Trail Details

Temple Quarry Trail from Little Cottonwood ParkNRide

Temple Quarry Trail from Little Cottonwood ParkNRide

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 0.5 to 1.0 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 0.4 miles
 Elevation Gain: 40 feet
 Main Aspect: Southwest
 Climb Rate: 200 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 4%
Notes: The trail starts on the west end of the parking lot and ends a short distance up the Little Cottonwood trail. 1
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Trailhead
Little Cottonwood ParkNRide
Trailhead Elevation: 5390 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Distance from Park-N-Ride: 0.0 miles
Area: Little Cottonwood Canyon
Area Location: East on 9400 S (SR210) in Salt Lake County
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: No
Notes: You can park in 2 places; either at the Park N Ride on the north side of Little Cottonwood Canyon Rd or in the Temple Quarry road on the south side.



Destination
Temple Quarry Trail
 Elevation: 5430  Feature: Trail-Nature
Notes: The Temple Quarry trail had interpretive signs and a few artifacts from when this area was the center of gathering blocks of rock for the Salt Lake Temple.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.571343    Longitude: -111.773220 

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