Sunset Peak Trail

Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest, Utah

Elevation Gain734ft
Trailhead Elevation10,418ft
Elevation Min/Max10202/10531ft
Elevation Start/End10418/10387ft

Sunset Peak Trail

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). This trail connects with the following: Ridge Trail and Brighton Lakes Trail.

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60 Hikes within 60 Miles: Salt Lake City (Menasha Ridge Press)
Greg Witt
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"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." Read more

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Trail Information

Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest
Nearby City
Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest
Ulina-Wasatch Cache National Forest
Local Contacts
USGS: Brighton
Local Maps

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Dec 2018