Trail Details

Silver Flat Reservoir from Tibble Fork TH

Silver Flat Reservoir from Tibble Fork TH

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 2.5 to 3.5 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 4 miles
 Elevation Gain: 1185 feet
 Main Aspect: South
 Climb Rate: 593 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 11%
Notes: Just after the road splits and heads toward Granite Flat, take the trail on the right side of the road. Continue following it, even when it comes close to the road. It will take you right to the dam. 3
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Trailhead
Tibble Fork TH
Trailhead Elevation: 6365 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Distance from Fee Station: 6.9 miles
Area: American Fork Canyon
Area Location: East on Timpanogos Hwy (SR92), exit 284 in Utah County
Area Fee: $6
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Notes: One of American Forks reservoir lakes. This was once a meadow (Tibble Fork Flat) that had a railroad terminus and a mining community of several thousand people. How times have changed, now its an ATV/snowmobile terminus with several thousand recreationists.



Destination
Silver Flat Reservoir
 Elevation: 7550  AKA: Silver Lake Flat Reservoir
 Feature: Lake
Notes: The Lake is surrounded mountain spires in every direction. It is beautiful any time of year. If you go in the winter months there will be no cars there, just a few snowmobiles.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.504038    Longitude: -111.657145 

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