog Lake loop is probably the first two miles of the hike, along Butler Fork. Butler Fork meanders northward through ...

  • Bonneville Shoreline Trail ConnectorView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    •  0.1 miles

    Bonneville Shoreline Trail Connector is a hiking trail in Salt Lake City, Utah. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 5,052 feet altitude. Traveling ...

  • Mill B North Fork Trail to OverlookView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Hiking  
    •  1.5 to 2 hours
    •  2.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Several large rock outcroppings, which lie approximately one mile from the trailhead, offer hikers spectacular views of Big Cottonwood Canyon. ...

  • The Living Room (with Red Butte Extension)View Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Hiking  
    •  1.5–2 hours
    •  2.3 miles
    •  Guide

    The Living Room is the best room in the house for an accessible overview of the Salt Lake Valley. It’s furnished with charming sandstone chairs, ...

  • Lake Blanche TrailView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Hiking  
    •  4.5 hours
    •  5.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Lake Blanche is one of the most popular hikes in the Salt Lake City area, not only because the walk is relatively short and the trailhead easy ...

  • City Creek ParkView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Hiking  
    •  1 hour
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    Starting from one of the busiest intersections in downtown Salt Lake City, you’ll quickly enter a secluded canyon park with a winding footpath ...

  • Lake CatherineView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Hiking  
    •  2 to 4 hours
    •  3.25 miles
    •  Guide

    The crystal clear waters of Lake Catherine reflect the image of nearby Sunset and Pioneer Peaks, which top out at just over 10,000 feet. The ...

  • Red Pine LakeView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Hiking  
    •  4 to 7 hours
    •  8.5 miles
    •  Guide

    As the lake opens up before you, you get your first full view of the mountain bowl above the lake, which tops out near 11,000 feet. To your right, ...

  • Mount RaymondView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    •  One day to overnight
    •  8 miles
    •  Guide

    A challenging day hike or overnighter to the top of the Big Cottonwood Canyon–Mill Creek Canyon divide, featuring spectacular views of Dromedary, ...

  • The PfeifferhornView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    •  One day to overnight
    •  10 miles
    •  Guide

    A very challenging day hike or overnighter to the crest of the Wasatch Mountains that offers spectacular views in rugged alpine country. The ...

  • Gobblers Knob (via Alexander Basin)View Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Hiking  
    •  4–5 hours
    •  4.4 miles
    •  Guide

    This popular summit offers great views in all directions, but the most memorable sight will be of the wildflowers that fill Alexander Basin in ...

  • Lake Mary - Grizzly Gulch TrailView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Hiking  
    •  4.25 hours
    •  6.4 miles
    •  Guide

    This hike is located between the ends of Big and Little Cottonwood Canyons, in the midst of the Brighton and Alta ski areas. It is a very pretty ...

  • Emigration Canyon Miners TrailView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Hiking  
    •  2.5–3 hours
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    An old jeep road, once used by fruitless prospectors and long since overgrown, leads into a hidden side canyon now frequented by knowing bow-hunters. ...

  • Mill Creek Pipeline TrailView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  7.2 miles
    •  Guide

    If you want to experience the joy of riding on singletrack, but don’t want to scale entire mountains to do so, then you should try Mill Creek ...

  • Backcountry Skiing and Snowboarding Around Salt Lake CityView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Backcountry Skiing & Snowboarding  
    •  Guide

    The sport of skiing steep gullies and large wide-open faces in potentially dangerous avalanche zones is for the advanced backcountry expert only. ...

  • East South TempleView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Walking  
    •  3 miles
    •  Guide

    Although properly known as South Temple, for many in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, this was Brigham St. It slopes gently from pioneer ...

  • Mormon Pioneer TrailView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  6.8 miles
    •  Guide

    One of Salt Lake’s newest trails, the Mormon Pioneer Trail is quickly becoming one of the area’s most popular. Following the route of the Mormon ...

  • Bonneville Shoreline Trail - Salt Lake CityView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  10 miles
    •  Guide

    The cornerstone of the entire 250-mile proposed Bonneville Shoreline Trail (BST), the Salt Lake City section combines challenging climbs and ...

  • Bonneville Shoreline Trail - Ensign PeakView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  11.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Riding along a shoreline should be flat and easy, right? Not when you’re pursuing the Ensign Peak section of the Bonneville Shoreline Trail (BST), ...

  • North Canyon RoadView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    •  0.8 miles

    North Canyon Road is a hiking and biking trail in Salt Lake City, Utah. It is 0.8 miles long and begins at 4,658 feet altitude. Traveling the ...

  • Morris Resevoir RoadView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    •  0.5 miles

    Morris Resevoir Road is a hiking and biking trail in Salt Lake City, Utah. It is 0.5 miles long and begins at 5,178 feet altitude. Traveling ...

  • Morris Resevoir TrailView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Salt Lake City, UT

    •  0.7 miles

    Morris Resevoir Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Salt Lake City, Utah. It is 0.7 miles long and begins at 5,439 feet altitude. Traveling ...