The classic Salt Lake County hike! Late summer is a great time to check it out especially if you want to explore the cave under the falls.
Directions - Big Cottonwood Cyn, Donut Falls Trailhead (note that if you go on the weekends, this place can get really packed at the trailhead. Recommend parking at the parking lot off Big Cottonwood Cyn rd and car-pooling up)
Hiking - Donut Falls - 1.5 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Salt Lake City, Utah that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. Trail 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, 1-2 Liters water, 2-4 snacks, first aid kit, hiking boots/running shoes, trekking poles (optional)
Sample Itinerary -
Hike - 9:30-11:00 am
(we love to eat donuts in the cave under the falls)