Trail Details

First Hamongog from Schoolhouse Springs Trailhead

First Hamongog from Schoolhouse Springs Trailhead

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 2.5 to 4.0 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 3.6 miles
 Elevation Gain: 1590 feet
 Main Aspect: South
 Climb Rate: 883 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 17%
Notes: In 2010 the actual location of the trailhead has been changing because of the good work of an organization named Utah Wilderness Access Foundation (UWAF). They are working to get historical trails that go through private developments. The trail mostly follows an old jeep road. 7
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Trailhead
Schoolhouse Springs TH
Trailhead Elevation: 5510 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: To get to the Schoolhouse Springs trailhead, follow the main road north through Alpine. It will eventually curve to the east. Turn north on Grove Street. It goes north with a sharp 90 degree curve to the east. Take the first left after the curve, then the first left off that road. Follow the dirt road to the Lehi Water Tank. The trail starts when you crawl through the gate.



Destination
First Hamongog
 Elevation: 7100  Feature: Meadow
Notes: First, what is a hamongog? In this instance, it means moutain meadow. The name is derived from a reference in the bible meaning Valley of the multitudes of Gog. The trail is to this meadow is somewhat boring. However, all trails leading away are fantastic. The trail splits here, the left for continues to 2nd Hamongog and the right trail go to East Hamongog.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.497022    Longitude: -111.752186 

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External Links
for this trail
Photos  WasatchHiker.com
Route Description  LonePeakWilderness


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