Little Cottonwood Canyon

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30 mi 49 km

Runs

35 mi 56 km

Trails

27

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Easy Trails
3 Trails
Intermediate Trails
9 Trails
Hard Trails
7 Trails

Food & Drink

After the Run: Local Favorites

Royal India Order the Chicken Madras!
10263 S 1300 E, Sandy UT — (801) 572-6123
Black Bear Diner GREAT portions and great kids meals, and one of the best breakfasts anywhere!
1966 E 9400 S, Sandy UT — (801) 571-7026
Zaxby's Chicken Fingers & Buffalo Wings Customer service is on point!
9400 S Highland Dr, Sandy UT — (801) 572-5851
Costa Vida My family loves the creamy cilantro dressing so I always buy more to take home.
Cottonwood Heights Cafe the Mediterranean omlet is the best!
Cafe Rio Mexican Grill Eat the food here! It's delicious!
Cafe Zupas I got the new Mediterranean Turkey. Very good. Also really enjoyed the Thai Lobster Curry soup. I love Zupas.
Fratelli Ristorante Get the Fratelli Pizza. Wowza! :)
Salt City Burgers If you like the taste of lava get the fire burger.
Mt Fuji Sushi Bar & Grill Slowest service ever!!!
8650 S 1300 E, Sandy UT — (801) 432-8962
Cafe Trang Everything, from the bahn-mi to the red curry is very tasty and quickly prepared
1442 E Draper Pkwy, Draper UT — (801) 571-3888
Taste Of Punjab I absolutely love the na'an
1241 E 8600 S, Sandy UT — (801) 256-3500
Szechuan Garden Delicious, as always. Scallion Pancakes are a must have.
1275 E 8600 S, Sandy UT — (801) 233-0027
Cafe Zupas Hit some New England Clam Chowder up! No mix-in needed.
Dasks Careful -- they use so much oil! Jim and I are stained
Chick-fil-A Banana pudding milkshake=heaven!
10090 S State St, Sandy UT — (801) 563-9716
Bandits' American Grill My husband gives Bandits a 6/10 & says the BBQ is nothing special & the chicken was a little dry. I liked the Caesar salad & french fries!
Café Trio Rosemary flatbread!
La Casa del Mole The fajitas are amazing! Great service too!

Areas Within Little Cottonwood Canyon

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Trails in Little Cottonwood Canyon - 15

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1.4 mi 2.2 km
#1 Mt. Superior Trail
Alta, UT
1.4 mi 2.2 km Alta, UT
Unknown
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Alta, UT
5.2 mi 8.4 km Alta, UT
Minor Issues
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Muddy, Snowy - Higher elevations are very wet and snowy.
5 days ago
4.9 mi 8.0 km
#3 Bells Canyon Trail
Granite, UT
4.9 mi 8.0 km Granite, UT
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
33 days ago
Alta, UT
2.3 mi 3.7 km Alta, UT
Minor Issues
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Muddy, Snowy, Fallen Trees - 3/4 snow to the lake. Lots of water.
23 days ago
0.8 mi 1.4 km
#5 Cecret Lake Trail
Alta, UT
0.8 mi 1.4 km Alta, UT
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Alta, UT
1.4 mi 2.2 km Alta, UT
Unknown
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1.6 mi 2.6 km
#7 Catherine's Pass
Alta, UT
1.6 mi 2.6 km Alta, UT
Bad / Closed
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Snowy
10 days ago
Alta, UT
0.6 mi 1.0 km Alta, UT
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Alta, UT
1.2 mi 1.9 km Alta, UT
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Alta, UT
1.3 mi 2.1 km Alta, UT
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Alta, UT
3.2 mi 5.1 km Alta, UT
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Alta, UT
1.5 mi 2.4 km Alta, UT
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Alta, UT
2.7 mi 4.3 km Alta, UT
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Alta, UT
3.7 mi 6.0 km Alta, UT
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Alta, UT
2.9 mi 4.6 km Alta, UT
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