Trail Details

Shingle Mill Peak from Shingle Mill Canyon TH<br />via Lightning Peak

Shingle Mill Peak from Shingle Mill Canyon TH
via Lightning Peak

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 9.0 to 13.5 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 15.4 miles
 Elevation Gain: 4800 feet
 Main Aspect: All Directions
 Climb Rate: 623 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 12%
Notes: The trail follows Shingle Mill Canyon most of the way before crossing over to another canyon and up to Windy Pass. There is space for overnight camping there. Follow the spur ridge up to Lightning Peak, then a short distance further to Shingle Mill Peak. 3
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Trailhead
Shingle Mill Canyon TH
Trailhead Elevation: 5890 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: No
Distance from Provo Canyon: 10.0 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 another 5 miles to the end. Turn into the parking area on the right


Waypoint 1
Lightning Peak

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 Elevation: 10073  Feature: Peak
Notes: Lightning Peak is just off the Cascade Mountain ridgeline and has views of the backsides of the high peaks seen from Utah Valley.


Destination
Shingle Mill Peak
 Elevation: 10690  Feature: Peak
Notes: Shingle Mill Peak is one of the easier peak in the Cascade/Provo Peak range to climb. The reward is great views of the other peaks in the area, as weel as Utah Valley below.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.269486    Longitude: -111.539071 

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