Trail Details

Stairs Gulch from Stairs Gulch Trailhead

Stairs Gulch from Stairs Gulch Trailhead

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 1.0 to 2.0 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 1 miles
 Elevation Gain: 630 feet
 Main Aspect: North
 Climb Rate: 1260 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 24%
Notes: The trail follows the creek. It disappears in a few places, but keep following the creek, and you will find it again. 10
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Trailhead
Stairs Gulch TH
Trailhead Elevation: 5800 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: No
Distance from Park-N-Ride: 2.9 miles
Area: Big Cottonwood Canyon
Area Location: East on 7200 S (SR190) in Salt Lake County
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: No
Notes: The trailhead across from the Storm Mountain Ampitheatre. You can also park a little further up.



Destination
Stairs Gulch
 Elevation: 6430  Feature: Canyon
Notes: Get a close up look at a very rugged area under Storm Mountain. You get to a point where you need mountaineering skills to continue.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.617442    Longitude: -111.740298 

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


External Links
for this trail
Route Description  SummitPost


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