Trail Details

Gobblers Knob from Mill B North Fork TH<br />via Baker Pass

Gobblers Knob from Mill B North Fork TH
via Baker Pass

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 6.0 to 10.0 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 10.8 miles
 Elevation Gain: 4036 feet
 Main Aspect: All Directions
 Climb Rate: 747 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 14%
Notes: This is one of the longer trails to Gobblers Knob. It passes under Mt Raymond before the climb to Bakers Pass. The view across the canyon to the Cottonwood Ridge are great. 6
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.
Waypoint 3
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.


Destination
Gobblers Knob
 Elevation: 10246  Feature: Peak
Notes: Gobblers Knob is the highest of the range separating Mill Creek and Big Cottonwood Canyon. There are beautiful views in all directions.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.670729    Longitude: -111.682864 

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


External Links
for this trail
Route Description  SummitPost


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