For this hike, there are two approaches, both of which I have done. I'll display both of them below, and then give my recommendation at the end!
The Panorama Trail is a 2.9 roundtrip loop with 262 feet of elevation gain located in Kodachrome Basin State Park, Utah. It features some beautiful wildflowers, breathtaking vista points, and fantastic desert rock formations. This trail is best used from March until November, but avoid hiking in the heat of the day during the summer months if able. Dogs are able to use this trail, but must be kept on leash. All waste must be packed out.
Lisa Falls is a neat falls flowing over slickrock towering well over 30 feet tall! It feautres spectacular views of Little Cottonwood Canyon, and is also a common slab for rock climbing. The trail itself is short: 0.3 miles as reported on AllTrails, and approximately 100 feet of elevation change. This is a very short … Continue reading Lisa Falls in Little Cottonwood Canyon, Utah
The Little Cottonwood Creek Trail is a 9-mile trail that starts neat Temple Quarry at the bottom of Little Cottonwood Canyon (LCC) and ends at the Tanner Flat campground. It features approximately 1800 feet of elevation gain, and is open for hiking, walking, trail running, and mountain biking,
Perhaps one of Big Cottonwood Canyons best kept secrets, Hidden Falls is a gorgeous waterfall just off the side of the road near the Lake Blanche trailhead. It features a waterfall, and is good for all skill levels and abilities.