The Stansbury Front Trail is a 25 mile hike, mountain bike, horseback ride, or motorized bike trail. The trail parallels the Deseret Peak Wilderness boundary. The trail is still incomplete in sections, but travel is still possible. This route has been maintained as a primitive trail.
Dogs and horses are allowed in the Stansbury Mountain Range. Please keep your dog leashed at all times at all developed areas and parking lots.
Directions from Salt Lake City: Access #1: Via West Canyon trailhead. Head west on I-80 and exit at Stansbury-Tooele exit.Follow the signs to Grantsville. From Grantsville, drive west out of town along the main route toward I-80. Take the second gravel route on left and follow it west tot he West Canyon trailhead. From here either follow the West Canyon Trail or the Magpie Canyon Trail. Access #2: Via South Willow trailhead. From Grantsville follow Forest Service Signs on route heading south toward Clover/Johnson Pass to the South Willow Road. Continue west past the Forest Service Station 1/4 mile to the Medina Flats, turn off to the North. The trailhead is located at the end of this road.