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Albion Basin Summer Road

Intermediate

Trail

2.9 mile 4.6 kilometer point to point
93% Runnable
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 796' 243 m
Descent: -4' -1 m
High: 9,550' 2,911 m
Low: 8,758' 2,669 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 5% (3°)
Max Grade: 11% (6°)

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Trail shared by Allen Tanner

A service access road to the upper trails at the Alta Ski Area.

Allen Tanner

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Description

The Albion Basin Summer Road begins at the Albion Base Area parking. It climbs very gradually over its course from 8700ft to 9500ft. The grades are mild with only a few areas above 10%.

At mile 1.9, the Catherine's Pass Trail ascends eastward. At mile 2.2, Germania Pass via East Greeley begins on the western side of the trail. At mile 2.4, the end of the Upper Albion Meadows Trail meets this trail.

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Land Manager: Alta Ski Area

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Jul 31, 2017
Kate McDermott

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in Alta

#709

in Utah

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Albion Basin at Alta Ski resort.
Apr 30, 2017 near Alta, UT
A view of Mount Superior and Cardiff Pass on the horizon from Albion Basin
Aug 23, 2018 near Alta, UT

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