Trail Details

Big Baldy from Dry Canyon TH

Big Baldy from Dry Canyon TH

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 4.5 to 7.5 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 7 miles
 Elevation Gain: 3297 feet
 Main Aspect: Southwest
 Climb Rate: 942 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 18%
Notes: This hike is relatively easy. Sure, it is 3500 feet, but it is all on good, well established trails. Great views of Utah Valley and of the west face of Mount Timpanogos. Everest Ridge starts at the saddle. 8
Trail shortcuts: Waypoints  Destination  Maps/Aerial Photos  Links


Trailhead
Dry Canyon TH
Trailhead Elevation: 5440 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: No
Area: Utah Valley
Area Location: Various locations on east and north ends of the valley
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Notes: Drive east on 200 S in Lindon (street north of Allens) to where it curves right. Turn left here and follow it to the end. This TH is great. You are in the wilderness almost as soon as you hit the trail.



Destination
Big Baldy
 Elevation: 8737  Feature: Peak
Notes: From the peak, you can see all of Utah Valley. Turn around and the massive Mount Timpanogos fills your view.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.366217    Longitude: -111.665499 

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


External Links
for this trail
Route Description  WasatchHiker
Trip Report  Mountain Album
 SummitPost


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