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Mill Creek Canyon

Salt Lake City, UT
+1 801-483-5473
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Pinches to one narrow lane

Lovely mountain flowers and air but we did find it impossible to go up the hill with the truck at... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lawrence, Kansas
via mobile
Nice Hikes, Picnics, and Scenery at Mill Creek Canyon; Superb Dinner at Log Haven

We went to Mill Creek Canyon over 4th of July weekend. Its a very scenic canyon with a nice creek... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2017
Fremont, California
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Scenic canyon for all seasons, offering hiking and biking in the summer and cross-country skiing and snow shoeing in winter.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“picnic area” (6 reviews)
Salt Lake City, UT
+1 801-483-5473
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely mountain flowers and air but we did find it impossible to go up the hill with the truck at the top, so just turn around!

Thank desertkidz
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We went to Mill Creek Canyon over 4th of July weekend. Its a very scenic canyon with a nice creek (Mil Creek); picnic grounds, and good places to hike and bike. We also enjoyed a superb dinner at Log Haven. Its one of the most...More

Thank mini
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

We went up the canyon for just a quick drive at the end of a date night. When you drive in you pass the entrance shack and are directed to pay on your way out. Driving around we noticed A LOT of litter, many of...More

4  Thank DanielandKristina
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Mill Creek Canyon has been one of my favorite places to hike, bike and picnic my entire life. The toll they charge has been a great way to keep the canyon clean and keep the riffraff out. Log Heaven restaurant is one of the best...More

Thank funnytraveler1
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We drove, drove, and drove to find a picnic area. The place we finally found was closed. We ended up parking a distance from the closed picnic area and carried our food to a picnic table. The area was beautiful if it had been mowed...More

Thank carla7984
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Putting in the toll booth and closing it down at 10:00 PM is the best thing to ever happen for Millcreek Canyon and those of us that love it so much. Although there are lots of improved picnic spots it remains relatively quiet and peaceful,...More

2  Thank D J W
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Odd days are dog days. Dogs are allowed off leash! Parking can be an issue because this canyon is popular.

Thank CathySLC
Reviewed 1 January 2017

My cousins who live in SLC recommended this hike. We did the desolation trail which was a very short hike but really lovely. A bit difficult in several parts and turns due to snow and we didn't have chains under our shoes so we were...More

Thank Heliana M
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I went running/jogging here one evening at sunset and it was really beautiful. Quiet, serene, great views of the mountains and greater Salt Lake.

Thank Katie M
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Great drive at anytime - Winter access to cross country ski and snow shoe hiking - Summer get out of the valley heat and hiking - Fall leaves - Pet friendly with alternate day off leash

Thank sundevil27
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