Best waterfall trails in Salt Lake City, Utah

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Explore the most popular waterfall trails near Salt Lake City with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Map of waterfall trails in Salt Lake City, Utah
Top trails (7)
#1 - Grandeur Peak East Trail from Church Fork
Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest
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Length: 6 mi • Est. 3 h 24 m
If you drive up into the canyon, there is a $5 fee The trailhead starts at the end of the Church Fork picnic area road. If the picnic area is closed, park outside and walk along the picnic area road till the end to the start of the trail head. This will had 0.2 miles each way.Show more
#2 - Broads Fork Trail
Twin Peaks Wilderness
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Length: 4.9 mi • Est. 2 h 57 m
Know Before You Go. This trail accesses or travels through potential avalanche terrain. For more information and to read the daily avalanche forecast please visit: https://utahavalanchecenter.org Please Note: No dogs allowed. This lake is part of the protected Big Cottonwood Canyon watershed, so swimming in any lake or river is prohibited. This is a beautiful, steep trail following a raging creek in the spring. It has relatively little traffic, and lots of shade relative to many Salt Lake hikes. The trail ends near a pond in a high valley.Show more
#3 - Lower Mill B North Fork Trail
Mount Olympus Wilderness
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Length: 2.3 mi • Est. 1 h 32 m
Know Before You Go. This trail accesses or travels through potential avalanche terrain. For more information and to read the daily avalanche forecast please visit: https://utahavalanchecenter.orgShow more
#4 - Mill B North Fork Trail
Mount Olympus Wilderness
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Length: 9.8 mi • Est. 6 h 24 m
Know Before You Go. This trail accesses or travels through potential avalanche terrain. For more information and to read the daily avalanche forecast please visit: https://utahavalanchecenter.orgShow more
#5 - Moss Ledge Waterfall
Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest
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Length: 0.4 mi • Est. 22 m
Know Before You Go. This trail accesses or travels through potential avalanche terrain. For more information and to read the daily avalanche forecast please visit: https://utahavalanchecenter.org Short overgrown trail with some scrambling. Show more
#6 - Silver Mountain Mine via Silver Fork Trail
Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest
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Length: 5.3 mi • Est. 3 h 7 m
Know Before You Go. This trail accesses or travels through potential avalanche terrain. For more information and to read the daily avalanche forecast please visit: https://utahavalanchecenter.org Trail leads up near the abandoned Prince of Wales Mine and along the pass just east of Davenport Hill. Please be mindful of residents as trail begins on a residential road.Show more
#7 - Twin Peaks via Ferguson Canyon to Broad's Fork
Twin Peaks Wilderness
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Length: 10 mi • Est. 8 h 21 m
Know Before You Go. This trail accesses or travels through potential avalanche terrain. For more information and to read the daily avalanche forecast please visit: https://utahavalanchecenter.org This is a fantastic excursion up Ferguson Canyon around Storm Mountain.Show more