Backpacking to Jordan Lake via the East Fork Duchesne River Trail, High Uintas, UT

Ahh, the beauty of this trip! This was an excellent backpacking trip in Utah, and the first trip I did overnight without my car out West. I know, sounds a little weird right? I wish I'd gotten out backpacking years earlier during my time in Utah but, as it turned out, that just wasn't in … Continue reading Backpacking to Jordan Lake via the East Fork Duchesne River Trail, High Uintas, UT

Hiking Jordan Lake in the High Uintas Wilderness, Utah

a day. This trail is 14.8 miles roundtrip with 1,600 feet of elevation change, concluding at the scenic Jordan Lake

Hiking Island Lake Loop in the Uinta Mountains, Utah

Island Lake is one of the best lakes in the Uintas. If you're looking for solitude in the mountains, you'll find it here.

Hiking Bald Mountain in the High Uinta Wilderness, Utah

Bald Mountain is a fun hike for some great views! Standing at a total elevation of 11,947 feet, you'll feel on top of the world!

Hoover Lake, Shepard Lake, and Fehr Lake in the Uinta Mountains, Utah

This is a short, easy day hike or a very short intro-level backpacking hike. Take some water, snacks, and a camera!