Trail Details

Cascade Saddle from Big Springs TH

Cascade Saddle from Big Springs TH

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 6.5 to 10.0 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 9.8 miles
 Elevation Gain: 3768 feet
 Main Aspect: East
 Climb Rate: 769 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 15%
Notes: You see all kinds of terrain along this trail. Most of it is steep. The view coming up to the saddle is fabulous. 6
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Trailhead
Big Springs TH
Trailhead Elevation: 5770 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Distance from Provo Canyon: 8.5 miles
Area: Provo Canyon
Area Location: East on 800 North in Orem in Utah County.
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Notes: Follow the Provo Canyon road for about 5 miles. Turn right at Vivian Park, and travel up the South Fork road about 3.5 miles. Turn right and follow the road to the southwest corner of the park.



Destination
Cascade Saddle
 Elevation: 9538  Feature: Saddle
Notes: The saddle is between Shingle Mill Peak and the Cascade Summit. Its the gateway to most of the Provo/Cascade range.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.282710    Longitude: -111.556993 

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