Exploring Tooele’s Skyline Ridge Trail: A Springtime Adventure

Mar 18, 2024 | News

As spring breathes life into the great outdoors, Tooele County welcomes hikers, bikers, and nature enthusiasts to explore its newest footpath—the Skyline Ridge Trail. Stretching approximately 4 ½ miles, this trail is a collaborative masterpiece between Tooele County and the City, promising a natural sanctuary for locals and visitors alike.

The Journey Begins: From Wigwam Park to Settlement Canyon Reservoir

Commencing its journey from Wigwam Park in Tooele, the Skyline Ridge Trail winds its way along the mountain north of the Settlement Canyon Reservoir. The trail’s diverse terrain caters to a range of activities, from leisurely walks to exhilarating mountain biking and serene horse rides. This trail promises scenic beauty for both locals and visitors. Tooele County’s majestic mountains and peaks add to the landscape.

Panoramic Views and Hidden Treasures: A Trailblazer’s Paradise

Spanning approximately 4 ½ miles, the Skyline Ridge Trail unveils panoramic views that will leave every trailblazer awestruck. As you navigate the trail, hidden gems of natural beauty reveal themselves, making each step a discovery and each moment a celebration of the great outdoors.

Dark Trail Access: Where Adventure Awaits

One of the trail’s appealing features is its exit near the RV camp in Settlement Canyon, providing access to the Dark Trail. This interconnected adventure promises unforgettable experiences and panoramic views that elevate the outdoor enthusiast’s journey.

Tranquility in Nature: Exclusively Non-Motorized

To ensure an intimate and peaceful experience, the Skyline Ridge Trail is exclusively non-motorized. The deliberate choice to limit motorized activities enhances the tranquility of the trail, allowing hikers, bikers, and equestrians to connect with nature undisturbed.

Plan Your Adventure: Trail Maps, Tips, and More

As you plan your springtime adventure, consider the Skyline Ridge Trail as your gateway to the natural beauty of Tooele County. For trail maps, tips, and the latest updates, visit tooeletrails.com or reach out to the Parks and Recreation departments for Tooele County and City.
Welcome spring, breathe in the fresh mountain air, and let the Skyline Ridge Trail be your backdrop for a season of exploration and discovery. Every step is an invitation to celebrate the wonders of Tooele’s great outdoors!