Tag Archives: Trail Running

Jordan River Parkway Trail–Winchester Park

Photo: Jordan River Parkway Trail bridge crossing Jordan River near Winchester Park in Murray, Utah __Scotty Reed

Bicyclist riding Jordan River Parkway Trail with mid-January snow near Winchester Park, Murray, Utah

Jordan River Parkway Trail Photo Album

Jordan River Trail Map

Utah Fitness Trails

Utah Hiking Biking Running & Walking Trails

Featured Photo: Jordan River Parkway In January
Taylorsville, UT 5100 South Area__ScottyReed

Salt Lake Area

Jordan River Parkway Trail  Wasatch Front  *Best

Ensign Peak Trailhead  Downtown City Views

Memory Grove Park  Downtown

Bonneville Shoreline Trail  Wasatch Front  *Best

Red Butte Canyon  Salt Lake

Parleys Historic Nature Park  Salt Lake

Liberty Park  Salt Lake  *Best

Sugar House Park  Sugarhouse  *Best

Mount Olympus Trailhead

Murray Park  *Best

Flat Iron Mesa Park  Sandy  *Best

Bell Canyon Trail  Sandy *Best

Mueller Park Trail  Bountiful

Decker Lake Park  West Valley

Millcreek Canyon

Grandeur Peak Trailhead

Porter Fork Trail

Lower Big Water Trail

Big Cottonwood Canyon

Butler Fork To Dog Lake Trail

Donut Falls Trailhead  Forest Hiking

Park City Area

Swaner Preserve & EcoCenter
10 Miles of Trails for Hiking, Biking & Snowshoeing

Provo Area

Timpanogos Cave *Best

Mt. Timpanogos North Trailhead  *Best

Utah Outdoor Organizations

Running Race Events

Utah Running Calendar

June 2022

Wasatch Trail Run Series
June 29, 2022, 4–9 pm
Big Cottonwood Canyon, Solitude

July

Provo Freedom Run 10K & 5K
Freedom Festival Event
July 1, 2022, 7 am
Kiwanis Park, Provo

Murray Fun Days 5K Race & 1K Kids Race
July 4, 2022, 8 am
July (Week 1) Annually

Starvation Xtreme Triathlon
July 9-10, 2022, All Day
Solitude Resort, Big Cottonwood Canyon

Liberty Fest 5K  4th of July Week
Legacy Park, 1140 W 1100 N, North Salt Lake

Riverton Town Days 10K, 5K, 1-Mile Races
Riverton City Park, 1452 W 12600 S, Riverton

SoJo Glow 5K 10K  2nd Week
Mulligans Golf & Games
692 W 10600 S, South Jordan

Wasatch Trail Run Series  Varying Wasatch Trails

August

Jordanelle Triathlon
2nd Week

Sandy Balloon Fest 5K  
2nd Week
Sandy City Promenade
10000 S. Centennial Parkway, Sandy

Tiny Tot Triathlon  Galena Hills Park, 12500 S 550 W, Draper

Wasatch Trail Run Series  Varying Wasatch Trails

Snowbirds Cirque Series
3rd Week
On  Mountain, Snowbird

Peach Day 10K, 5K
August (4th Week)
Brigham City, Utah

September

Corner Canyon Half Marathon, 10K & 5K
September 24, 2022, 7 am
Ballard Arena, Draper

5K Witch Run
5K, 10K, Half Marathon
September 25, 2021, 8 pm
Gardner Village

October

Half Marathon 
October (1st Week)
Andy Ballard Arena
1600 Highland Dr, Draper

Scarecrow 5K
October 16, 2021,  8 am
Ashton Gardens
Thanksgiving Point, Lehi

November

Utah Human Race 5K 10K
Utah Food Bank
November 25, Thanksgiving Day  8 am
Sandy Promenade, 10200 S. Centennial Pkwy

Cottonwood Heights Run
November 25, Thanksgiving Day  9 am
Cottonwood Heights Recreation Center

Thanksgiving Point Thanksgiving Run
Half Marathon,10K, 5K, and Kid’s Run
November 25, Thanksgiving Day, 7:45 am
Thanksgiving Point, Lehi

