Trail of the Eagle


This is a very difficult hiking-only dirt wilderness trail loop with Cherry Canyon Trail and access to Lone Peak. It clocks in just over 4 miles and can be accessed from the Orson Smith Trailhead.


Quick Facts

Length: 4.26 miles
Difficulty Rating: Difficult/Very Difficult
Trail Type: Multi-use
Dogs Allowed? Dogs are allowed below the Bonneville Shoreline Trail but not above it. Sections of this trail are in both areas.
Trailhead: Orson Smith
Trailhead Coordinates: 40.522335835250445, -111.8333940461543
Restrooms at Trailhead? Yes

How to Get There

To get to the Orson Smith Trailhead from I-15:

1. Take exit 291 for UT-71/12300 South and continue straight for 1.1 miles
2. Turn right onto 900 E
3. Turn left at the 1st cross street onto E 12400 S/Pioneer Rd
4. At the traffic circle, take the 1st exit and stay on Pioneer Rd
 5. Continue onto Highland Dr. Destination is on the left.