We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Skyline Trail

Ogden, UT
Improve this listing
Ranked #9 of 29 Attractions in Ogden
Type: Biking Trails
Activities: Mountain biking
Description: This singletrack trail crosses the Wasatch Front, a line of mountains rising sharply from the surrounding valley.
Write a Review

10 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    8
    2
    0
    0
    0
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Kettering, Ohio
Top Contributor
307 reviews 307 reviews
41 attraction reviews
182 helpful votes 182 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

A perfect late summer day was spent walking up the hill (with a great piece of pie at the top), followed by an even better stroll back down to town. Worth the time.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
12 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

This is a great trail for hiking and even better for biking. Bikers and hikers have dedicated trails that offer a challenge as well as places to stop and appreciate the views from above. There's a waterfall canyon worth seeing and if your lucky some wild life along the way. We walked the loop in about 1.5 hours including rests... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Ogden, Utah
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

You cannot find a city in the USA (except for Boulder, Colorado) that has as spectacuar an array of trails right in the back yard of the city. In fact the mountains to the east are more than Boulder as far as height from bottom to top. The good thing is that the city of Ogden is affordable and not... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Liberty, Utah
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

Great access and parking at trail heads with great views of Ogden Canyon, Upper Ogden Valley, and the greater Ogden area - including the Great Salt Lake.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dunedin, Florida
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

This is a great day hike in the Ogden area. Snow still at top of mountain Memorial Day weekend so if you want to make it to the top, wear your hiking boots. Great views, great change in terrain. Takes about 7-8 hours round trip, so pack a great lunch and a blanket. We usually stop in the (heavenly) pine... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Salt Lake City, Utah
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

I use this trail everyday. It's a challenging hike but not so hard that you can't do it. It is pretty steep in areas. But a very beautiful hike. It's rattlesnake haven so be watchful of where you walk. I have almost stepped on 2 in the last 2 years.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Marbleton, Wyoming
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
23 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

I must admit that I've only hiked portions of the trail. Those portions were easy, well maintained and led to other adventures for our family- we letter box. The trails are easy enough that our two year old hiked them no problem. The views beautiful!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Huntsville
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
4 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2012

I love hiking this trail, from either direction, at all times of the year. Last winter was fairly mild, so I hiked the south end (south facing) several times with no need for snowshoes. Fall is my absolute favorite time to hike this trail in order to enjoy the foliage! Don't like that motorcycles are allowed though, and you do... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ogden, Utah
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
15 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2012

Traffic depends on which trailhead you start up, but generally the trail is clean and easily followed. Dog friendly, too.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2011 via mobile

Enjoy these trails for jogging, biking and hiking. Several canyons to hike up and can reach the peak for spectacular views. Fun in sumer and in winter. Waterfall canyon is fun. Several geocaches are hidden on the trails and canyons for additional fun. My kids like playing in the streams in the summer.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Skyline Trail also viewed

 
Ogden, Wasatch Range
Ogden, Wasatch Range
 

Been to Skyline Trail? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Do you own or manage Skyline Trail?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing