Trail Details

Nephs Lake from Schoolhouse Springs TH

Nephs Lake from Schoolhouse Springs TH

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 0.5 to 1.0 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 2 miles
 Elevation Gain: 240 feet
 Main Aspect: South
 Climb Rate: 240 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 5%
Notes: At the first meadow, go left. Follow the road as it turn into a trail that climbs a steep hill. It joins a road at the top, go right. When it joins the bigger road, go left. Stay to the north the rest of the way to the lake. 1
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Trailhead
Schoolhouse Springs TH
Trailhead Elevation: 5510 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: To get to the Schoolhouse Springs trailhead, follow the main road north through Alpine. It will eventually curve to the east. Turn north on Grove Street. It goes north with a sharp 90 degree curve to the east. Take the first left after the curve, then the first left off that road. Follow the dirt road to the Lehi Water Tank. The trail starts when you crawl through the gate.



Destination
Nephs Lake
 Elevation: 5750  Feature: Lake
Notes: Nephs Lake is a place where generations of Alpine kids have passed lazy summer days. Apparently, there are many bikes buried in its depths. There is a mound of dirt at the end of a ramp that’s perfect for riding into the lake.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.490348    Longitude: -111.771292 

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