Trail Details

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 0.5 to 0.5 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 1 miles
 Elevation Gain: 290 feet
 Main Aspect: East
 Climb Rate: 580 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 11%
Notes: If you climb it from Squaw Peak Rd, it takes longer to drive to the trailhead than it does to hike it. Great views of Utah Country from the top. 3
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Trailhead
Buffalo Peak TH
Trailhead Elevation: 7740 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: No
Distance from Provo Canyon: 7.3 miles
Area: Squaw Peak Road
Area Location: 2 miles east of mouth of Provo Canyon. Turn right.
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Notes: There is not really a parking area, just pull off the road when you top out on the Squaw Peak road. The trail goes west.



Destination
Buffalo Peak
 Elevation: 8030  Feature: Peak
Notes: Buffalo Peak is a highpoint that gets darfed by Cascade Mountain behind it, and overshadowed by it is popular neighbor to the south, Squaw Peak. It is one of the easier hikes in the Wasatch if approached from Squaw Peak Road.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.282917    Longitude: -111.613127 

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