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287 mi 461 km of trail 12 Runs

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gem Favorite Brighton Lakes from Sunset Peak

Sunset Peak

(8) Alta, UT

Runs in Uinta National Forest - 12

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Favorite Enjoy phenomenal views looking south from Lone Peak.
Difficult

Jacob's Ladder Trail

11.7 mi 18.9 km • Out and Back • 5,498 ft Ascent 1675.77 m Ascent

(12) Draper, UT
Favorite Stewart Falls!
Intermediate

Stewart Cascades Trail #056

3.6 mi 5.9 km • Out and Back • 680 ft Ascent 207.3 m Ascent

(17) Cedar H…, UT
Favorite One of the lower hot springs to sit in.
Intermediate

Fifth Water Hot Springs

4.5 mi 7.3 km • Out and Back • 613 ft Ascent 186.89 m Ascent

(11) Mapleton, UT
Favorite Mountain goat grazing in Timpanogos Basin. We came face to face with him on the way down along the forest trail as we all sought cover from the hailstorm.
Difficult

Mount Timpanogos Loop

14.9 mi 24.0 km • Loop • 4,856 ft Ascent 1480.25 m Ascent

(12) Cedar H…, UT
Favorite A view of the Cottonwood Ridge from American Fork Twin Peaks
Difficult

American Fork Twin Peaks from Silver Lake Flat

12.2 mi 19.7 km • Out and Back • 4,063 ft Ascent 1238.4 m Ascent

(1) Alta, UT
Favorite This is the high point of the course before it drops down to Windy Pass in about 1/2 mile. Mt. Timpanogos stands prominently in the background.
Difficult

Squaw Peak 50 Mile Trail Run

52.0 mi 83.6 km • Point to Point • 9,406 ft Ascent 2866.94 m Ascent

(1) Lindon, UT
Favorite Mount Timpanogos stands prominently in the distance.
Difficult

Grove Creek/Battle Creek Loop

8.2 mi 13.1 km • Loop • 2,556 ft Ascent 779.12 m Ascent

(10) Pleasan…, UT
Favorite Horsetail Falls
Difficult

Horsetail Falls

4.2 mi 6.7 km • Out and Back • 1,495 ft Ascent 455.67 m Ascent

(1) Alpine, UT
Favorite Cairn at the Big Baldy Summit
Difficult

Big Baldy via Dry Canyon

7.5 mi 12.1 km • Out and Back • 3,331 ft Ascent 1015.35 m Ascent

(7) Lindon, UT
Favorite Wildlife.
Difficult

Slate Canyon/Rock Canyon Loop

11.2 mi 18.1 km • Loop • 3,442 ft Ascent 1049.18 m Ascent

(5) Provo, UT
Favorite Beautiful sunset from the top of the 'Y'
Difficult

The "Y" Mountain Peak

6.7 mi 10.7 km • Out and Back • 3,308 ft Ascent 1008.2 m Ascent

(7) Provo, UT
Favorite Beautiful sunset from the top of the 'Y'
Difficult

Route to the Y

2.2 mi 3.5 km • Out and Back • 981 ft Ascent 299.01 m Ascent

(12) Provo, UT

Trails in Uinta National Forest - 92

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6.0 mi 9.7 km #1Mount Timpanogos Trail #052
Difficult
Cedar Hills, UT
Difficult
6.0 mi 9.7 km Cedar Hills, UT 13 
2.1 mi 3.4 km #2Squaw Peak Trail
Intermediate
Provo, UT
Intermediate
2.1 mi 3.4 km Provo, UT 19 
5.8 mi 9.4 km #3Timpooneke Trail #053
Difficult
Cedar Hills, UT
Difficult
5.8 mi 9.4 km Cedar Hills, UT
2.8 mi 4.6 km #4Timpanogos Summit Trail #054
Very Difficult
Cedar Hills, UT
Very Difficult
2.8 mi 4.6 km Cedar Hills, UT
2.3 mi 3.6 km #5Silver Lake Trail
Intermediate
Alta, UT
Intermediate
2.3 mi 3.6 km Alta, UT 12 
5.2 mi 8.4 km #6Right Fork Maple Canyon Trail #007
Difficult
Mapleton, UT
Difficult
5.2 mi 8.4 km Mapleton, UT
4.3 mi 7.0 km #7Bennie Creek Trail #071
Difficult
Woodland Hills, UT
Difficult
4.3 mi 7.0 km Woodland Hills, UT
0.9 mi 1.5 km #8Pine Hollow Peak Spur
Intermediate
Alpine, UT
Intermediate
0.9 mi 1.5 km Alpine, UT
1.4 mi 2.2 km #9Snow Gauging Trail
Difficult
Cedar Hills, UT
Difficult
1.4 mi 2.2 km Cedar Hills, UT
8.8 mi 14.1 km #10Deer Creek-Dry Creek Trail #043
Difficult
Alta, UT
Difficult
8.8 mi 14.1 km Alta, UT
2.3 mi 3.7 km #11Battle Creek Trail
Difficult
Pleasant Grove, UT
Difficult
2.3 mi 3.7 km Pleasant Grove, UT
0.3 mi 0.5 km #12Grotto Falls Trail
Intermediate
Elk Ridge, UT
Intermediate
0.3 mi 0.5 km Elk Ridge, UT
3.5 mi 5.6 km #13Grove Creek Trail
Intermediate
Pleasant Grove, UT
Intermediate
3.5 mi 5.6 km Pleasant Grove, UT
3.3 mi 5.2 km #14First Hamongog Trail #200
Difficult
Alpine, UT
Difficult
3.3 mi 5.2 km Alpine, UT
4.5 mi 7.2 km #15North Peak Trail
Difficult
Mona, UT
Difficult
4.5 mi 7.2 km Mona, UT
10.2 mi 16.4 km #16GWT: Timpooneke-Chris Flat Trail
Intermediate
Pleasant Grove, UT
Intermediate
10.2 mi 16.4 km Pleasant Grove, UT
2.9 mi 4.6 km #17Rock Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Provo, UT
Intermediate
2.9 mi 4.6 km Provo, UT
1.0 mi 1.5 km #18Box Elder Summit from South Saddle
Difficult
Alpine, UT
Difficult
1.0 mi 1.5 km Alpine, UT
2.2 mi 3.6 km #19Mahogany Mountain North Peak Trail
Difficult
Cedar Hills, UT
Difficult
2.2 mi 3.6 km Cedar Hills, UT
1.7 mi 2.8 km #20Horse Flat Trail #250
Intermediate
Cedar Hills, UT
Intermediate
1.7 mi 2.8 km Cedar Hills, UT

Photos of Uinta National Forest - 134

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Mountain goat grazing in Timpanogos Basin. We came face to face with him on the way down along the forest trail as we all sought cover from the hailstorm.
Jul 20, 2017 near Cedar H…, UT
One of the lower hot springs to sit in.
Oct 28, 2015 near Mapleton, UT
Top of Timpanogos
Jul 30, 2015 near Pleasan…, UT
Overlooking the basin below the summit. Sep 11, 2017
Mar 3, 2020 near Pleasan…, UT
Just getting started on Timpooneke Trail
Feb 3, 2020 near Cedar H…, UT
This is the high point of the course before it drops down to Windy Pass in about 1/2 mile. Mt. Timpanogos stands prominently in the background.
Feb 26, 2017 near Orem, UT
Mountain Goats
Jul 30, 2015 near Pleasan…, UT
Running the ridge on the Cascade Saddle
Jul 20, 2017 near Orem, UT

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