Map of the Denver and Rio Grande Western Rail Trail

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Denver and Rio Grande Western Rail Trail

Denver and Rio Grande Western Rail Trail Utah

Denver and Rio Grande Western Rail Trail

LENGTH:

23 miles

SURFACE:

paved

COMMUNITIES:

West Haven, Roy, Clinton, Clearfield, Farmington,  West Bountiful

HIGHLIGHTS:

residential neighborhoods, schools, TRAX Stations, local parks, mountain views

NEARBY TRAILS:

Legacy Parkway Trail
Farmington Creek Trail
Legacy Parkway Trail

LINKS:

Ogden
Salt Lake City

The Denver and Rio Grande Western Rail Trail, D&RGW Rail Trail,  is a 24-mile long paved pathway that extends from the boundary of West Haven and Roy to W 400 N in West Bountiful, to the north of Salt Lake City in Northern Utah. The trail is a rail-trail which means that it was constructed along an abandoned railroad right-of-way.

Conditions

The trail is open for non-motorized uses such as bike riding, walking and running. The trail is paved for the entire route and is quite straight. There are numerous street crossings along the route.

Nearby Trails

The Denver and Rio Grande Western Rail Trail intersects numerous neighborhood trails and walking paths in the local parks. It also intersects two major recreational trails in the area, the Farmington Creek Trail and the Legacy Parkway Trail.

Farmington Creek Trail: The Denver and Rio Grande Western Rail Trail intersects the Farmington Creek Trail at a point east of S 1100 W and north of W 500 S in Farmington. The Farmington Creek Trail wanders through Farmington to the foothills where it meets up with the Boneville Shoreline Trail.

Legacy Parkway Trail: The Legacy Parkway Trail meets up with the Denver and Rio Grande Western Trail at N 900 W and W 1275 in Centerville. The two trails share the path until the point where the Legacy Parkway roadway takes a curve to the west north of Porter Lane.

Points of Interest

The Denver and Rio Grande Western Rail Trail goes past the following parks, schools and other points of interest:

Roy TRAX Station Clearfield TRAX Station
West Park Ellison Park
Midland Elementary School Ellison Park Elementary School
Roy Elementary School Kays Creek Parkway
Clinton Elementary School Barnes Park
Vetrans' Park Centennial Junior High School
Heriatage Park Legacy Events Center
Steed Park Legacy Crossing
Holt Elementary School Lakeside Golf Course
Communities

The Denver and Rio Grande Western Rail Trail goes past the following communities: West Haven, Roy, Clinton, Clearfield, Farmington and West Bountiful.

End Points

The north end of the Denver and Rio Grande Western Rail Trail is located at Hinkley Drive in Roy, just west of the Ogden Hinkley Airport and east of Midland Drive.

The south end of the trail is located at N 900 W and W 400 N in West Bountiful.


Resources

Following are links to official off-site resources to find out more details about the Denver and Rio Grande Western Rail Trail in Northern Utah.