Hiking Ruth Lake in the High Uinta Mountains, Utah

December was a long month. I promised in my last blog that I'd continue with some new trails from the Uintas and here we are at last. As is the case with many people during the Christmas season, I lost track of time and focused on things other than my blog. Now, after a nearly … Continue reading Hiking Ruth Lake in the High Uinta Mountains, Utah

Sunrise at Mirror Lake in The High Uintas, Utah | A Journal Entry

Ahh, Mirror Lake! There are dozens and dozens of lakes with this name all across the country and even two lakes named Mirro Lake in Utah. It's a classic for a reason! This lake is a popular spot for camping, walking, hiking, kayaking, fishing, paddle boarding, and collecting wild mushrooms. It's also the spot of … Continue reading Sunrise at Mirror Lake in The High Uintas, Utah | A Journal Entry

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.

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!