Little Cottonwood Canyon

Looking down Little Cottonwood Canyon    by Milt Moody    ©Milton G. Moody

Directions:  Take Exit 295 from I-15 in Sandy and go east on UT 209 toward the Snowbird and Alta ski resorts.  Go 5 miles to the mouth of Little Cottonwood Canyon.

Description: Not too much to see down low, main birding area is Albion Basin above the town of Alta. ~ Steve Carr

Birds: Red-tailed Hawks and accipiters, solitaires, Hermit Thrust, Mountain Bluebird, Red Crossbills on occasion, Golden Eagles, high-country warblers and wrens, both kinglets, juncos, Lincolnís and Song Sparrows. ~ Steve Carr

Field Trip Reports:  | 4 Feb 99 |

     eBird Data: | Little Cottonwood Canyon | Mouth of Canyon including La Caille | Temple Quarry Trail |
                          | Tanners Flat CG | Snowbird Ski Resort | Alta | Cecret Lake Hike | Grizzly Gulch |