Trail Details

Storm Mountain from Ferguson Canyon Trailhead

Storm Mountain from Ferguson Canyon Trailhead

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 4.5 to 8.0 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 6.4 miles
 Elevation Gain: 4284 feet
 Main Aspect: West
 Climb Rate: 1339 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 25%
Notes: The trail is steep and primitive. It follows the creekbed for quite a ways before a switchback gets you out of it. Shortly after, there’s a junction, where you can wrap around west of the ridge for a view into Big Cottonwood Canyon, or continue up Ferguson Canyon. 10
Trail shortcuts: Waypoints  Destination  Maps/Aerial Photos  Links


Trailhead
Ferguson Canyon TH
Trailhead Elevation: 5240 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: No
Area: Salt Lake Valley
Area Location: Various locations on East Bench in Salt Lake
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: No
Notes: Go to about 3800 Timberline Dr in Cottonwood Heights. The trail starts at a dirt road heading northeast. There is good parking



Destination
Storm Mountain
 Elevation: 9524  AKA: Young Peak
 Feature: Peak
Notes: From the peak you have a good view of Big Cottonwood Canyon and Broads Fork Twin Peaks.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.608917    Longitude: -111.742227 

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


External Links
for this trail
News  Hiker rescue
Photos  UtahPictures
 UtahPictures
Route Description  Salt Lake Tribune
 SummitPost
Trip Report  Micks Mountain
 SummitPost


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