Sunset Peak Trail is a hiking trail in Alta, Utah. It is within Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest. It is 0.7 miles long and begins at 10,418 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 734 feet. Along the trail there is a spring. The trail ends near Sunset Peak (elevation 10,669 feet).
Sunset Peak Trail Professional Review and Guide
"Sunset Peak is one of the most popular summit trails in the Wasatch. It’s a great jaunt, suitable for hikers of all skill levels. Wildlife, wildflowers, and rewarding views along the trail and at the summit justify its popularity."
--Greg Witt, 60 Hikes within 60 Miles: Salt Lake City (Menasha Ridge Press).
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