Bell Canyon Trail - Hike and Snowshoe near Sandy, Utah
~Bell Canyon Trail, Sandy, UT 84092, USA,Sandy,Utah
40.571788, -111.796659
2.3 miles E of Sandy, Utah
Address: ~Bell Canyon Trail, Sandy, UT 84092, USA
GPS: 40°34'18.4"N 111°47'48.0"W
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State: Utah
Trail Length: 4.00 miles
Trail Type: Out & Back

Hike and Snowshoe

This hike runs up Bell Canyon, past a scenic reservoir, and up to a beautiful waterfall. Along the way you get majestic views of the Salt Lake Valley.

The canyon is located on the east side of the valley, above the community of Sandy. Wildlife is commonly seen along this trail, including mountain goats in rocky areas. Some do portions of this trail in winter using snowshoes.

Lower Falls:

  • Length: about 4 miles round trip
  • Difficulty: moderate

 

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  1. Plan Ahead and Prepare
  2. Travel & camp on durable surfaces
  3. Dispose of waste properly
  4. Leave what you find
  5. Minimize campfire impacts
  6. Respect wildlife
  7. Be considerate of other visitors

Directions

From Sandy, Utah

  1. Head east on E Sego Lily Dr toward S 1900 E (0.9 mi)
  2. Turn left onto S 2300 E/Eastdell Dr (1.1 mi)
  3. Turn right onto UT-209 E/Little Cottonwood Rd (1.7 mi)
  4. Turn right (217 ft)
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The trailhead is located at about 10245 South on Wasatch Blvd. It is clearly signed. The trail runs east up the mountain, initially following a dirt road.

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ochampenois

1/16/18 3:51 pm 8/19/17
The trail took the entire day but it is so worth it! There was still snow in some places and it was absolutely gorgeous!
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