Ashley Lauren Brown | Urban Hiking: Salt Lake City

Local hiker Ashley Brown will be at the County Library Millcreek Branch for an in-person discussion about her new guidebook, Urban Trails: Salt Lake City. This event is free and open to the public.

Pre-order your copy of Urban Trails: Salt Lake City today, by either calling the store at 801-484-9100 or ordering online.


About the book:

Urban Trails: Salt Lake City is designed to get residents and visitors alike outside on more than 40 routes in the beautiful parks, canyons, and mountains in and around this fast-growing city. Whether readers are looking to walk, run, or hike, this full-color guide offers a wide range of options from short, easy jaunts to more challenging all-day hikes. From the network of preserves and parks close-in to the more rugged canyons and majestic Wasatch peaks just outside the city, readers will find a plethora of choices for enjoying all that the area has to offer.

This accessible guidebook includes:

  • Detailed trailhead directions that include public transportation options whenever available
  • Information on the area's wildflowers and flowering shrubs and trees
  • Amenities for each destination such as restrooms, picnic facilities, playgrounds, and more
  • Trail distance, high point, elevation gain, and other details
  • Info for families with kids, dog owners, and winter trail users

About the author:

Lifelong Utah resident Ashley Brown hails from Pleasant Grove and spent her childhood playing in the foothills of Mount Timpanogos. Wilderness conservation is a crucial component in how she writes and recreates--walking, hiking, and running in the mountains for rejuvenation. Her writing has appeared in a variety of Utah-based travel and outdoor publications, including Utah Adventure Journal, Park City Magazine, Town-Lift, PCStyle Magazine, and Neighbors of Park City Magazine.

Event date: 
Saturday, November 25, 2023 - 11:00am
Event address: 
Salt Lake City Millcreek Library
2266 E Evergreen Ave
Salt Lake City, UT 84109
Urban Trails Salt Lake City: Salt Lake Valley * Trans-City Routes * Millcreek * Cottonwoods By Ashley Brown Cover Image
ISBN: 9781680515480
Availability: Not on our shelves currently | available to order
Published: Mountaineers Books - September 20th, 2023