Trail Details

Davenport Hill from Days Fork TH<br />via Days Fork

Davenport Hill from Days Fork TH
via Days Fork

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 4.0 to 7.0 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 7.8 miles
 Elevation Gain: 2705 feet
 Main Aspect: North
 Climb Rate: 694 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 13%
Notes: Days Fork is a long canyon with much mining history. Remnants can be seen in the upper basin. 5
Trail shortcuts: Waypoints  Destination  Maps/Aerial Photos


Trailhead
Days Fork TH
Trailhead Elevation: 7375 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Distance from Park-N-Ride: 9.8 miles
Area: Big Cottonwood Canyon
Area Location: East on 7200 S (SR190) in Salt Lake County
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: No
Notes: Turn into the Spruces CG and head for the parking lot in the back. The trail leaves the south end.


Waypoint 1
Days Fork
 Elevation: 8200  Feature: Canyon
Notes: A popular summer and winter destination. There was lots of mining activity in this canyon.


Destination
Davenport Hill
 Elevation: 10080  Feature: Peak
Notes: Named after the Davenport Mine, it sits overlooking Alta and and Silver Fork.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.599591    Longitude: -111.622269 

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