Trailhead Details

Dry Creek Trailhead in Utah Valley

Dry Creek Trailhead

Trailhead Elevation: 5660 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: Dry Creek is a popular trailhead with hikers and horse riders, located in the northeast corner of Alpine. It is one of the few trailheads left in Alpine that does not cross private land and is assured of never being cut off by development. The trailhead is at the end of the road that goes past the Alpine Rodeo Grounds.


 Destinations reached from Dry Creek Trailhead
Trail Time
(roundtrip)
Distance
(roundtrip)
Elevation
Change
Trail
Aspect
 Horsetail Falls from Dry Creek TH   2.5 to 4.0 hrs   3.8 miles   1490 feet   South 
 First Hamongog from Dry Creek TH via East Hamongog   4.0 to 6.5 hrs   9 miles   1440 feet   South 
 Box Elder Cirque from Dry Creek TH   4.5 to 8.0 hrs   7.6 miles   3740 feet   West 
 Lake Hardy from Dry Creek TH   6.0 to 10.5 hrs   11.2 miles   4640 feet   South 
 Pfeifferhorn from Dry Creek TH   6.5 to 11.5 hrs   10.2 miles   5666 feet   Southwest 
 Box Elder Peak from Dry Creek TH via Box Elder Cirque   7.0 to 12.0 hrs   12.8 miles   5441 feet   Southwest 
 Phelps Canyon from Dry Creek TH   2.5 to 4.0 hrs   3.2 miles   1940 feet   West 
 Community Flat from Dry Creek TH   5.5 to 9.0 hrs   9.6 miles   3990 feet   Southwest 
 South Thunder from Dry Creek TH via Lake Hardy   7.0 to 12.5 hrs   12.8 miles   5494 feet   South 
 Box Elder Peak from Dry Creek TH via Community Flat   7.0 to 12.0 hrs   12.2 miles   5441 feet   Southwest 
 Box Elder Peak from Dry Creek TH via Phelps Canyon   6.0 to 10.0 hrs   8.2 miles   5441 feet   Southwest 
 East Hamongog from Dry Creek TH   3.5 to 6.0 hrs   8 miles   1620 feet   South 
 Box Elder South Peak from Dry Creek TH via Phelps Canyon   7.0 to 12.0 hrs   13 miles   4950 feet   Southwest 


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.483018    Longitude: -111.750188 

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