Trail Details

Maybird Lakes from White Pine Trailhead

Maybird Lakes from White Pine Trailhead

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 4.0 to 6.5 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 7.6 miles
 Elevation Gain: 2090 feet
 Main Aspect: All Directions
 Climb Rate: 550 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 10%
Notes: From the trailhead you first follow the White Pine trail, then take a junction west over to Red Pine Canyon. Then you take yet another fork west to Maybird Gulch. Now that you’re finally in the right drainage, head south to the lakes. 2
Trail shortcuts: Waypoints  Destination  Maps/Aerial Photos  Links


Trailhead
White Pine TH
Trailhead Elevation: 7660 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Distance from Park-N-Ride: 5.3 miles
Area: Little Cottonwood Canyon
Area Location: East on 9400 S (SR210) in Salt Lake County
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: No
Notes: Watch for a sign that says White Pine Trailhead about half way up Little Cottonwood Canyon, just after passing Tanners Flat. It is a good size parking lot on the south side of the road, with an outhouse. This trail leads to several canyons.



Destination
Maybird Lakes
 Elevation: 9750  Feature: Lake
Notes: It is 2 lakes nestled high in an alpine cirque. They sit below Pfeifferhorn Peak.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.544834    Longitude: -111.704061 

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


External Links
for this trail
Photos  UtahPictures
Route Description  Salt Lake Tribune
 UtahTravelCenter
Winter Showshoeing  SnowshoeUtah


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