Trailhead Details

Snowbird Trailhead in Little Cottonwood Canyon

Snowbird Trailhead

Trailhead Elevation: 8040 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Distance from Park-N-Ride: 6.4 miles
Area: Little Cottonwood Canyon
Area Location: East on 9400 S (SR210) in Salt Lake County
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: No
Notes: Snowbird has several parking lots. The middle one is the closest to the trailheads leading to Gad Valley and Peruvian Gulch. Walk east through the lot, then continue straight on the service road across the bridge when the main road curves left. If you want a shortcut to the ridge, take the Snowbird Tram


 Destinations reached from Snowbird Trailhead
Trail Time
(roundtrip)
Distance
(roundtrip)
Elevation
Change
Trail
Aspect
 Hidden Peak from Snowbird TH via Peruvian Gulch   4.5 to 7.0 hrs   7.6 miles   2950 feet   North 
 Twin Peaks (American Fork) from Snowbird TH via Gad Valley   5.0 to 8.5 hrs   9.2 miles   3449 feet   All Directions 
 Twin Peaks (American Fork) from Snowbird TH via Hidden Peak   5.0 to 8.0 hrs   8.6 miles   3449 feet   All Directions 
 Gad Valley from Snowbird TH   2.5 to 4.0 hrs   3.8 miles   1610 feet   North 
 Mount Baldy from Snowbird TH via Peruvian Gulch   4.5 to 7.5 hrs   7.8 miles   3028 feet   North 
 Peruvian Gulch from Snowbird TH   2.5 to 4.0 hrs   3.4 miles   1860 feet   North 
 Red Top Mountain from Snowbird TH via Gad Valley   5.0 to 8.0 hrs   8.6 miles   3338 feet   North 
 Hidden Peak from Snowbird TH via Gad Valley   4.0 to 6.5 hrs   6.2 miles   2950 feet   North 


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.579481    Longitude: -111.658881 

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