Alta-Brighton Trail is a 1.3 mile point-to-point trail located near Sandy, UT and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, mountain biking, and cross country skiing and is accessible year-round.
cross country skiing
Directions from Salt Lake City: Follow Little Cottonwood Canyon road approximately 7.9 miles from the mouth of the canyon to the Alta Guard Station. The trail begins on the east side of the Forest Service garage.