Trail Details

Big Cottonwood Overlook from Mill B North Fork TH

Big Cottonwood Overlook from Mill B North Fork TH

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 1.5 to 2.5 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 2.2 miles
 Elevation Gain: 890 feet
 Main Aspect: South
 Climb Rate: 809 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 15%
Notes: The trail looks steep oon a map, but its not that bad. There are a few switchbacks to get you up on the ridge. A great after work hike, or a weekend family hike. 6
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Mill B North Fork TH
Trailhead Elevation: 6210 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: No
Distance from Park-N-Ride: 4.3 miles
Area: Big Cottonwood Canyon
Area Location: East on 7200 S (SR190) in Salt Lake County
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: No
Notes: There is a parking lot in a wide area of the sharp S turn at Mill B. It does not fit many cars, so you might need to park in the Mill B South Fork parking area a few hundred feet to the south.

Big Cottonwood Overlook
 Elevation: 7100  Feature: Ridge
Notes: The views are worth the effort to get here. See Big Cottonwood below, Kessler Peak to the east, Mill B South Fork Canyon to the south and Salt Lake Valley to the west.

Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.636077    Longitude: -111.717244 

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 Google Map (shows lat/lon on map)

External Links
for this trail
Photos  Utah Hikes
Route Description  Salt Lake Tribune
Trip Report  LocalHikes

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