Atop your horse pal, you’ll want to stop at every lake, waterfall, and meadow, not to mention take in the incredible views, should you choose to head up to the … I'll definitely have to come back sometime when it's not blowing snow so I can enjoy the views of the lake and surrounding peaks. North Fork of the American River – This wonderful blog is subtitled, “Accounts of explorations in the Great American Canyon, Placer County’s Yosemite.” The author, Russell Towle, writes of his hikes in the canyons of the North Fork of the American River. Wow, I loved this trail. Overall wonderful hike. In order to get to Siler Lake Trail, take I-15 to the Alpine exit and head up American Fork Canyon until you get to the fork in the road. Pack some flip flops so you can get your feet wet at the lake, and if you have a dog bring a leash because it is a popular hike. Unfortunately I got snowed on the whole time and especially hard at the top, so I didn't have the best views of the lake itself. To get to the trail head take I-15 to the Alpine exit. The Silver Lake at Brighton is in a protected watershed and does not allow dogs. The foliage along the entire hike is amazing right now. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash. Seasonally, there are beautiful wild flowers throughout the hike, even wild strawberries! Golf Courses in American Fork; Hiking Trails in American Fork May 9, 2019 . Know Before You Go. The trail is primarily used for hiking and nature trips and is best used from April until October. Amazing trail! Feels a bit like hiking intervals between easy and harder. A few weeks ago, I was on a hike to Sunset Peak when I ran into a few people at the top. I personally wouldn't take tiny kids up there, but several people were. First part is shaded, last 2.5 miles is rather exposed and gets narrow. Great trail for running too. Many sections of the trail have a "fall line" orientation, so they're subject to washing out. Overall wonderful hike. Unless you are a die hard hiker, a trail runner, or in great shape, this will be a good workout. Very pretty Trail. Please note that this is not the Silver Lake up at Brighton. Once you leave the main road you will travel ~3 miles to the trailhead. Game & Entertainment Centers in American Fork; Room Escape Games in American Fork; Outdoor Activities in American Fork. Saw lots of dogs which was awesome. Take the left fork to Tibble Fork Reservoir. You walk through a small stream at one point. If you aren’t careful you may walk off the main trail, but it’s easy to re-orient self. Absolutely gorgeous hike that ends at a lake with cliffs on one side and a panoramic view of the valley on the other. Great hike to do with your dog. There are several bodies of water called Silver Lake in the Wasatch Mountains thanks to the region's rich mining history. From there, Highway 144 will take you to Tibble Fork Reservoir. Beautiful day hike. Dec 22, 2019 @ 6:51am. There are some informational signs and a restroom at the trailhead. We took a mini fishing rod and casted a few while enjoying a snack. Once there, you will find a paved road heading north. Fun to go all the way up to White Baldy. Seasonally, there are beautiful wild flowers throughout the hike, even wild strawberries! Silver Lake Trail ist ein 7.6 Kilometer langer, stark besuchter Hin- und Rückweg in der Nähe von American Fork, Utah. Unfortunately I got snowed on the whole time and especially hard at the top, so I didn't have the best views of the lake itself. The trailhead is also used to access a road for side by sides, be aware they are in the parking lot but not on the trail to Silver Lake. One of my favorites, and the colors are amazing right now, about a mile up there is something very dead and I was gagging, hold your breath if you can other than that it was amazing, easy trail. There are several bodies of water called Silver Lake in the Wasatch Mountains thanks to the region's rich mining history. Oh, and there is something VERY dead about a mile up that is incredibly rancid. Favorite trail in AF! Music: Invisible by Julius Dreisig & Zeus X Crona Tibble Fork Ranch on the way to Silver Lake in American Fork Canyon is a beautiful ATV ride. You can spend days exploring trails that lead to Silver Lake, Mineral Basin, Cascade Springs, or ride east to the Midway side which includes Mill Hollow, Snake Creek Canyon, or down to Soldier Hollow. Completely uphill in the first half, but easy going down on the way back! Silver Lake is a great day hike that meanders through groves of aspens, meadows and over clear mountain streams. There was something dead near the trail, the smell was absolutely overwhelming, probably less than a mile up. There are some pretty cool trails , like the Horse Canyon trail, the Emigrant Lake trail, and the Fleming trail. Beautiful trail, so many fall colors! Silver Lake Hike - American Fork Canyon - American Fork, Utah Introduction. We were exhausted by the time we reached the lake. Very pretty Trail. Saw lots of dogs which was awesome. I'd say the steady incline afterward becomes very tiring and seems to last forever. The foliage along the entire hike is amazing right now. Beware, dead moose off the trail about .25 mile in. So beautiful. Once you reach the base of American Fork Canyon, you’ll follow UT-92 about 5 miles up the canyon. Box Elder Peak via Deer Creek-Dry Creek Trail, Box Elder Trail and Deer Creek-Dry Creek Trail Loop, Pine Hollow Peak via Mud Springs and Pine Hollow Trail, Graveyard Flat via American Fork Canyon Road, Pine Hollow to Willow Hollow to South Fork Little Deer Creek to Ridge Loop, Old Mining Cabin via Merril Flat Mine Trail, 2020 AllTrails, LLC Alle Rechte vorbehalten. Feb 1, 2019 @ 8:04am. Other than that, this hike is great and we’ll definitely return here to hike again. The kids were very tired, crying, and whining. