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Cecret Lake

A wonderful family hike to beautiful alpine lake in the Little Cottonwood Canyons Albion Basin
Rating: 4 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Easy
Length: 2.5 miles
Duration: Half day
Family Friendly

Overview:  This is a very short 1 mile hike to a beautiful alpine lake in the Albion Basin region near Alta and Snowbird Ski Resorts. This area ... more »

Tips:  Directions:
From I-15 in Sandy, UT take exit #298 and head east on Highway 209 for 7 miles to where it joins 210 (Little Cottonwood... more »

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Points of Interest

1. Trailhead

It is just a short 1 mile from here to the lake. Parking here may be difficult on crowded weekends.

2. Cecret/Secret Lake

You have arrived at the alpine lake! This is a protected watershed for Salt Lake City so you shouldn't swim in the lake although you probably won't want to because the water is freezing. Instead, just take lots of photos of the lake and the surrounding peaks... and your family!