Trail Details

Little Water Peak from Mill D North Fork TH<br />via Dog Lake

Little Water Peak from Mill D North Fork TH
via Dog Lake

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 4.0 to 6.5 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 7 miles
 Elevation Gain: 2305 feet
 Main Aspect: All Directions
 Climb Rate: 659 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 12%
Notes: After reaching Dog Lake you can pretty much head north through the trees to the ridgeline. It’s least steep if you go to the pass northwest of the lake. 4
Trail shortcuts: Waypoints  Destination  Maps/Aerial Photos  Links


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.


Waypoint 1
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.


Destination
Little Water Peak
 Elevation: 9605  AKA: Reynolds Dog Lake
 Feature: Peak
Notes: The last peak on the Mill Creek/Big Cottonwood Divide. You could do a loop by going east to the Park City ridgeline, then back to your original trailhead.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.671644    Longitude: -111.627649 

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


External Links
for this trail
Photos  SummitPost
Route Description  WillhiteWeb
Trip Report  Micks Mountain


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