Virtual Super Bowl Run – Utah
November 7, 2021

December

Santa 5K, 10K and Half Marathon Run
December 4, 2021,  9 am
Gardner Village, West Jordan

January

February

March

Lucky 13 Half Marathon, 10K & 5 K
March 19, 2022, 9 am
Gardner Village, West Jordan

Riverton Half Marathon or 4Life 5K
March 26, 2022, 9 am
Riverton City Park

April

Eggs Legs 5K, 10K & Half Marathon
April 16, 2022, Time TBA
Gardner Village, West Jordan

Salt Lake City Marathon
April 23, 2022, 11 am–7 pm
Salt Palace Convention Center, Salt Lake

Tulip 5K
April 30, 2022, 7:30 am
Thanksgiving Point, Lehi

Not On OUR Watch Trail Race
5K, 10K, Half Marathon, and 1 Mile Kids
April 30, 2022, 6:30 am
Lone Peak Park, Sandy

May

Fiesta 5K
May 7, 2022, 8 am
River Oaks Golf Course, Sandy

Fly with the Flock 5K
Fun Run & Pancake Breakfast
May 7, 2022, 8 am
Ogden Nature Center, Ogden

Big Cottonwood Canyon Half Marathon
May 14, 2022, 6–9 am
Big Cottonwood Canyon, Salt Lake

Triathlon Ride
May 14, 2022, 10 am–12 pm
Millrace Park, Taylorsville

June 2022

Utah Valley Marathon
June 3-4, 2022
Utah Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K, & 5K
Provo Canyon

Foam Glow 5K™ Running Event
June 4, 2022, 1–7 pm
Utah State Fair Park, Salt Lake

Wasatch Trail Run Series
June 8, 2022, 4–9 pm
Big Cottonwood Canyon, Solitude

Drop13 Half Marathon
June 11, 2022, 6–9 am
Solitude Resort, Big Cottonwood Canyon

Herriman Yeti 5K & Kids Fun Run
June 21, 2021, 5:30–9 pm
Butterfield Park, Herriman

Temple Square & Downtown Salt Lake City, Utah

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I begin my downtown Salt Lake City walk after parking at 4th South & Main. It’s a beautiful sunny January day!

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Some interesting architecture to see along Main Street in Salt Lake City, Utah

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LDS Church Office Building in Temple Square

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Is that a halo?

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LDS Temple, such a marvelous work of wonder

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Angle Moroni blowing his horn!

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Statue of Brigham Young

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A beautiful pond in front of the Temple

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Bare Tree January Beauty

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LDS Conference Center, walking along North Temple now

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Water fountain at LDS Conference Center

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Walking through Temple Square

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Mormon Tabernacle where the Mormon Tabernacle Choir performs

Running

Utah Running Events, Races, 5K, 10K, Marathons, Outdoor Trails, Indoor Tracks, Fitness

Utah Race Events

Utah Running Race Event Calendar

Outdoor Running Trails

Jordan River ParkwayWasatch Front  Best

Crestwood ParkCottonwood Heights

Dimple Dell Regional Park – Sandy

Ferguson Canyon Trail – Sandy

Clark’s Trail – Draper

Bingham Creek Trailhead – South Jordan

Indoor Running Tracks

Cottonwood Heights Recreation Center

Utah Olympic Oval Kearns

Magna Fitness and Recreation Center Magna

Organizations

Utah Walking Paths Photo Journal

Our chief editor Scotty Reed on a fitness craze decided to walk his extra pounds away while photographing some of Utah’s best running, hiking, biking and walking trails. Come follow his journey!

Jordan River Parkway Trail - 7800 S to 6500 S - West Jordan, UtahJordan River Parkway Trail – 7800 S to 6500 S – West Jordan, Utah

Jordan River Parkway Trail - 4800 S to 3900 S - Taylorsville, UtahJordan River Parkway Trail – 4800 S to 3900 S – Taylorsville, Utah

20140118_115649Jordan River Parkway Trail – 5400 S to 4800 S – Taylorsville, Utah

20140117_121326Jordan River Parkway Trail – 6500 S to 5400 S – Murray, Utah

20140116_133606Temple Square & Downtown Salt Lake City, Utah

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