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Hike of the week: Deuel Creek North
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Deuel Creek North

Directions • Hiking in Davis County is a great way to beat the Cottonwood or Millcreek Canyon crowds without adding much time to your commute.

This trail is a bit of a challenging hike, more so than the other entrance at Deuel Creek South. It's located in Centerville, just above 100 South and Island View Drive in a residential area. At the gravel road, take the left-hand fork.

The hike begins with pretty steep climb that's exposed to the sun — don't forget the block! After about a half-mile, it drops into the canyon and continues along the creek, criss-crossed by several fun log bridges. There's even a swing that someone set up a while back with a rope and a plastic seat. The trail begins to climb again in about half-mile or so, ending in a pretty waterfall. Be careful on the way back —it's occasionally easy to lose your way, but not too hard to find the trail again.

Lindsey Whitehurst Destination Deuel Creek North

Hiking time 3 hours

Round trip miles 5.6 miles

Elevation gain 2,306 feet

Difficulty Moderate

Trail head restrooms No

Dogs allowed Yes

Bikes allowed Yes

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