Trail Details

Little Cottonwood Trail from Little Cottonwood ParkNRide

Little Cottonwood Trail from Little Cottonwood ParkNRide

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 2.5 to 4.5 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 5.6 miles
 Elevation Gain: 1090 feet
 Main Aspect: Southwest
 Climb Rate: 389 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 7%
Notes: The trail follows the creek. It’s a great place for a person to be in nature. 1
Trail shortcuts: Waypoints  Destination  Maps/Aerial Photos  Links





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
Little Cottonwood Trail
 Elevation: 6480  Feature: Trail-Nature
Notes: The destination is the trail. Follow Little Cottonwood Creek. If you get to the east end and want more, cross the road and climb to Lisa Falls.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.571008    Longitude: -111.726391 

 WasatchHiker Map (shows trails)    
 Google Map (shows lat/lon on map)


External Links
for this trail
Route Description  UtahMountainBiking
Winter Showshoeing  SnowshoeUtah


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