Hiking Blog - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/Blogs/hiking Stories from The Salt Lake Tribune &copy; 2014 The Associated Press, The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Learn more about our privacy policy: http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy. en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Photos: Utah Hikes of the Week from spring and summer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogshiking/58190722-150/summer-week-com-facebook.html.csp With summer more than half finished, we decided to look at where we’ve hiked. Here is a collection of 2014 Hike of the Week photos from the spring and summer. Look for Hike of the Week every Thursday in your newspaper and sltrib.com. You can also follow us on Twitter at @UtahHikes and on our Facebook page. — Nate Carlisle With summer more than half finished, we decided to look at where we’ve hiked. Here is a collection of 2014 Hike of the Week photos from the spring and summer. Look for Hike of the Week every Thursday in your newspaper and sltrib.com. You can also follow us on Twitter at @UtahHikes and on our Facebook page. — Nate Carlisle <img src="http://mngislctrib.112.2O7.net/b/ss/mngislctrib/1/H.17--NS/0?&pageName=RSS" height="1" width="1" border="0" alt=""/> 58190722@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 09:24:31 MDT Utah hike of the week: Shingle Creek Trail — Uinta Mountains http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogshiking/58216188-150/creek-shingle-trail-lake.html.csp Directions • Remember to purchase your recreation pass at the Forest Service office in Kamas, 50 E. Center St., or at the self-pay stations along Highway 150. To reach the trail head from Kamas, take Highway 150 east for 9.8 miles. A few hundred yards past the turn for Shingle Creek Campground is the sign for Shingle Creek Trail. It’s on the north side of the road. A short gravel road will take you to the trail head. The Shingle Creek Trail is a mix of steep and gradual ascents through fores... Directions • Remember to purchase your recreation pass at the Forest Service office in Kamas, 50 E. Center St., or at the self-pay stations along Highway 150. To reach the trail head from Kamas, take Highway 150 east for 9.8 miles. A few hundred yards past the turn for Shingle Creek Campground is the sign for Shingle Creek Trail. It’s on the north side of the road. A short gravel road will take you to the trail head. The Shingle Creek Trail is a mix of steep and gradual ascents through fores... 58216188@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 09:24:31 MDT Photos: Hikers tweeted from the trail on Pioneer Day http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogshiking/58227892-150/tweets-utah-pioneer-storify.html.csp On the 24th of July, a lot of people in Utah did what the pioneers did — walk over rugged terrain and up mountains. Here are some of the photos they tweeted. Tag us in your hiking tweets this summer: @Utahhikes. On the 24th of July, a lot of people in Utah did what the pioneers did — walk over rugged terrain and up mountains. Here are some of the photos they tweeted. Tag us in your hiking tweets this summer: @Utahhikes. 58227892@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 09:24:31 MDT Utah Hike of the week: Emigration Canyon to Wagner Spring and hilltop http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogshiking/58237044-150/east-north-alberty-erin.html.csp Note • Our hikers couldn’t make it onto the trails this week. This is a Hike of the Week that ran May 6, 2012. Getting there • The trailhead is across the street from Hogle Zoo, just east of This Is the Place Heritage Park in Salt Lake City. There is parking at the trailhead and along Sunnyside Avenue. Directions • This is a short, mostly shaded hike perfect to squeeze in before or after work. Navigation is easy: Just bear right. From the trailhead, take the east (right) branch and go uphil... Note • Our hikers couldn’t make it onto the trails this week. This is a Hike of the Week that ran May 6, 2012. Getting there • The trailhead is across the street from Hogle Zoo, just east of This Is the Place Heritage Park in Salt Lake City. There is parking at the trailhead and along Sunnyside Avenue. Directions • This is a short, mostly shaded hike perfect to squeeze in before or after work. Navigation is easy: Just bear right. From the trailhead, take the east (right) branch and go uphil... 58237044@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 09:24:31 MDT