Temple Fork

Laketown, Utah (Cache County)

Last Updated: 11/18/2021
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Status:
Seasonal Closure
Typically Open: 06/15 - 11/15
Length: 6.71 miles
Highest Elevation: 7922 feet
Duration: About 1 hour
Shape of Trail: Connector
Best Direction to Travel: N/A
Nearest Town: Laketown
Nearest Town w/ Services: Laketown
Official Road Name: 007
Management Agency: Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest
District: Logan Ranger District

Highlights

Highlight: Temple Fork
Temple Fork is located in the midst of the Bear River Range. This trail courses through beautifully shifting terrain, dipping in and out of the towering trees, awarding you with some stunning views. This is a popular area for all types of outdoor activities, such as hiking, mountain biking, climbing, as well as an abundance of off-road trails. This is also a prime camping location for those just looking to escape the city, and relax in the cool, shaded canyon.

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Waypoints

1. Trailhead (0 mi)
The trail begins by heading southwest at the intersection of Little Cottonwood Spring (FSR 153).

Directions to Trailhead

Starting Point: Logan

Head east on W 400 N toward N Main St.Continue onto US-89 N. for 15.9 miles. Here you will begin by heading southeast at the intersection of Temple Fork/FSR 007. Look for the bridge on the south side of the road. This first stretch will travel approximately 4.9 miles before reaching the intersection of Little Cottonwood Spring/FSR153 and the designated trailhead for Temple Fork. Though this is a continuation of FSR 007, it is at this point that the road is no longer well maintained. Continue straight (south) from here.

Camping

Dispersed

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Sierra Santage

Mapping Crew - Utah

Sierra, is an optimist. She has lived in the Salt Lake Valley the entirety of her 25 years. She is passionate about nature and being outdoors. Though an amateur photographer, she has an eye for unique beauty. She's a proud owner of a Jeep wrangler, year 2000. She is new to off-roading, finally getting out on the dirt. None the less, eager to learn all there is to know, and meet like-minded people. Spends most of her time with her 5 year old son, whom is equally an adventurist. Welcoming to all the advice, tips and tricks made available. Looking forward to sharing all the knowledge and many adventures to come.
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