Trail Details

Dromedary Peak from Mill B South Fork Trailhead<br />via Broads Fork

Dromedary Peak from Mill B South Fork Trailhead
via Broads Fork

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 7.5 to 11.5 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 8 miles
 Elevation Gain: 4887 feet
 Main Aspect: North
 Climb Rate: 1222 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 23%
Notes: The trail goes through several habitat types, from conifer forests to alpine meadows to scarce plant life on rocky ridgetops. 9
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Trailhead
Broads Fork TH
Trailhead Elevation: 6220 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Distance from Park-N-Ride: 4.3 miles
Area: Big Cottonwood Canyon
Area Location: East on 7200 S (SR190) in Salt Lake County
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: No
Notes: The parking lot is east of the first turn in the Mill B S turn. The Lake Blanche trail heads out on an old road to the east. The Broads Fork TH is almost hidden at the west end of the parking lot.


Waypoint 1
Broads Fork
 Elevation: 8240  Feature: Canyon
Notes: The Broad Fork trail ends in an alpine meadow, with steep slopes on 3 sides. This area gets ferocious avalanches in winter. The basin is a good place to camp if you want to hit the higher peaks refreshed.


Destination
Dromedary Peak
 Elevation: 11107  Feature: Peak
Notes: The peak is at the top of the ridge seperating Broads Fork and Mill B North Fork canyons, as well as the Cottonwood Ridge which seperates Little and Big Cottonwood Canyons. The peak is part of the Triple Traverse and the Cottonwood Traverse.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.593031    Longitude: -111.706429 

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


External Links
for this trail
Photos  UtahPictures
Route Description  SummitPost
 WillhiteWeb
Trip Report  SummitPost


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