day hike: mt. wire (big beacon)

This relatively short but steep hike (gains 2180 ft. in just over 1.5 miles) is an excellent hike to get into shape! It affords excellent views of both Emmigration and Red Butte Canyons. The route is up the south ridge (from Hogle Zoo) and while it is exposed to the sun all the way is generally dry. Bring plenty of water!

Level:MOD
Miles:3.7
Vertical:2180'
Route:Out & Back
Pace:Moderate
Organizer:David* Smith
Phone:801-572-0346
Date:Sun May 25 2014
Meeting Place:Parleys Way Walmart lot, East side - 2703 Parleys Way
Meeting Time:9:00 am

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