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Hiking and Drinking Coffee

It's been a while since my last visit to Mill Creek Canyon. This year I went there a few times... read more

Reviewed January 2, 2019
Normaliza I
Salt Lake City, Utah
Right outside of the city

Mill Creek has great hiking, mountain biking and ski trails just out of the city. A little... read more

Reviewed November 14, 2018
Lake Placid, New York
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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.
Salt Lake City, UT
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy trails for the whole family. Beautiful scenery. Accessible. Will definitely be back again with the family.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank shiskittles
Reviewed January 2, 2019

It's been a while since my last visit to Mill Creek Canyon. This year I went there a few times; during the fall and winter. I never get tired of it. Every time I came here I enjoyed the beauty and the fresh air I...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Normaliza I
Reviewed November 14, 2018

Mill Creek has great hiking, mountain biking and ski trails just out of the city. A little elevation gets you clean air and so convenient to get to.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kenny94
Reviewed October 17, 2018

This canyon allows dogs and has some good hikes with them. There are also some good mountain bike trails.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Marlynne P
Reviewed September 12, 2018

As a child and teen-ager I was always going up Millcreek Canyon. I hadn't been in a long time, it was an awaited event, when we went up again a week ago. We went up for my nephew's wedding reception and buffet. The hills were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Joanne H
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Awesome places to hike and great picnic areas! I like how they charge to use the canyon. Watch out for road bikers as they think they are the most important people on the road.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Elk1111
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful moderate hike through tall and elegant pines and aspen trees. Go past Dog Lake and breathe the fresh air! Views are incredible! Park at the end of Millcreek Canyon Rd where there is a restroom and ample parking IF you go early in the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank S3056YMsusanm
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Nice little hike to get out in some nature. Beautiful scenery. Bring water with you. Dogs are allowed

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MAR319
Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

It's a beautiful and amazing place to visit with family or even alone. During winter times it is also nice place skiing.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank manojmishra10
Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

Salt lake has a lot of beautiful territory around it in its canyons. Mill creek is in many ways the most peaceful; there is no resort at the top that attracts traffic. It's hikeable. It has picnic areas and a cold stream. Mill Creek is...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank KathyP2410
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