This gallery shows images from a hike up Mount Aire trail in Mill Creek Canyon in the Wasatch Mountains just east of Salt Lake City. This is a great hike for fitness freaks. The Forest Service says the trails is 1.8 miles and gains 1821 feet. So that would be a thousand foot gain in elevation per mile.
This hike shares the trail head with the Elbow Fork Trail and provides spectacular views of Mill Creek Canyon and Parleys Canyon.
- Elbow Fork to Lambs Canyon (87 pictures) This gallery shows pictures from the Elbow Fork Trail.
- Mill Creek Canyon (196 pictures) Pictures of Mill Creek Canyon.
- Grandeur Peak (149 pictures) Mount Grandeur, that towers over the Salt Lake Valley, is on the same ridge as Mount Aire.
- Pipeline Trail (129 pictures) The Pipeline Trail ends at the trailhead of Elbow Fork and Mount Aire.