Destination Details

Hiking to Flagstaff Mountain

Flagstaff Mountain

 Elevation: 10530  Feature: Peak
Notes: Flagstaff is at the junction of the Cottonwood Ridge and the Reed and Benson Ridge. Overlooking Alta, Mill D South Fork and Days Fork, you can see a lot of country from here. There is a higher peak a short distance to the north, which cannot be seen from Alta.


Trail Time
(roundtrip)
Distance
(roundtrip)
Elevation
Change
Trail
Aspect
From trailheads in Big Cottonwood Canyon leading to Flagstaff Mountain
 Days Fork Trailhead via Days Fork   4.5 to 7.5 hrs   7.4 miles   3155 feet   North 
From trailheads in Little Cottonwood Canyon leading to Flagstaff Mountain
 Alta Trailhead   2.5 to 4.5 hrs   3.8 miles   1860 feet   Southeast 
From trailheads in Big Cottonwood Canyon leading to Flagstaff Mountain
 Cardiff Fork Trailhead via Cardiff Pass   4.5 to 7.5 hrs   8 miles   3070 feet   North 


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.600778    Longitude: -111.646082 

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


 External Links for Flagstaff Mountain  
Description  Mountain Album
 SummitPost


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