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Map of the Murdock Canal Trail

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Murdock Canal Trail

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Murdock Canal Trail

LENGTH:

17 miles

SURFACE:

paved

COMMUNITIES:

Lehi, Highland, American Fork, Pleasant Grove, Lindon, Orem

HIGHLIGHTS:

residential neighborhoods, parks

NEARBY TRAILS:

Provo River Trail
Lehi Rail Trail
American Fork Trail

LINKS:

Provo
Salt Lake City

The Murdock Canal Trail is a 17 mile long paved path that stretches between the Interstate 15 and Clubhouse Drive interchange in Lehi to E 800 N and N 1100 E in Orem. The trail follows alongside the canal through past residential neighborhoods passing multiple parks and schools.

The north portion of the trail follows alongside Timpanogos Highway and turns to the southeast at N 1200 E.

There is a gap in the trail at 5300 W. Trail users need to head north on 5300 W to W 10130 N then head east to Highland Glen Park. The Murdock Canal Trail picks back up at the south end of the park.

Conditions

The Mudock Canal Trail is paved for its entire length and is open for bike riding, walking and running. The trail has been improved in recent years and has a smooth asphalt surface. There are long stretches between road crossings and there are underpasses for crossing most major roadways.

Communities

The Murdock Canal Trail goes through the following communities: Lehi, Highland, American Fork, Pleasant Grove, Lindon and Orem.

Points of Interest

The Murdock Canal Trail goes past the following schools, parks and other points of interest:

Fox Hollow Elementary School Anderson Park
Canturbury North Park Pleasant Grove High School
Mitchell Hollow Park Valley View Elementary School
Highland Glen Park Rocky Mountain Elementary
Lone Peak High School Northridge Park
Deerfield Elementary School Timpanogos High School
Canyon Grove Academy Pallisade Park
  Foothill Elementary School
Nearby Trails

The Murdock Canal Trail intersects numerous other recreational trails along its route. These are the trails in the parks as well as regional recreational trails.

Historic Utah Southern RR Trail / Lehi Rail Trail: This trail intersects the Murdock Canal Trail at the eastern frontage road for Interstate 15 and Timpanogos Highway. The Lehi Rail Trail heads to the south to end at N 300 W and W State Road.

American Fork Trail: This trail intersects the Murdock Canal Trail at the south end of Highland Glen Park between 5300 W and N 4800 W.

Provo River Trail Connector: The south end of the Murdock Canal Trail is located at E 800 N near Provo River Canyon. There is a connector trail at this location that connects to the Provo River Trail.

End Points

The northwest end of the Murdock Canal Trail is located at N. Thanksgiving Way and Club House Drive in Lehi. The trail heads to the east under Interstate 15.

The south end of the trail is located at E. 800 N and N 1100 E, 3/4 miles east of E. Provo Canyon Road in Orem..


Resources

Following are links to official off-site resources to find out more details about the Murdock Canal Trail in Northern Utah.

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