Destination Details

Hiking to Buffalo Peak

Buffalo Peak

 Elevation: 8030  Feature: Peak
Notes: Buffalo Peak is a highpoint that gets darfed by Cascade Mountain behind it, and overshadowed by it is popular neighbor to the south, Squaw Peak. It is one of the easier hikes in the Wasatch if approached from Squaw Peak Road.


Trail Time
(roundtrip)
Distance
(roundtrip)
Elevation
Change
Trail
Aspect
From trailheads in Squaw Peak Road leading to Buffalo Peak
 Buffalo Peak Trailhead   0.5 to 0.5 hrs   1 miles   290 feet   East 
 Squaw Peak Overlook Trailhead   2.5 to 4.0 hrs   4.2 miles   1360 feet   NorthWest 


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.282917    Longitude: -111.613127 

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


 External Links for Buffalo Peak  
Description  SummitPost
Route Description  WillhiteWeb


Be Sociable, Share!