Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Training Hike #9: Squaw Peak

Location: Provo, Utah in Rock Canyon
Elevation to start: 5196 ft
Elevation gain/loss: 3132 ft
Distance: 7 miles
Difficulty: strenuous ( 7/10)
Notes: very steep and rocky, not very scenic on the way up, great views at summit

Training Hike #8: Rock Canyon

Location: Provo, Utah
Elevation to start: 4880 ft
Elevation gain/loss: 2400 ft
Distance: 7 miles
Difficulty: Moderate
Notes: Very rocky, shady, swamp cooler effect from mountain stream, not very scenic, Honestly, pretty boring hike up to the campgrounds.