This Backway begins on the Alpine Loop at the summit between American Fork and Provo Canyons. The road travels to Cascade Springs in the Uinta National Forest, then north to Wasatch Mountain State Park.

  • Location

    Can be reached from Alpine Loop (Hwy 92), UT

    801-342-5240

    Accessibility: It is ½ mile walk around the springs. Some of the trails are a fairly level walk, with others that are steeper.

    Driving time: From downtown Provo—approximately 45 minutes.

  • Description

    This Backway begins on the Alpine Loop at the summit between American Fork and Provo Canyons. The road travels to Cascade Springs in the Uinta National Forest, then north to Wasatch Mountain State Park.

    This Backway is approximately 25 miles and requires one hour for travel time.

    Cascade Springs is a must see for those heading over American Fork Canyon on the Alpine Scenic Loop. The Springs features large springs cascading down the mountain slope in a series of limestone terraces and pools. The sight has barrier-free access and interpretive information.