BIRCH CREEK TRAILHEAD


Area Status: Open

Trailhead #66A. This trail accesses several different horse and foot trails.

At a Glance

Open Season: May
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Circleville, UT
Water: No water available
Restroom: Available at Birch Creek Rec site
Operated By: Town of Circleville, UT

General Information

Directions:

The Birch Creek Campground and Trailhead is 6.5 miles soutwest of Circleville, Utah. In Circleville,  from the junction of Center Street and Main Street (US-89), travel south on US-89 for about 2.1 miles. Turn right onto FR121 for 0.3 miles and turn right to continue on FR121 for 4.1 miles to the campground and trailhead.


Activities

Mountain Biking

Mountain Biking

Dispersed Camping

Dispersed camping.

Day Hiking

Day hiking on multiple horse and foot trails.

Horse Riding

Multiple horse and foot trails in the area.

Big Game Hunting

Area open to hunting during Utah state hunting seasons. See Utah Division of Wildlife website for more information on big game hunting.

Small Game Hunting

Area open to hunting during Utah state hunting seasons. See Utah Division of Wildlife website for more information on big game hunting.

Viewing Wildlife

Look to see how many varities of wildlife you can see along this high elevation trail system.  Remember, you are visiting their home so be polite and don't litter or disturb the wildlife.

Viewing Plants

Plants.

Viewing Scenery

Scenery.

OHV Road Riding

The Fishlake National Forest has completed a route designation process as shown on the official Motor Vehicle Use Map (MVUM) dated August 2007.

Help prevent soil erosion and resource damage.

 

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
38.174525

  Longitude : 
-112.360249

  Elevation : 
7800