Trail Details

White Pine Lake from White Pine Trailhead

White Pine Lake from White Pine Trailhead

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 4.5 to 8.0 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 10 miles
 Elevation Gain: 2510 feet
 Main Aspect: Northwest
 Climb Rate: 502 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 10%
Notes: The trail is long, but relatively easy. It follows the old service road to the dam. 2
Trail shortcuts: Waypoints  Destination  Maps/Aerial Photos  Links





Trailhead
White Pine TH
Trailhead Elevation: 7660 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Distance from Park-N-Ride: 5.3 miles
Area: Little Cottonwood Canyon
Area Location: East on 9400 S (SR210) in Salt Lake County
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: No
Notes: Watch for a sign that says White Pine Trailhead about half way up Little Cottonwood Canyon, just after passing Tanners Flat. It is a good size parking lot on the south side of the road, with an outhouse. This trail leads to several canyons.



Destination
White Pine Lake
 Elevation: 10170  Feature: Lake
Notes: It is a beautiful alpine lake that sits below White Baldy. Incidentally, White Pine refers to Engelmann Spruce that was harvested from the canyon in the late 1800s. Red Pine refers to Douglas Fir.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.541450    Longitude: -111.679300 

 WasatchHiker Map (shows trails)    
 Google Map (shows lat/lon on map)


External Links
for this trail
Photos  UtahPictures
Route Description  Salt Lake Tribune
 UtahTravelCenter
Winter Showshoeing  SnowshoeUtah


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