Trail Details

Nephs Lake from Fort Canyon TH

Nephs Lake from Fort Canyon TH

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 0.5 to 1.0 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 2.6 miles
 Elevation Gain: 470 feet
 Main Aspect: Flat
 Climb Rate: 362 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 7%
Notes: Follow the pavement past the Sliding Rock trail. It turns to dirt after crossing the bridge. Keep following the dirt road past Nephs Lake to go to Schoolhouse Springs. 1
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Fort Canyon TH

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Trailhead Elevation: 5280 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: No
Area: Utah Valley
Area Location: Various locations on east and north ends of the valley
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Notes: Watch for a gate on the left just after the road turns east. Follow this dirt road a short distance to the pavement, then follow it to the end.

Nephs Lake
 Elevation: 5750  Feature: Lake
Notes: Nephs Lake is a place where generations of Alpine kids have passed lazy summer days. Apparently, there are many bikes buried in its depths. There is a mound of dirt at the end of a ramp that’s perfect for riding into the lake.

Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.490348    Longitude: -111.771292 

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