Trail Details

Mount Wolverine from Brighton Lakes TH<br />via Lake Mary

Mount Wolverine from Brighton Lakes TH
via Lake Mary

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 3.0 to 5.0 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 4.6 miles
 Elevation Gain: 2035 feet
 Main Aspect: Northeast
 Climb Rate: 885 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 17%
Notes: I read about someone climbing from Lake Mary to the saddle between Mt Wolverine and Mt Millicent, but have not been there myself. I am not sure if they followed a trail or bushwacked their way up. 7
Trail shortcuts: Waypoints  Destination  Maps/Aerial Photos


Trailhead
Brighton Lakes TH
Trailhead Elevation: 8760 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: No
Distance from Park-N-Ride: 14.7 miles
Area: Big Cottonwood Canyon
Area Location: East on 7200 S (SR190) in Salt Lake County
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: No
Notes: Park near the Brighton Center. The trail starts on the right side of the main building and heads southeast along the edge of a ski run.


Waypoint 1
Lake Mary
 Elevation: 9520  Feature: Lake
Notes: The lake sits beneath several rugged peak. It’s actually 2 lakes made into one by a dam.


Destination
Mount Wolverine
 Elevation: 10795  Feature: Peak
Notes: Mt Wolverine is at the head of Wolverine Cirque, which drains into Twin Lakes. It is the tallest of the peaks surrounding the Brighton area. There are great views of both Little and Big Cottonwood Canyons.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.585361    Longitude: -111.603562 

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