Tue, Dec 19|
Salt Lake County
Snowshoeing - Willow Lake, Big Cottonwood Cyn (Beginner)
Time & Location
Dec 19, 2023, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Salt Lake County, Willow Lake, Utah 84121, USA
About the event
*This is a First-Come/First-Serve event. You will be notified by email if you got in. If you are on the waiting list, you will be notified as spots open up.
Carpooling - 9 am
Trailhead - 10 am
Snowshoe - 10-1 pm
Directions: Big Cottonwood Cyn, Utah. Willow Heights Trailhead Parking on roadside. No bathrooms.
Snowshoe - Willow Lake (Willow Heights) trail - 2.4 mile loop to a large pond. Trailhead is marked by large boulder with "Willow Heights" inscribed on the north side of the road. Dirt trail heads north for about 5 min then reaches a "T". Either way will take you to the lake. Right has several switch backs. Left crosses a bridge and then in about 2 in has a sharp right turn onto an old road. Follow up to lake. There is a trail that goes around the lake as well and through a nice aspen forest. All Trails Trip Report
Gear: Snowshoes/micro spikes (weather permitting), waterproof boots, waterproof pants, long sleeve shirt, long sleeve fleece, light waterproof jacket, hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, camelback or regular back pack, 1-2 Liters water, 3-4 snacks
Guide: Emily Hacken 801-860-4591
Base Commander: JD Hacken 801-793-1809