Trail Details

Reynolds Peak from Big Water TH

Reynolds Peak from Big Water TH

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 3.0 to 4.5 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 4.4 miles
 Elevation Gain: 1792 feet
 Main Aspect: North
 Climb Rate: 815 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 15%
Notes: The trail up from Mill Creek is well travel, by hikers, dogs and mountain bikers. This is the shortest trail to Dog Lake and Reynolds Peak. 6
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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
Reynolds Peak
 Elevation: 9422  Feature: Peak
Notes: From the peak, you look down on Reynolds Flat and Mill D Fork in Big Cottonwood Canyon to the south. Looking north, you can see down Big Water Gulch to the trailhead.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.662125    Longitude: -111.645892 

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