On Ogden’s scenic, historic Indian Trail

Oct 4 2012 - 3:34pm

 

Ogden spoils outdoor enthusiasts with a plethora of world-class hiking trails that vary in landscape, difficulty and technical challenge. But if you find yourself in a conversation with a fellow hiker, Indian Trail is sure to come up for its aesthetic and historical value.

Native Americans used sections of this elevated path to avoid Ogden Canyon's high spring waters, and although the Ogden River isn't a challenge these days, modern folk still enjoy Indian Trail for its incredible diversity: Conifer forests, cold-water creeks, mountain bowls, the fresh aroma of timber pines and sagebrush and the stunning views.

 

Full story, map and photos:

http://www.xploreutah.net/story/ogden-s-scenic-historic-indian-trail

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