Destination Details

Hiking to Timp Basin

Timp Basin

 Elevation: 10170  Feature: Basin
Notes: Many calendar and postcard photos have been shot from the basin. The wildflowers are astounding. The Timpanogos Massif is huge. And the alpine scenery can be overwhelming.


Trail Time
(roundtrip)
Distance
(roundtrip)
Elevation
Change
Trail
Aspect
From trailheads in Alpine Loop / Timpanogos leading to Timp Basin
 Timpanogos Trailhead via Emerald Lake   5.0 to 8.5 hrs   10 miles   3285 feet   ALL 
 Timpooneke Trailhead via Giant Staircase   4.5 to 7.5 hrs   8.4 miles   2810 feet   North 


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.399603    Longitude: -111.648903 

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


 External Links for Timp Basin  
Photos  Willie Holdman


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