I-15 N take exit 291 onto 12300 S. Turn right on 11645 S. /Wasatch Blvd. 4.4 mi. Turn right onto Little Cottonwood Rd. Turn right on Granite Slope Dr. and you are there. Granite Trailhead.
Hike Bells Canyon - Classic, beautiful 4.5 mi. out an back trail that offers a little bit of everything to see - features a lake, waterfall and city views. A bit steep at the last 1/3 mi but worth it. Well maintained trail. Trip Report.
Gear - Hiking pants, synthetic T-shirt, long sleeve synthetic top, long sleeve fleece, light waterproof jacket, hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, camelback or regular back pack with waist belt, 2 Liters water, 4 snacks, first aid kit, hiking boots/running shoes, trekking poles (optional), ice cleats (optional).
Trailhead - 10:00 am
Hike - 10:00-12:00 pm
Home - around 100 pm