I WILL BE PROVIDING DRIVING DIRECTIONS AND A MAP AT THE CARPOOL
– Green Pond Trailheadheaded up trail towards SnowBasin
Duration: 2.5 hours
Distance: Forest Service sign reports 2.5 miles one way;possible shuttle
Trailhead: Green Pond Trailhead
Elevation: Art Nord 5511’; Green Pond 6320’
Map: Snowbasin 7.5’ quadrangle
Dogs: On leash
Introduction: The Green Pond trailhead which is found along the new Snowbasin highway. Green Pond itself actually lies across the new highway to the south, so you never actually see a pond on this trail,but it twists around small foothills below the Snowbasin Ski Resort. The trip can be done as an out and back if you have one car, or if you wish to shuttle, both trailheads are easily accessed.
Distance 5.0 miles round trip
1-Green Pond Trailhead: The Green Pond trailhead and parking sits 1.4 miles up the new Snowbasin access road. The new Snowbasin road is accessed off Trappers Loop from either Weber or Ogden canyon.
Directions Take the 12th street exit in Ogden off I-15, head east toward the mountains. 12th street turns into HWY 39 at the mouth of the canyon. There you will see a sign for Snow Basin Ski Resort. Continue 9 miles heading east on HWY 39. Turn right onto HWY 167 there is another sign for Snow Basin. Continue 4 miles on HWY 167. Turn right HWY 226 west? There is another sign for Snow Basin, go 1.4 miles and the green pond trail head and parking lot are on the right.
GPS 41 degrees 12'25.10" North, 111 degrees 50'07.75 West