Trail Details

Little Mountain from Battle Creek TH

Little Mountain from Battle Creek TH

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 3.0 to 5.0 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 3.4 miles
 Elevation Gain: 1963 feet
 Main Aspect: West
 Climb Rate: 1155 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 22%
Notes: This trail will be a challenge for the average hiker. The trail climbs 1500 fett in the first .8 miles. Then it follows animal trails and terracing through oak and maple shrubs past the old reservoir to the peak overlooking Grove Creek Canyon. 9
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Battle Creek TH
Trailhead Elevation: 5235 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Area: Utah Valley
Area Location: Various locations on east and north ends of the valley
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Notes: Drive east on 200 S in Pleasant Grove to Battle Creek Park. It is the location of an early skirmish between the pioneers and the Indians living in the area. Pleasant Grove was originally named Battle Creek.

Little Mountain
 Elevation: 7198  AKA: G Mountain
 Feature: Peak
Notes: Little Mountain, the one with the G on it above Pleasant Grove, is a forgotten mountain with a rich history. On top is an old reservoir used to feed water to a power plant that was located near the mouth of Battle Creek Canyon.

Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.378244    Longitude: -111.697136 

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