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Here’s what hikers are saying,

  • The trails in Ogden are awesome! They have everything anyone is looking for. From the casual rider to the endorphin junkie - it's all here.
  • Wow! The trails - they're incredible. What a ride! And what a view - it's amazing. My buddies and I ride here all the time. This is our favorite place.

Hiking is one of the fundamental outdoor activities on which many others are based. Sometimes, hiking is the only way to reach a place overland. Enthusiasts regard hiking as the best way to see nature. The foothills of Ogden have excellent hiking and backpacking opportunities. Located at the base of the Wasatch Mountains, the area abounds with mountain trails. Ogden is a great starting point for family outings or the place to challenge the most extreme enthusiast. Ogden offers hundreds of trails to meet your personal level of extreme. From trails designed around the family to the more daring remote areas - in Ogden it's all within your reach.

Any outdoor activity entails risks, even if participants do not recklessly place themselves in harm's way. With the correct precautions, the outdoors can be an enjoyable and safe experience. Whether you want a high-level intense trail like Beus Canyon, a less aggressive trail like Cold Water Canyon, or a family trail like Ogden River Parkway, you can reach it all within 20 minutes of Ogden. Hiking and backpacking provides excellent opportunities as a great work out, or just a fun thing to do with family. Eat healthy, bring water, and have a fantastic time!

To see all the trails that Ogden has to offer, check out the interactive trails map.