Ruth Lake Trail

Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest, Utah

Distance1.5mi
Elevation Gain667ft
Trailhead Elevation10,145ft
Top10,723ft
Elevation Min/Max10145/10723ft
Elevation Start/End10145/10145ft

Ruth Lake Trail

Ruth Lake Trail is a hiking trail in Summit County, Utah. It is within Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest. It is 1.5 miles long and begins at 10,145 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is three miles with a total elevation gain of 667 feet. Near the trailhead there is also a parking. This trail connects with the following: Lofty Lake Loop.

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Hiking Utah's High Uintas (Falcon Guides)
Jeffrey Probst & Brad Probst, Revised by Brett Prettyman
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"When you get to Ruth Lake, don’t forget to look behind you. Hayden Peak looms larger than life just across the canyon to the west. The view from Ruth Lake is a must for shutterbugs looking for some real photo trophies. You’ll want to hang this one on your wall."

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Trail Information

Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest
Nearby City
Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest
Parks
Wasatch National Forest
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USGS Mirror Lake
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