Trail Details

Broads Fork from Broads Fork TH

Broads Fork from Broads Fork TH

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 4.0 to 6.0 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 6.6 miles
 Elevation Gain: 2020 feet
 Main Aspect: North
 Climb Rate: 612 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 12%
Notes: A nice, strenuous hike into beautiful alpine terrain. It makes for a good day hike if you are looking for a good workout. What is unique about this trail is there are several flat areas between steep sections, to give your legs a break. 3
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Broads Fork TH
Trailhead Elevation: 6220 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
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: The parking lot is east of the first turn in the Mill B S turn. The Lake Blanche trail heads out on an old road to the east. The Broads Fork TH is almost hidden at the west end of the parking lot.

Broads Fork
 Elevation: 8240  Feature: Canyon
Notes: The Broad Fork trail ends in an alpine meadow, with steep slopes on 3 sides. This area gets ferocious avalanches in winter. The basin is a good place to camp if you want to hit the higher peaks refreshed.

Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.611162    Longitude: -111.717416 

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External Links
for this trail
Route Description  AngelFire
Winter Showshoeing  SnowshoeUtah

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