backpack kings peak • 4 days

Kings Peak backpack trip for enjoyment of this dramatic prominence of over 6,000ft view. Day 1 - Travel to Henry Fork Trailhead and hike to Elkhorn Crossing. 6m. Day 2 - Hike, sightsee and setup base camp below Gunsight Pass. 3m. Day 3 - Day Hike through Gunsight Pass to Kings Peak & return to base camp. 12m. Day 4 - Hike out to Henry Fork Trailhead and travel home. 8m. Maximum 12 backpackers to limit the camp area impact.

Level:MSD
Miles:30.0
Vertical:4500'
Route:Out & Back
Pace:Moderate
Organizer:John Schwed
Phone:801-698-3959
Date:Thu Jul 31 2014 — Sun Aug 3 2014
Meeting Place:Will be announced once Kings Peak backpack event group is established. TBA in June
Meeting Time:6:00 pm
Carpool Place:Caravan in private vehicles to Henry Fork Trailhead Day 1 & Day 4 return.
Carpool Time:5:00 am


This activity is being organized by a Wasatch Mountain Club member.