Trail Details

Lone Peak Cirque from Jacobs Ladder TH<br />via Enniss Peak

Lone Peak Cirque from Jacobs Ladder TH
via Enniss Peak

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 6.0 to 10.5 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 10.4 miles
 Elevation Gain: 4640 feet
 Main Aspect: All Directions
 Climb Rate: 892 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 17%
Notes: Steep – that’s how this trail can be summed up. Once you get to Enniss Peak at the top of Draper Ridge, it levels off a bit, but still 2000 feet below Lone Peak summit. 7
Trail shortcuts: Waypoints  Destination  Maps/Aerial Photos





Trailhead
Jacobs Ladder TH
Trailhead Elevation: 5700 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Area: Salt Lake Valley
Area Location: Various locations on East Bench in Salt Lake
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: No
Notes: Go to 12601 South Highland Dr, then follow the dirt road heading south. After several miles the road is gated and there is a dirt lot and restroom on the south. The trailhead up the road near the gate. Draper city just completed a project to reroute the trail to help with erosion. You will occasionally see mountain bike traffic on it, so be ready to hop out of the way.


Waypoint 1
Jacobs Ladder
 Elevation: 6890  Feature: Ridge
Notes: It is the incline you follow for most of the hike, until you are very close to Lone Rock. From there you can climb 2000 ft straight up (it seems) to Enniss Peak at the top of Draper Ridge.
Waypoint 2
Enniss Peak
 Elevation: 9298  AKA: Draper Ridge
 Feature: Peak
Notes: It sits at the far western end of the Alpine Ridge, overlooking Alpine and Draper. It was named for pioneer John Enniss for his contributions to the city of Draper.


Destination
Lone Peak Cirque
 Elevation: 10340  AKA: Draper Ridge
 Feature: Cirque
Notes: It sits at the bottom of a 600 foot wall of rock, and a worthy destination for a day hike.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.525689    Longitude: -111.758363 

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