Trail Details

Great Western Trail Timpanogos from Grove Creek Trailhead<br />via Sagebrush Flat

Great Western Trail Timpanogos from Grove Creek Trailhead
via Sagebrush Flat

 Hike Time: 3.5 to 6.0 hours
 Distance: 3.1 miles
 Elevation Gain: 2555 feet
 Main Aspect: West
 Climb Rate: 824 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 16%
Notes: This section of the Great Western Trail passes under the west face of Mount Timpanogos as it goes by the head of Dry Canyon, Battlecreek Canyon and Grove Creek Canyon. 6
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Trailhead
Grove Creek TH
Trailhead Elevation: 5145 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
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 Grove Creek Drive (500 N) in Pleasant Grove to the end. You will find good trailhead parking.


Waypoint 1
Grove Creek Canyon
 Elevation: 7500  Feature: Canyon
Notes: This is a case where the trail IS the destination.
Waypoint 2
Sagebrush Flat
 Elevation: 7650  Feature: Meadow
Notes: It is the wide meadow between Mount Timpanogos and Mahogany Mountain. You can get there by truck, but hiking there is just as fun.


Destination
Great Western Trail Timpanogos

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 Elevation: 7700  Feature: Trail-Distance
Notes: The GWT is a 4500 mile trail that runs from Mexico to Canada.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.405741    Longitude: -111.701548 

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