Union Pacific Rail Trail State Park

The Historic Union Pacific Rail Trail is runs for 28-miles. From Park City, it follows Interstate 80 through Wanship and Coalville to Echo Reservoir. It is open for various kinds of non-motorized recreation. Popular activities include hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, jogging, Nordic skiing and wildlife watching. The Rail Trail is managed by the Mountain Trails Foundation.

Main Attractions

This multi-use trail follows the old Union Pacific right-of-way. It parallels I-80 and cuts through scenic mountains and agricultural valleys.

Location

This trail system runs from Park City to Echo Reservoir, which is adjacent to the town of Coalville.

Contact Information

Historic Union Pacific Rail Trail State Park
c/o Mountain Trails Foundation
P.O. Box 754
Park City, UT 84060
(435) 649-6839

Seasons/Open Hours

Open year-round during daylight hours. No holiday closures.

Entrance Fees

None

Activities

Hiking
Mountain biking
Horseback riding
Jogging
Nordic skiing
Wildlife watching

Camping

None

Facilities

Improved trail system
Trailhead parking
Vault Toilets

 
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