Hardware Ranch Wildlife Management Area

EASY 4 reviews

Hardware Ranch Wildlife Management Area is a 0.5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Logan, UT that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round.

0.5 miles Out & Back

kid friendly



fly fishing


off road driving

scenic driving



no dogs

Hardware Ranch is both fun and educational. During winter months, a trip makes a great outing that will provide the whole family with the memorable experience of viewing wild Rocky Mountain elk up close. During the summer, the area provides great opportunities for outdoor recreation. Hardware Ranch provides healthy habitats that support sustainable wildlife populations, and to increase public awareness and stewardship of Utah's wildlife. Hardware Ranch also contains approximately 15 miles of fishable streams and rivers with several types of trout. The waters are open for fishing throughout the year with appropriate Utah fishing licenses.

5 months ago

Fun place to go in the winter to take a sleigh ride and see the elk.

scenic driving
10 months ago

Go in the winter and take the sleigh ride and see elk up close

1 year ago

A wonderful place to take a drive to. I have been here many times, during all times of the year. There are plenty of outdoor activities for all.

nature trips
1 year ago

Have been to this area many times, and in all seasons. Winter provides wildlife viewing of the elk, grab a sleigh ride and get within a few feet of these impressive animals. Bring your snowmobiles and travel for miles and miles on the groomed trails provided in the area. Summer time I bring my ATV to this area and ride all around the Management area, but not in it. Have camped in this are several times over the years.