Trail Details

Grandeur Peak from Church Fork TH

Grandeur Peak from Church Fork TH

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 3.5 to 5.5 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 5.4 miles
 Elevation Gain: 2349 feet
 Main Aspect: Southeast
 Climb Rate: 870 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 16%
Notes: The trail initially goes through a conifer forest and climbs some switchbacks up to the ridge. 7
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Trailhead
Church Fork TH
Trailhead Elevation: 5950 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Distance from Fee Station: 2.4 miles
Area: Mill Creek Canyon
Area Location: East on 3800 S in Salt Lake County
Area Fee: $3
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Notes: Turn at the Church Fork Picnic area and drive all the way to the back. The trailhead is in the last parking lot.



Destination
Grandeur Peak
 Elevation: 8299  Feature: Peak
Notes: This peak is low enough that it can be reached most any time of year. You can see the whole Salt Lake Valley as well as most of Mill Creek Canyon from its summit.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.707103    Longitude: -111.759769 

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


External Links
for this trail
Photos  UtahPictures
 UtahPictures
 UtahPictures
Route Description  Salt Lake Tribune
 SummitPost
 UtahOutdoorActivities
 WillhiteWeb
Trip Report  SummitPost
 SummitPost


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