Trail Details

Baker Pass from Mill B North Fork Trailhead<br />via Big Cottonwood Overlook

Baker Pass from Mill B North Fork Trailhead
via Big Cottonwood Overlook

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 6.0 to 8.5 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 9.2 miles
 Elevation Gain: 3130 feet
 Main Aspect: South
 Climb Rate: 680 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 13%
Notes: The trail goes up the north side of Big Cottonwood Canyon. At places, you can see across into Mill B South Fork and Mineral Fork Canyons 4
Trail shortcuts: Waypoints  Destination  Maps/Aerial Photos  Links





Trailhead
Mill B North Fork TH
Trailhead Elevation: 6210 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: No
Distance from Park-N-Ride: 4.3 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 a parking lot in a wide area of the sharp S turn at Mill B. It does not fit many cars, so you might need to park in the Mill B South Fork parking area a few hundred feet to the south.


Waypoint 1
Hidden Falls
 Elevation: 6360  Feature: Falls
Notes: Cross the road to the northeast of the parking area. Look upstream several hundred feet to get a glimpse of the falls. When you get to the falls, you’ll also see an old mine on the right.
Waypoint 2
Big Cottonwood Overlook
 Elevation: 7100  Feature: Ridge
Notes: The views are worth the effort to get here. See Big Cottonwood below, Kessler Peak to the east, Mill B South Fork Canyon to the south and Salt Lake Valley to the west.


Destination
Baker Pass
 Elevation: 9340  Feature: Saddle
Notes: Bakers Pass is the saddle between Gobblers Knob and Mount Raymond. From here, you can go to one or both peaks. Gobblers Knob is an easy walk-up peak, Mt Raymond is a bit more challenging, but has awesome views.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.664230    Longitude: -111.693954 

 WasatchHiker Map (shows trails)    
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External Links
for this trail
Route Description  SummitPost


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