Trail Details

Dog Lake from Mill D North Fork Trailhead

Dog Lake from Mill D North Fork Trailhead

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 2.5 to 4.5 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 4.6 miles
 Elevation Gain: 1480 feet
 Main Aspect: Southeast
 Climb Rate: 643 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 12%
Notes: The new trailhead makes for a fairly easy climb. It is so good that you will be jumping off the trail many times during the day to avoid being ran over by mountain bikers. (most bikers will not really run you over). You can get to many places in the Big Cottonwood and Mill Creek canyons from here. 4
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Trailhead
Mill D North Fork TH
Trailhead Elevation: 7300 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Distance from Park-N-Ride: 9.0 miles
Area: Big Cottonwood Canyon
Area Location: East on 7200 S (SR190) in Salt Lake County
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: No
Notes: There is great parking at Mill D, both sides of the road, and an outhouse. The Mill D North Fork trailhead is on the west end of the north parking lot.



Destination
Dog Lake
 Elevation: 8780  AKA: Reynolds Dog Lake
 Feature: Lake
Notes: The lake is a popular destination from Mill Creek or Big Cottonwood Canyons. It sits under Reynolds Peak and Little Water Peak. You might see many mountain bikers on even numbered days of the month, when they are allowed on trails in Mill Creek Canyon.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.667139    Longitude: -111.639592 

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


External Links
for this trail
Educational  SaveOurCanyons
Route Description  UtahOutdoorActivities
Winter Showshoeing  Salt Lake Tribune
 SnowshoeUtah


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