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TRAIL WORK DATES – SUMMER/FALL 2022

On June 15, 2022, Posted by , In General Information,Trail News,Volunteer, With No Comments

Tuesday, June 28th, 5:30 PM – Location:  Oakley Trail Park. Description: Finish spring maintenance on Oakley Trail Park. For location, go to google maps, type in ‘Oakley Trail Park.’ Bring gloves if you have them, sunblock, hat, water. Please email Corey Dutton to sign up at: [email protected] , or call/text…

South Summit County Weekend Trail Report

We recently broke ground on Phase 2 of the Slate Creek MTB trail in the Uintas (pictured here!) We ask you to stay out of new construction areas, lots of sharp machinery and tools in random locations! This new phase will make the trail 14.75 miles in distance so it…

South Summit County Weekend Trail Report

Hello trail lovers, We just broke ground on phase 2 of the Slate Creek MTB trail in the Uintas and ask you to avoid new construction areas. Here’s your weekend trail report: <Oakley Trail & Seymour Canyon (Hike/Horse): gtg <Oakley Trail Park (MTB): gtg. Seeking volunteers to help move dirt…

Live PC Give PC: Friday, November 5, 2021:

We can’t believe it’s right around the corner! Mark your calendars for 11/5/21 for the most amazing 24 hours of giving, when you can show your support for the amazing work being done by non-profits throughout Summit County – including The South Summit Trails Foundation!   More information and links…

South Summit County Trail Report

Please join us this Saturday at 9 AM at the Franson Lane Trailhead for a trail work day! When: 9 AM to 12 PM. Sign up: Email to [email protected], text to 435-655-1190, or just show up! Search for “Franson Lane Trailhead” in Oakley, Utah on Google maps and maps will…

South Summit County Trail Report

 Here’s your trail report for South Summit county: <Oakley Trail & Seymour Canyon: Good to go (Gtg) <Oakley Trail Park (MTB): Gtg. A new phase of the trail is under construction. <Franson Lane Trail: Gtg but….there was some city construction going on so there is some damage to the trail,…

October 2021: Inaugural FALL COLOR SERIES!

On June 2, 2021, Posted by , In General Information, With No Comments

  Our first ever FALL COLOR SERIES! The temperature is dropping and the color is popping! Join us throughout the month of October as we highlight our three favorite spots on South Summit trails for great leaf-peeping! This is the best time of the year to enjoy a bike, hike,…

South Summit County Trail Report

<Oakley Trail & Seymour Canyon: mix of dry, mud, and snow at higher elevations and in the trees. <Oakley Trail Park: Upper Rodeo is GTG but Lower Rodeo is still snow covered. <Franson Lane Trail: some city construction going on, so the trail is a mess at the moment. Maybe…

South Summit County Weekend Trail Report

South Summit County Weekend Trail Report: This photo is of the Stevens Grove Trail in Oakley. Look at the ugly track that this fat bike tire has made. Weather is nice, and I know it’s tempting, but using the trails while they are muddy creates permanent damage that cannot be…

South Summit County Trail Report – 3/21/21

All trails are muddy! Even though it’s tempting, please avoid the trails until they are dry. This photo of the Coyote Trail in Wasatch County was taken last year in the spring and it shows really bad ruts from mountain bike tires. This type of damage is hard to repair…