Snowbasin Needles Trail

MODERATE 11 reviews
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Snowbasin Needles Trail is a 15.1 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Ogden, Utah that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

DISTANCE
15.1 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
2831 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dog friendly

birding

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

Snowbasin - Needles trail is the main artery which divides into many smaller trails - Needles trail #1 (Each trail has a designated number) starts at the Snowbasin Resort and one can climb all the way to the Needles Lodge 7,000 ft of elevation change. Trails transecting from Needles including: Maples #13; Green Pond Loop #11; Porcupine #3; Sunshine #6; Last Chance loop #10; Elk Ridge 9; Becker #8; Moonshine Trees #2; Middle Bowl #7; Philpot #4; Hiking beyond the bike trail include Strawberry Trail, Ridge Trail and John Paul Trail.

hiking
1 month ago

Great hike beautiful scenery

mountain biking
1 month ago

hiking
2 months ago

Great hike.

hiking
Monday, September 05, 2016

horseback riding
Saturday, June 18, 2016

Attention horse friends: Horses not allowed on the trail. Snow basin resort security officer stopped us and said we were not allowed on this trail. Only on the dirt road that goes up the mountain. Which is all rock. If hiking though it looked really pretty.

Monday, June 13, 2016

hiking
Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Fun trail up the face of Snowbasin.

hiking
Saturday, July 12, 2014

Sunday, July 29, 2012

Saturday, July 14, 2012

Very demanding physically, but rewarded by spectacular views.