Destination Details

Hiking to Timp Glacier

Timp Glacier

 Elevation: 11260  Feature: Cirque
Notes: Glissading down the glacier is often a highlight of a Mount Timpanogos hike. Both Negative and positive memories can result. Wear gloves and cover your arms and legs to reduce snow burn (you get going pretty fast).


Trail Time
(roundtrip)
Distance
(roundtrip)
Elevation
Change
Trail
Aspect
From trailheads in Alpine Loop / Timpanogos leading to Timp Glacier
 Timpanogos Trailhead via Mount Timpanogos   7.0 to 11.5 hrs   13.8 miles   4375 feet   All Directions 
 Timpooneke Trailhead via Emerald Lake   7.0 to 11.5 hrs   14.6 miles   3900 feet   All Directions 
 Timpooneke Trailhead via Mount Timpanogos   6.0 to 10.5 hrs   12.4 miles   3900 feet   North 
 Timpanogos Trailhead via Emerald Lake   6.0 to 10.0 hrs   10.6 miles   4375 feet   ALL 


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.384723    Longitude: -111.638841 

 WasatchHiker Map (shows trails)    
 Google Map (shows lat/lon on map)


 External Links for Timp Glacier  
Description  Wikipedia
Educational  100 year on Timp Glacier
Video  Glacier Slide
 Sliding down the glacier
 Timp Glacier from the top


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