Trail Details

Salamander Flat from Pine Hollow TH

Salamander Flat from Pine Hollow TH

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 1.5 to 2.5 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 3.4 miles
 Elevation Gain: 830 feet
 Main Aspect: All Directions
 Climb Rate: 488 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 9%
Notes: The trail climbs a bit until you get to the first meadow. THere is a trail junction there, take the right fork to the south. It will crest after a quarter miles, then drops a bit down to Salamander Flat. 2
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Trailhead
Pine Hollow TH
Trailhead Elevation: 6750 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Distance from Fee Station: 6.6 miles
Area: Alpine Loop / Timpanogos
Area Location: Starts in American Fork Canyon or Provo Canyon
Area Fee: $6
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Notes: Pine Hollow is where they close the Alpine Loop in the winter. The trail starts across the road to the east. Look west toward the mouth of AF Canyon to spot Devils Eye, a natural arch.



Destination
Salamander Flat
 Elevation: 7580  Feature: Meadow
Notes: Salamander Flat is a large meadow part way up the Alpine Loop. Many people use it as a primitive camping area, although it does have an outhouse.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.439717    Longitude: -111.626670 

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