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash. At Granite Flat Campground, take a right onto Silver Lake Road. Great trail! Incredible views of Mt. To find the trailhead, take Highway 92 up American Fork Canyon, then turn left toward North Fork. You walk through the river two/three times so they can get a drink. The entire hike is about 5 miles out and back. Fun & Games in American Fork. Here are a few options for enjoying Silver Lake Flat: Kiddie-ride: Drive up to Silver Lake. Gorgeous and the water of the lake is so beautifully clear! Lots of people but still really pretty! The Silver Lake Trail weaves its way through the aspens and deep-green fir, following a well worn trail. Feels a bit like hiking intervals between easy and harder. Great hike!!! Head east up the American Fork Canyon (Uinta National Forest) until you come to a fork in the road. Owners of Duff Shelley Polaris and Kawaskai give a tour of the canyon. This hike provides impressive vistas … Toward the end it's very rocky and steep. View at the top is maybe my favorite of all Salt Lake valley peaks. Plan accordingly for time. To get to Silver Lake Trail take I-15 to the Alpine exit. It's definately moderate! Road to the trailhead is pretty rough. Dec 22, 2019. The first mile and a half was easy. Er führt entlang eines Sees, entlang eines Flusses und es gibt einen Wasserfall und schöne Wildblumen. This trail accesses or travels through potential avalanche terrain. May 9, 2019 @ 3:46pm. The trail is primarily used for hiking and nature trips and is best used from April until October. Actually, Silver Fork of the American is regulated by two dams when you consider that it receives the inflow from Caples Creek, dammed at Caples Lake, another fine fishing objective on Highway 88. Gorgeous and the water of the lake is so beautifully clear! Located in the the Uinta National Forest, Silver Lake is relatively easy to get to via American Fork Canyon in Utah, however I do recommend driving a car with 4WD and can handle steep dirt roads with sharp turns. The version in American Fork Canyon requires a beautiful and fun hike to reach it, taking you up toward the peaks of the Pfeifferhorn and White Baldy. From I-15, go east on Route 92. We had to take a lot of brief breaks, and it took a while to get there. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. We took a mini fishing rod and casted a few while enjoying a snack. But honestly, beautiful trail. Wow, I loved this trail. Once you reach Silver Lake Flat Reservoir, park in the north parking lot and then you will see two distinct trailheads, one that leads you northwest and one that leads east. There are two Silver Lakes in Utah - one in Big Cottonwood Canyon; the other in American Fork Canyon. The trail is not overly steep and is fairly well-maintained. When the road splits, you’ll turn left onto N American Fork Canyon Road. Drive up past Tibble Fork Reservoir, and then turn on to the dirt road trail that leads up to Silver Lake. Silver Lake is reached by driving up American Fork Canyon, turning left towards Tibble Fork, and continuing up the dirt road to Silver Flat Reservoir. Great trail! To find the trailhead, take Highway 92 up American Fork Canyon, then turn left toward North Fork. At Tribble Fork Reservoir take a left onto 010. A quick Jeep adventure up American Fork Canyon, UT. Take a right on the dirt road that takes you to Silver Lake Flat Reservoir. The trail can get rocky, so pay attention. You can hike up to the sword in the stone which is located at the next lake up. For more information and to read the daily avalanche forecast please visit: https://utahavalanchecenter.org There are 8 moderate trails in American Fork ranging from 1.1 to 6.7 miles and from 4,806 to 9,635 feet above sea level. We were exhausted by the time we reached the lake. Dogs are also able to use this trail. Classic beginner (or training) ride: Park at Tibble Fork.Ride from Tibble Fork up the Granite Flat/Silver Lake road (0.8 miles pavement, remainder is dirt road), around Silver Lake and back, 8 miles round trip, 1050 feet of climbing. Know Before You Go. There was something dead near the trail, the smell was absolutely overwhelming, probably less than a mile up. Once you leave the main road you will travel ~3 miles to the trailhead. Whatever said dead thing is, it smells awful!! Aufgrund der Steigung und Distanz ist die Strecke als moderat einzustufen. Seine drei Quellarme North Fork, Middle Fork und South Fork entspringen in der nördlichen Sierra Nevada westlich des Lake Tahoe. Silver Lake Flat Tibble Fork OHV Parking S o u t h o k D e e r C r BigBig Flat Spring Pittsburg Lake ver Glance Lake S i l v e r C r i r Cascade Springs P r o v o D e e r C r ... American Fork Trail Map es Ownership Uinta National Forest Private Wasatch Mountain S.P. Eventually you'll take a left onto Route 144. Plan accordingly for time. Absolutely gorgeous hike that ends at a lake with cliffs on one side and a panoramic view of the valley on the other. Amazing trail! Had to start below the trailhead since the road up to the reservoir was closed. At Granite Flat Campground, take a right onto Silver Lake Road. You can hike up to the sword in the stone which is located at the next lake up. The Silver Lake at Brighton is in a protected watershed and does not allow dogs. Ride the bikes around the lake, 1.25 miles, little elevation change. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from July until October. Toward the end it's very rocky and steep. Thu, Apr 30, 2015, 8:00 AM: This 3.8 mile RT hike to Silver Lake in American Fork Canyon is SO worth getting to! Great trail for running too. Beautiful trails. Hunde sind auf diesem Weg erlaubt. I'd say the steady incline afterward becomes very tiring and seems to last forever. Trail I’m good shape. Be prepared for a solid 3/4 of a mile of scrambling (each way). Lake is beautiful with surrounding cliffs. Uphill all the way but I found it not too steep, just a nice moderate climb to the lake. So pretty in the fall!!!! Neature, am I right? Box Elder Peak via Deer Creek-Dry Creek Trail, Box Elder Trail and Deer Creek-Dry Creek Trail Loop, Pine Hollow Peak via Mud Springs and Pine Hollow Trail, Graveyard Flat via American Fork Canyon Road, Pine Hollow to Willow Hollow to South Fork Little Deer Creek to Ridge Loop, Old Mining Cabin via Merril Flat Mine Trail. 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