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Hiking Mount Millicent

Bagging the peak gets you outstanding views of the Brighton Lakes area.

The Brighton Resort area is a great place to hike when summer heats up the valley. Wide trails, easy navigation and gorgeous views are the name of the game up here. If you don’t have a full day but want…

Mountain biking the Wasatch Crest Trail

After "The Fin," the trail becomes Great Western Trail and descends into Millcreek Canyon.

The Wasatch Crest Trail is probably the most famous mountain biking route in the Salt Lake area. There are many good reasons for its legendary status, such as an extremely well maintained single track, incredible views of Big Cottonwood Canyon…

Rock climbing Bong Eater Buttress

Bong Eater Buttress, as seen from the access trail. The classic Bong Eater climb is located in the shadowed corner.

Who wouldn’t want to climb at a place called Bong Eater? The Bong Eater Buttress is located in Little Cottonwood Canyon and is the first major rock outcrop on the north side of the canyon. The centerpiece route on this…