Mill Canyon Trail

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

The Mill Canyon Trail #5063 is 4.3 miles long.  It begins at Highway 31 and ends at Forest Trail #5398.  The trail is located along the bottom and north slope of Mill Canyon.  The vegetation at each terminus begins in sagebrush/grass habitat types and climbs into spruce/fir types on the higher elevations.  The trail passes over Candland Mountain and connects to the Candland Mountain Trail #5398.  It is possible to travel up this trail and then return to the trailhead via Left Fork of Huntington NRT #5131, with a vehicle shuttle of 4.0 miles along Huntington Canyon.  Total length would be 13 miles.


Difficulty Level:  Most Difficult

Elevation Change:

East End (Highway 31):   8,080 feet

West End (Trail #5131):  8,290 feet

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At a Glance

Current Conditions: Trail conditions vary widely with weather events and during spring runoff.  Check with the Ferron Ranger District for updated information.
Open Season: May
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Open to:  Hiking, Mountain Biking, and Horseback Riding.
Closest Towns: Huntington, UT
Water: Bring your own water for day trips.
Restroom: Facilities are available at Bridges Campground.
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Ferron/Price Ranger District (435) 384-2372

General Information


From Huntington, turn west onto UT-31 and travel approximately 21.8 miles to Mill Canyon Trail #5063 located on your left.

General Notes:

Latitude: 39 33' 15.5"N

Longitude: 111 10' 17.9"W

Datum: NAD 83

Position Format: Degrees Minutes Seconds

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