Mount Olympus Trail #014

Elevation gain is 4,158 feet. Major destination is Summit of Mount Olympus and Tolcats Canyon Waterfall. Leashed pets are permitted. This trail offers the choice between a steeper, more challenging route, or the more gradual ascent by the use of a series of shortcuts made by hikers over the years. The Mount Olympus Trail offers panoramic views of Salt Lake Valley and much of the Wasatch Range from Lone Peak on the south to Francis Peak on the north. It also contains a section know to beginners as ""Blister Hill"".

At a Glance

Restrictions: This trail enters into a designated wilderness area, special regulations apply.
Information Center: For more information contact the Salt Lake Ranger District at 801-733-2660.

General Information

Directions: Trailhead is located at 5800 South and Wasatch Boulevard.


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  Area/Length : 
3.5 miles

  Elevation : 
4840 ft - 9026 ft