Trail Details

Mount Millicent from Silver Lake Trailhead<br />via Twin Lakes

Mount Millicent from Silver Lake Trailhead
via Twin Lakes

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 2.5 to 4.0 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 3.8 miles
 Elevation Gain: 1722 feet
 Main Aspect: North
 Climb Rate: 906 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 17%
Notes: The trail is easy up to Twin Lakes. From the lakes, follow the road to the top of the Mt Milli ski lift. After that there is a bit of scrambling up the ridgeline to the peak. 8
Trail shortcuts: Waypoints  Destination  Maps/Aerial Photos  Links





Trailhead
Silver Lake TH
Trailhead Elevation: 8730 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Distance from Park-N-Ride: 14.4 miles
Area: Big Cottonwood Canyon
Area Location: East on 7200 S (SR190) in Salt Lake County
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: No
Notes: The Solitude Nordic Center becomes the Silver Lake visitors center in the summer. There is full facilities and information inside. The center also has picnic tables in the vicinity. The trail starts behind the visitors center


Waypoint 1
Silver Lake
 Elevation: 8730  Feature: Lake
Notes: Follow the boardwalk around half the lake, where you can fish or watch ducks. This hike is perfect for families with really young children. Its located in the Brighton area of Big Cottonwood Canyon.
Waypoint 2
Twin Lakes
 Elevation: 9460  Feature: Lake
Notes: Twin Lakes is a reservoir about twice as big as Silver Lake and is surrounded by several peaks.


Destination
Mount Millicent
 Elevation: 10452  Feature: Peak
Notes: Mt Milli is the peak overlooking Brighton Ski Resort to the west. Mt Wolverine is close by as well as Wolverine Cirque.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.590812    Longitude: -111.597413 

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


External Links
for this trail
Photos  UtahPictures
Route Description  SummitPost
 SummitPost
Trip Report  Micks Mountain


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