Trail Details

Squaw Peak from Rock Canyon TH

Squaw Peak from Rock Canyon TH

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 5.0 to 7.5 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 7.2 miles
 Elevation Gain: 2770 feet
 Main Aspect: All Directions
 Climb Rate: 769 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 15%
Notes: The climb is a steady grade on a well travelled path. There are a few bridges. It becomes a bit more primitive after taking the junction (go left/north) at the 1.5 mile mark. 6
Trail shortcuts: Waypoints  Destination  Maps/Aerial Photos  Links





Trailhead
Rock Canyon TH
Trailhead Elevation: 5110 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: No
Area: Utah Valley
Area Location: Various locations on east and north ends of the valley
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Notes: There is a large parking lot, restrooms and lots of trails. To get there, drive east past the Provo temple until the road ends.



Destination
Squaw Peak
 Elevation: 7880  Feature: Peak
Notes: Squaw Peak is an icon above Provo and the BYU campus. It is also a classic hike or rock climb for those looking for adventure close to home.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.271502    Longitude: -111.616960 

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


External Links
for this trail
Route Description  RockCanyonUtah


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