Trail Details

Primrose Cirque from Timpanogos TH<br />via Timpanogos Falls

Primrose Cirque from Timpanogos TH
via Timpanogos Falls

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 4.0 to 6.5 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 6.4 miles
 Elevation Gain: 2995 feet
 Main Aspect: East
 Climb Rate: 936 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 18%
Notes: You pass lots of water falls along the way (depending on time of year). The upper section of the hike gets somewhat steep in parts, but the scenery is unbeatable. 8
Trail shortcuts: Waypoints  Destination  Maps/Aerial Photos





Trailhead
Timpanogos TH
Trailhead Elevation: 6885 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Distance from Fee Station: 11.6 miles
Area: Alpine Loop / Timpanogos
Area Location: Starts in American Fork Canyon or Provo Canyon
Area Fee: $6
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Notes: Also known as the Aspen Grove TH. The large parking lot is on the left just after you pass the Aspen Grove Fee area shack. You can see some of the Primrose Cirque and Roberts Horn from here. The Stewart Falls trail also leaves from here.


Waypoint 1
Timpanogos Falls
 Elevation: 7120  AKA: Aspen Grove Falls
 Feature: Falls
Notes: The trail is relatively easy to both falls. It is paved in sections. In addition to the falls, you also have a great view of Primrose Cirque.


Destination
Primrose Cirque
 Elevation: 9880  AKA: Aspen Grove Falls
 Feature: Cirque
Notes: The land of many water falls. If you happen to be in this area in early July, you will pass more waterfalls than any other area in Utah (that I know of).


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.402179    Longitude: -111.625656 

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