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Grandeur Peak Trail

Intermediate/Difficult
 4.4 (28)

A hot trail to the top of Grandeur Peak with a nice view of valley.


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2.9

Miles

4.7

KM

Point to Point

8,275' 2,522 m

High

5,888' 1,795 m

Low

2,387' 728 m

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Down

16%

Avg Grade (9°)

36%

Max Grade (20°)

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Description

At Church Fork, you can either park at the entry to the Church Fork picnic area or you can risk going up to the Church Fork Trailhead, which has limited parking. The first mile of the hike is really nice and follows a stream. After you leave the stream, the trail follows the hillside with a number of switchbacks that can get quite hot during the summer. You'll reach a saddle about a mile from the top. From here, the trail gets a bit steeper, but there is nothing too difficult.

This trail dead-ends shortly after an intersection with the Pipeline Trail.

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Whitney Durham

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  4.4 from 28 votes

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  4.4 from 28 votes
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Photos

The east shoulder of Grandeur Peak poses with Mt. Olympus and Hobb's Peak in the background.
May 14, 2017 near Mount O…, UT
Mt. Olympus and Hobb's Peak are gorgeous when viewed from the summit of Grandeur Peak.
May 14, 2017 near Mount O…, UT
A small waterfall greets you near the beginning of the Grandeur Peak Trail.
May 14, 2017 near Mount O…, UT
Looking East into Millcreek Canyon. If you see that tall balding spot in the back, you are looking at Murdock Peak. That's right! Murdock Peak of PCMR!
Jul 6, 2019 near Mount O…, UT

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Mar 14, 2020
Shawn Penick
Started @ Rattlesnake Gultch, hit intermittent snow at the begging of Church Fork and gradually covered terrain with more snow to heavy snow. 10.6mi — 4h 39m
Jan 1, 2020
Michael Brondello
1:45 up, 50 down. 6mi — 2h 35m
Oct 12, 2019
Lucas Winson
Jul 4, 2019
Alexander Lex
Jun 25, 2019
Will Schott
5.8mi — 2h 30m
Jun 23, 2019
Sterling McCullough
Jun 9, 2019
Spencer Schreier
May 27, 2019
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