Trail Details

Ferguson Overlook from Ferguson Canyon TH

Ferguson Overlook from Ferguson Canyon TH

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 2.0 to 3.0 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 2.4 miles
 Elevation Gain: 1410 feet
 Main Aspect: West
 Climb Rate: 1175 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 22%
Notes: The trail follows the creekbed in this very steep canyon. The switchback that takes you out of the canyon is a welcome site. The overlok is just past the next switchback. 9
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Trailhead
Ferguson Canyon TH
Trailhead Elevation: 5240 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: No
Area: Salt Lake Valley
Area Location: Various locations on East Bench in Salt Lake
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: No
Notes: Go to about 3800 Timberline Dr in Cottonwood Heights. The trail starts at a dirt road heading northeast. There is good parking



Destination
Ferguson Overlook
 Elevation: 6650  Feature: Ridge
Notes: This is a good destination if youre short on time. There are great views of Big Cottonwood Canyon and Salt Lake Valley.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.612557    Longitude: -111.771357 

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