Trail Details

Swinging Bridge Nature Trail from Timp Cave National Mon

Swinging Bridge Nature Trail from Timp Cave National Mon

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 0.5 to 1.0 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 0.6 miles
 Elevation Gain: 35 feet
 Main Aspect: South
 Climb Rate: 117 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 2%
Notes: If you get to the Timp Cave trail and decide it is too strenuous, walk across the road and go west for about 500ft. There is the trail entrance for the Swinging Bridge Nature Trail. It is a short interpretive trail the kids will love. 0
Trail shortcuts: Waypoints  Destination  Maps/Aerial Photos


Trailhead
Timp Cave National Mon.
Trailhead Elevation: 5645 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Distance from Fee Station: 2.3 miles
Area: American Fork Canyon
Area Location: East on Timpanogos Hwy (SR92), exit 284 in Utah County
Area Fee: $6
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Notes: Drive 2.3 miles past the Fee Area shack. You can’t miss it. Parking is on both sides of the rode.



Destination
Swinging Bridge Nature Trail
 Elevation: 5680  Feature: Trail-Nature
Notes: This is a fun nature trail for families of all ages, but especially ones with young children. It follows the river and has nature signs to read along the way.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.443721    Longitude: -111.708696 

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