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blue Butler Fork Trail

Trail

2.2 mile 3.5 kilometer point to point
63% Runnable
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 1,672' 510 m
Descent: 0' 0 m
High: 8,822' 2,689 m
Low: 7,150' 2,179 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 14% (8°)
Max Grade: 38% (21°)

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No Dogs
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Trail shared by Vikram Sahney

This route provides quick access to great views across the Mt. Olympus Wilderness.

Vikram Sahney

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Runner Notes

Generally a smooth, runnable trail!

Description

Butler Fork is a well-marked and maintained trail that provides visitors with many options. You'll have the choice to branch out to Dog Lake or connect to the Mill A Basin Trail towards a higher viewpoint.

Portions of this trail are used in the winter for backcountry skiing. Views abound across the Mt. Olympus Wilderness Area, Mt. Raymond, Gobblers Knob, and Solitude Ski Area.

Roadside parking is available for about 10-12 cars. There are no trailhead restrooms or other facilities, so plan ahead!

Flora & Fauna

Aspen trees abound.

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Oct 21, 2018
Kirkwood Donavin
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Jun 22, 2017
Jamen Nelson

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#605

in Utah

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