Centerville Peak Trail

HARD 35 reviews

Centerville Peak Trail is a 6 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Centerville, Utah that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs and horses are also able to use this trail.

DISTANCE
6.0 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
2139 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dog friendly

backpacking

birding

hiking

horseback riding

nature trips

trail running

walking

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wild flowers

wildlife

Centerville Peak rises 2500 feet above the town of Centerville in Davis County. One of the major advantage of hiking in the foothills of the northern Wasatch is virtually year around accessibility. Utah's extraordinary winter provides extreme snow fall in the higher mountains and mild winters on the lower western slopes. Depending on the snow conditions this trail can be hiked during much of the winter. The trail on Centerville peak is pleasant for hiking or biking. Several switch backs allow for a steady climb without being too steep. From the top of Centerville Peak the view of the Great Salt Lake is breathtaking. From the peak the trail continues all the way to Skyline Road.

hiking
1 month ago

this trail can be much longer than 6 miles if you want it to be, not sure why its listed as 6 on the site. round trip is roughly ~15 miles

hiking
10 months ago

Good workout, excellent views. Great place to see very old mountain mahogany. Contrary to the description, winter travel can be quite difficult when trail crosses over to the north facing slope of Parrish Canyon at 5200' and 5700'.

hiking
11 months ago

Very convenient for me to hit after work. Love the views. Excellent workout trail.

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

I love this trail. Done it tons of times. the best is to do it in the evening, especially on July 4th so you can watch all the fireworks from above.

trail running
Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Great run. Super smooth trail and well taken care of. Can't wait to get up there again!

backpacking
Saturday, December 24, 2016

It's 3 miles to the peak box on a map but with all the dips and rises it's more. If you keep following the trail past there it gets majestic. Follows the spine of the mountain through big oak groves that block the sun to flowery meadows that bloom early spring. You can follow it through to skyline drive and hike all they way to Morgan if you want. Great if you don't follow the route on the description

Friday, September 02, 2016

This trail is very skinny most of the way and it's not very majestic at all.

hiking
Friday, July 08, 2016

It was ok. Wasn't super fun

Friday, May 13, 2016

There's no end, at 4 and a half miles I hit snow and turned back.

hiking
Monday, April 25, 2016

Great hike. Still snow starting about a third of a mile from the top.

hiking
Monday, July 06, 2015

One of my favorites. This is strenuous but well worth the view at sunset.

hiking
Sunday, March 01, 2015

We hiked this one almost all the way up.... I think we missed the peak though and turned around. There were some snow and ice patches but mostly rock and dirt. It was fun!

Thursday, February 05, 2015

Not too bad. Sun exposure for most of the hike. Its better in the early spring or fall( IMO). my favorite part is getting up on the peak to get another view of Deuel Creek to the South.

hiking
Wednesday, August 01, 2012

This is a great exercise close to home. The switch backs are a great workout but not too steep. Don't plan on any shade the entire hike is very exposed on the ridge line.

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Tuesday, February 21, 2017

snowshoeing
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