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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 3 days ago
Lake Placid, New York
Great Dog Friendly Hikes

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

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Marlynne P
Salt Lake City, Utah
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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
+1 801-483-5473
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Reviewed 3 days ago

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.

Thank kenny94
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

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

1  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.

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

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

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.

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

Thank KathyP2410
Reviewed March 27, 2018

Dogs are only aloud on upper canyon on Odd Days. This is how I remember: Odd has a "D" in it, same as Dog. Even has four leters, same as Bike. Odd days=Dog Days Even days=Bike days

1  Thank Nicholas K
Reviewed March 5, 2018

This canyon is just spectacular. It's such a short drive from downtown. It is filled with picnic spots, hiking areas, biking areas etc. There is a beautiful river flowing through it that creates one of the most picturesque places in SLC. In the spring, summer...More

Thank CXCaptainswife
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