Submitted by members of the Back Country Horsemen of Utah
Disclaimer: The following trail description was kindly submitted by BCHU horsemen. Use this information at your own risk. As with all horse related activities, trail riding is a sport with a considerable amount of inherent danger and risk. No guarantee is either stated or implied that you will find any of the information listed below to be accurate.
Name of trail: Yellow Fork Canyon
Name of trailhead: Yellow Fork Trailhead
Property manager: Salt Lake County
Park name: Yellow Fork
Camping restrictions: No Camping
How easy is this trail: Easy: some steep climbing
Surface: Dirt, sand, dirt road, 8 miles of trail
Features: Yellow Fork Creek runs all year
Obstacles: Nothing major
Animals need to be: Reasonable condition
Normal ranges of comfort Spring, early summer, fall
Current level of use: Bikers, hikers, minimal ATV
Completion of route: 1.5 to 2.5 hours
Insects: Tolerable most all the time
Directions: Southwest corner of
Remember always to use your best judgement. Always take a moment to consider the suitability the weather, trail conditions, your horsemanship skills, the skill of those in your party, and perhaps most important...the physical and mental condition of your horses before each trip.
Safe Trails !!!