Cross Country Ski the Lagoon & Farmington Creek Trails - Farmington, Utah
Posted by: Lord Mot
N 40° 59.141 W 111° 53.402
12T E 425130 N 4537549
Quick Description: Located to the East of Lagoon Amusement Park
Location: Utah, United States
Date Posted: 5/17/2011 1:29:13 PM
Waymark Code: WMBG33
This is the Lagoon section of the Farmington Creek Trail System. The Farmington Trail is a 7 ile loop circling Farmington. The lagoon Trail is 2.6 miles of that trail.
This is an easy, paved trail through tall trees and following the Farmington Creak. This nature trail has many species of native trees and brush together with sites of fenced Elk, Buffalo, Horses and Cattle. Note the signs identifying the tree species along the path. Other wildlife including geese, ducks, small birds and mammals may also be observed. Four picturesque bridges cross Farmington Creek as you meander through a serene trail in the heart of the city. Connecting access to the entire Farmington Creek Trail is available at the northerly and southerly termini of this trail.
You can reach the northerly terminus of the trail by traveling south on 200 West from Main Street (at the 600 N. "S" curve) to the cul-de-sac parking. The southerly terminus is at the West end of State Street where it intersects the highway frontage road. Parkingis available. The middle of the trail is also accessible at the west end of 300 North, west of Main Street. Parking is also available at this location.
Fully paved, handicap accessible
Is the trail groomed?: no
Fee Required?: no
Parking Coordinates: N 40° 59.383 W 111° 53.431
Hours available?: From: 12:00 AM To: 11:59 PM
Length of trail (or shortest trail) in miles: 2.6 Miles
Length of longest trail in miles: 7 miles
Months available (if other than when snow is availble): Not listed
Visitors to this waymark must post a picture of the trail head. Photos of the trail are encouraged. If the trail has been used by the visitor, feedback on the condition of the trail and experience is strongly encouraged.