Ahh, a yearly hike for me, it seems. Sunset Peak is one of those hikes I return to year after year, season after season. It holds one of my favorite views in the Wasatch and was one of the first major summits I did here as well. However, I had never hiked this trail at … Continue reading Hiking Sunset Peak in Utah at Sunset
So, full disclosure, I didn't actually backpack this hike with all my friends, but all of them did! I went along with them for the hike up as a "guide" of sorts and helped out. My friend decided to run some backpacking basics trips this summer and this was the first trip with a bunch … Continue reading Backpacking Lake Catherine Near Brighton, Utah
Arghh!! Over a week without a new post and I'm so behind!! This past June and July have been absolutely bonkers with travel to different parts of the country. It's incredible how easy it is to lose my spot on my blog - I'll go hard for a few weeks or a few days and … Continue reading Hiking Cecret Lake & Albion Meadows In Alta, Utah
This hike is fun in early spring. With snowmelt crashing down into the many streams and main river, there's plenty of white noise to block out any road sounds.
This trail is super gorgeous! The 3.8-mile trail rises out from the foothills into a decently thick forest with lots of shade. You'll be walking next to a small stream for most of the ascent and descent.