Trail Details

Thayne Peak from Thayne Canyon

Thayne Peak from Thayne Canyon

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 3.5 to 6.0 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 5.4 miles
 Elevation Gain: 2906 feet
 Main Aspect: North
 Climb Rate: 1076 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 20%
Notes: The trail is somewhat steep following the canyon south. 9
Trail shortcuts: Waypoints  Destination  Maps/Aerial Photos  Links


Trailhead
Thayne Canyon TH
Trailhead Elevation: 5750 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Distance from Fee Station: 2.5 miles
Area: Mill Creek Canyon
Area Location: East on 3800 S in Salt Lake County
Area Fee: $3
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Notes: Thayne Canyon is three miles up Mill Creek Canyon, directly south of Church Fork. The Thayne Canyon and Desolation Trails both start here. They divide after a hundred yards.



Destination
Thayne Peak
 Elevation: 8656  Feature: Peak
Notes: It looks down on Porter Fork and Thayne Canyon, with Mount Raymond right behind it.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.682378    Longitude: -111.722165 

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


External Links
for this trail
Route Description  Salt Lake Tribune
 Willhite Web


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