Trail Details

Little Water Peak from Big Water TH

Little Water Peak from Big Water TH

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 3.0 to 5.0 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 4.8 miles
 Elevation Gain: 1975 feet
 Main Aspect: Northwest
 Climb Rate: 823 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 16%
Notes: Climb out of Mill Creek to the peak above. Great views along the way. 6
Trail shortcuts: Waypoints  Destination  Maps/Aerial Photos  Links


Trailhead
Big Water TH
Trailhead Elevation: 7630 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Distance from Fee Station: 8.5 miles
Area: Mill Creek Canyon
Area Location: East on 3800 S in Salt Lake County
Area Fee: $3
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Notes: There are actually 2 Big Water trailheads. One leaves the parking area, to the south, at the end of the Mill Creek road. The other is back down the road a tenth mile. The 2 trails meet after a half mile. There is a yurt in the parking area during winter months.



Destination
Little Water Peak
 Elevation: 9605  Feature: Peak
Notes: The last peak on the Mill Creek/Big Cottonwood Divide. You could do a loop by going east to the Park City ridgeline, then back to your original trailhead.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.671644    Longitude: -111.627649 

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


External Links
for this trail
Route Description  HikingSaltLake


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