Trail Details

Peruvian Gulch from Snowbird Trailhead

Peruvian Gulch from Snowbird Trailhead

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 2.5 to 4.0 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 3.4 miles
 Elevation Gain: 1860 feet
 Main Aspect: North
 Climb Rate: 1094 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 21%
Notes: The trail follows Snowbird Ski Resort service roads. 9
Trail shortcuts: Waypoints  Destination  Maps/Aerial Photos





Trailhead
Snowbird TH
Trailhead Elevation: 8040 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Distance from Park-N-Ride: 6.4 miles
Area: Little Cottonwood Canyon
Area Location: East on 9400 S (SR210) in Salt Lake County
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: No
Notes: Snowbird has several parking lots. The middle one is the closest to the trailheads leading to Gad Valley and Peruvian Gulch. Walk east through the lot, then continue straight on the service road across the bridge when the main road curves left. If you want a shortcut to the ridge, take the Snowbird Tram



Destination
Peruvian Gulch
 Elevation: 9900  Feature: Canyon
Notes: It is the large ravine leading up to the pass between Mt Baldy and Hidden Peak. You can see it from the air by taking a ride on the Snowbird Tram.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.572338    Longitude: -111.648355 

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