Trailhead Details

Silver Lake Trailhead in Big Cottonwood Canyon

Silver Lake Trailhead

Trailhead Elevation: 8730 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Distance from Park-N-Ride: 14.4 miles
Area: Big Cottonwood Canyon
Area Location: East on 7200 S (SR190) in Salt Lake County
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: No
Notes: The Solitude Nordic Center becomes the Silver Lake visitors center in the summer. There is full facilities and information inside. The center also has picnic tables in the vicinity. The trail starts behind the visitors center


 Destinations reached from Silver Lake Trailhead
Trail Time
(roundtrip)
Distance
(roundtrip)
Elevation
Change
Trail
Aspect
 Mount Wolverine from Silver Lake TH via Patsey Marley   3.5 to 5.5 hrs   6 miles   2065 feet   All Directions 
 Twin Lakes Pass from Silver Lake TH via Twin Lakes   2.5 to 4.0 hrs   4 miles   1263 feet   East 
 Mount Evergreen from Silver Lake TH via Twin Lakes   2.0 to 3.0 hrs   3.2 miles   890 feet   Southeast 
 Patsey Marley from Silver Lake TH via Twin Lakes Pass   3.0 to 5.0 hrs   5.2 miles   1795 feet   All Directions 
 Silver Lake from Silver Lake TH   1.0 to 1.5 hrs   1.8 miles   0 feet   Flat 
 Mount Tuscarora from Silver Lake TH via Mount Wolverine   3.0 to 5.0 hrs   5.4 miles   1881 feet   All Directions 
 Mount Millicent from Silver Lake TH via Twin Lakes   2.5 to 4.0 hrs   3.8 miles   1722 feet   North 
 Lake Solitude from Silver Lake TH via Silver Lake   1.5 to 2.5 hrs   3 miles   310 feet   All Directions 
 Mount Wolverine from Silver Lake TH via Mount Millicent   3.0 to 5.0 hrs   4.8 miles   2065 feet   All Directions 
 Twin Lakes from Silver Lake TH via Silver Lake   1.5 to 2.5 hrs   2.2 miles   730 feet   Northeast 


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.603612    Longitude: -111.584583 

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