Continue for 2.45 miles, and turn left, west. The reservoir is drawn down for municipal, industrial supply and irrigation. Long range weather outlook for Strawberry Reservoir includes 14 day forecast summary: The next 14 day outlook for Strawberry Reservoir shows the average daytime maximum temperature will be around -2°C, with a high for the two weeks of 2°C expected on the afternoon of Friday 25th. Little Dell Reservoir, an impoundment on Dell Creek stores water not only from Dell Creek but diverted water from Parleys Creek located immediately downstream. Little Dell From Salt Lake City, travel east about 6 miles on I-80 to exit 134 (East Canyon / Little Dell). Parking in the parking lot requires a fee. Here is Little Dell Reservoir from Little Mountain Pass (all of today’s photos are in Little Mountain Pass). The reservoir is drawn down for municipal, industrial supply and irrigation. This is a ridge trail that simultaneously offers views of Salt Lake City to the west looking down Emigration Canyon and views east of Little Dell Reservoir and the often snowcapped Bald Mountain. Historical Weather. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is MOUNTAIN DELL which is approximately 2 miles away and has an elevation of 5,420 feet (354 feet lower than Little Dell Reservoir). Affleck Park Continue from Little Dell an additional 2.4 miles to Affleck Park on the left. It ends near Birch Springs. Continue upward to the Little Mountain Summit area for 2.1 miles. National Weather Service is your source for the most complete weather forecast and weather related information on the web Al Hartmann | The Salt Lake Tribune Little Dell Reservoir east of Salt Lake City on Wednesday November 5, 2014. Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. Once reaching the pass area there is a dirt parking area with a restroom facility available. Once entering Parleys Canyon on I-80, continue north east for 6 miles, and take the Mountain Dell exit heading north on highway 65. Wagons were unable to pass through Parleys Canyon until 1850 when Parley Pratt cleared the last three miles through a deep, winding gorge with a rough bottom. Reservoir Conditions List Download Data Condition Legend Normal Near Passflow Near Spill Above Passflow Above Spill Near Highest Observed 1 ft Above Highest Observed 2 ft Above Highest Observed Near Capacity Above Capacity Columns (on/off): ID Location Current Condition Estimated Forecast Condition Current Elevation Date Maximum 5 Day Maximum Date Group Gated Spillway Passflow Trail markers show the “Pioneer Trail” from Little Dell Reservoir, across Little Mountain Summit and into Emigration Canyon. The reservoir and recreation area is operated and maintained by the Salt Lake City Department of Public Utilities. From exit 134, travel north on UT-65 for 2.9 miles. The trail starts at the high point of Emigration Canyon Rd and begins with a short steep climb to the ridge. Today’s and tonight’s Dillon, MT weather forecast, weather conditions and Doppler radar from The Weather Channel and Weather.com When full the reservoir impounds 20,500 acre-feet of water. Little Dell Reservoir is on the right. Long range weather outlook for Mountain Dell Reservoir, Salt Lake includes 14 day forecast summary: For Mountain Dell Reservoir, Salt Lake in the coming two weeks the average daytime maximum temperature will be around 5°C, with a high for the two weeks of 9°C expected on the afternoon of Wednesday 25th. Clouds were moving across the sky leading to stormy clouds, brief rain, and high wind. Setup a shuttle at Affleck Park if you only want to do it one way, The wind was blowing fiercely and I only had 2 good photos of these grasses with Little Dell in the background.