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Address: Salt Lake City, UT
Activities: Hiking
Description: Scenic canyon for all seasons, offering hiking and biking in the summer...
Scenic canyon for all seasons, offering hiking and biking in the summer and cross-country skiing and snow shoeing in winter.
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Nice Drive......

This is an awesome drive in the Fall. Leaves turning colors and some nice places to eat along the way. I lived in SLC for 35 years and would ride my motorcycle up this canyon in... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 12, 2014
TucsonGrammy
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Tucson, Arizona
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Tucson, Arizona
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71 reviews 71 reviews
46 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

This is an awesome drive in the Fall. Leaves turning colors and some nice places to eat along the way. I lived in SLC for 35 years and would ride my motorcycle up this canyon in the Fall.

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Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
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36 reviews 36 reviews
29 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

You pay when you come out the Canyon only, per car, but Scouts go for free, because of the Scout camps that are located there, and they will have a pass. A creek runs right next to the road and there are many trails you can choose from to climb, it is a very nice drive also, but watch for... More 

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aspd3815900
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127 reviews 127 reviews
29 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Just a quick exit of 215 and 3900 south and you are there. Suddenly you are in the mountains. Have to pay to get in but it's reasonable. Find a table at one of many picnic spots, light a fire and enjoy chillin'

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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10 reviews 10 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The trail head that leads to Dog lake is at the end top of Millcreek Canyon. There are two trails that make go to the lake. The hike is beautiful, crosses across the creek several times and has great views. The lake is nice but not nearly as nice as the hike itself. Dogs can be off leash on odd... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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390 reviews 390 reviews
176 attraction reviews
222 helpful votes 222 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I grew up in this canyon and love the trails. This fishing is great as well. They don't get too big but it is a fun place to go.

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West Valley City, Utah
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36 reviews 36 reviews
26 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We hiked the pipeline trail (starting at Church Fork -- which is a GREAT picnic area in and of itself) in Mill Creek with our six children (ages 4 - 14) and really loved it. Aside from a brief uphill climb at the start of the hike the trail was fairly flat. There was shade on occasion and regular, lovely... More 

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Cottonwood Heights
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33 reviews 33 reviews
8 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I initially thought Millcreek would be the perfect place to take my dogs on hikes knowing there are designated on-leash days and being so close to home, however I was wrong. Being an extremely responsible dog owner of a controversial breed I make it a point to only take my dogs (Pit Bulls) on the on-leash days. My dogs both... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

My friend and I decided to go for a drive and ended up at the Mill Creek Canyon. I love the tranquility and the scenery. There are so many trails and picnic areas along the main drive. There is a restaurant called the Log Haven, but only opens for dinner I think... I went there during one winter but I... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Nice drive, nice hikes, dog lake is cool, the restaurant 1/2 way up is amazing...I can't recall the name right now, it's $$$. Mill Creek is a perfect few hours trip to bring visitors to or if you are itching to get out of the house. I have been to a few weddings up there as well and it seems... More 

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Los Angeles
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68 reviews 68 reviews
10 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

It is just such a lovely little canyon - so peaceful and beautiful. It is a perfect place to sit quiet and enjoy what the world has to share.

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