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Mill Creek Canyon is beautiful, it always has been.

As a child and teen-ager I was always going up Millcreek Canyon. I hadn't been in a long time, it... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Joanne H
Salt Lake City, Utah
Absolutely beautiful!

Awesome places to hike and great picnic areas! I like how they charge to use the canyon. Watch out... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
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Scenic canyon for all seasons, offering hiking and biking in the summer and cross-country skiing and snow shoeing in winter.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a child and teen-ager I was always going up Millcreek Canyon. I hadn't been in a long time, it was an awaited event, when we went up again a week ago. We went up for my nephew's wedding reception and buffet. The hills were...More

Thank Joanne H
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Awesome places to hike and great picnic areas! I like how they charge to use the canyon. Watch out for road bikers as they think they are the most important people on the road.

Thank Elk1111
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful moderate hike through tall and elegant pines and aspen trees. Go past Dog Lake and breathe the fresh air! Views are incredible! Park at the end of Millcreek Canyon Rd where there is a restroom and ample parking IF you go early in the...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Nice little hike to get out in some nature. Beautiful scenery. Bring water with you. Dogs are allowed

Thank MAR319
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

It's a beautiful and amazing place to visit with family or even alone. During winter times it is also nice place skiing.

1  Thank manojmishra10
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Salt lake has a lot of beautiful territory around it in its canyons. Mill creek is in many ways the most peaceful; there is no resort at the top that attracts traffic. It's hikeable. It has picnic areas and a cold stream. Mill Creek is...More

Thank KathyP2410
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Dogs are only aloud on upper canyon on Odd Days. This is how I remember: Odd has a "D" in it, same as Dog. Even has four leters, same as Bike. Odd days=Dog Days Even days=Bike days

1  Thank Nicholas K
Reviewed 6 March 2018

This canyon is just spectacular. It's such a short drive from downtown. It is filled with picnic spots, hiking areas, biking areas etc. There is a beautiful river flowing through it that creates one of the most picturesque places in SLC. In the spring, summer...More

Thank CXCaptainswife
Reviewed 26 January 2018

First of all, the weather has been weird as we didn't get so much snow since last December. I have been in Utah almost for three years, and this time is the abruptest snow we had. All of sudden we got snow last weekend. Yay!...More

Thank Normaliza I
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Summer time, this is perhaps the best place in SLC canyons for picnicking. Short or long hikes possible. Dogs are OK whereas they are Not allowed in Big/Little Cottonwood Canyons due to watershed. Have to pay entrance fees. Fall drive for color is good most...More

Thank Kurt H
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10 October 2018|
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Response from Joanne H | Reviewed this property |
The fee station is open July1st - Nov 1st. (Closed to motorized vehicles during the winter season.)
28 December 2015|
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Response from misseswissy | Reviewed this property |
Yes, if you can get there, you should be able to use them.