Trail Details

Mahogany Mountain from Grove Creek TH<br />via Grove Creek Canyon

Mahogany Mountain from Grove Creek TH
via Grove Creek Canyon

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 5.0 to 8.5 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 8 miles
 Elevation Gain: 3845 feet
 Main Aspect: All Directions
 Climb Rate: 961 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 18%
Notes: The hike up the canyon is spectacular. You don’t quite reach the Grove Creek Spring before you turn and head up the ridgeline to Mahogany Mountain. 8
Trail shortcuts: Waypoints  Destination  Maps/Aerial Photos  Links


Trailhead
Grove Creek TH
Trailhead Elevation: 5145 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Area: Utah Valley
Area Location: Various locations on east and north ends of the valley
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Notes: Drive east on Grove Creek Drive (500 N) in Pleasant Grove to the end. You will find good trailhead parking.


Waypoint 1
Grove Creek Canyon
 Elevation: 7500  Feature: Canyon
Notes: This is a case where the trail IS the destination.


Destination
Mahogany Mountain
 Elevation: 8990  Feature: Peak
Notes: When you get to the top, you are rewarded with great views of Utah Valley. On clear days, you can see over Travers Mountain into Salt Lake Valley. Now turn around for a front row seat to Mount Timpanogos. Looking across Sagebrush Flat, the east face of this mountain is massive.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.409991    Longitude: -111.714338 

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


External Links
for this trail
Route Description  SummitPost


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