Trail Details

Baker Pass from Terraces TH<br />via White Fir Pass

Baker Pass from Terraces TH
via White Fir Pass

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 4.5 to 7.5 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 8 miles
 Elevation Gain: 3190 feet
 Main Aspect: North
 Climb Rate: 798 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 15%
Notes: The trail is mainly north facing, so you will be in conifer forest most of the hike. THere are a few great viewing areas along the way. 6
Trail shortcuts: Waypoints  Destination  Maps/Aerial Photos  Links

Terraces TH
Trailhead Elevation: 6150 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Distance from Fee Station: 3.8 miles
Area: Mill Creek Canyon
Area Location: East on 3800 S in Salt Lake County
Area Fee: $3
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Notes: Take the road leading to the Terraces camp area. The trailhead is at the south end of the road on the east side. The trail splits after a few hundred feet. Left goes to Elbow Fork, right goes to Bowman Fork.

Waypoint 1
Bowman Fork
 Elevation: 7000  Feature: Canyon
Notes: The trail leads to several interesting destinations, including Alexander Basin, Baker Pass or White Fir Pass.
Waypoint 2
White Fir Pass

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 Elevation: 7580  Feature: Saddle
Notes: It is an overlook on the Bowman Fork trail and it makes its way toward Baker Pass. The pass is between Bowman Fork and Yellow Jacket Fork. Good views of Mill Creek Canyon.

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.

Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.664230    Longitude: -111.693954 

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

External Links
for this trail
Photos  Dawns Light Photography
Route Description  Salt Lake Tribune

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