day hike - thurston peak via kays creek

Thurston Peak is the highest peak in Davis/Morgan county. We will make the peak via the Kays Creek Trail, which is a part of the Great Western Trail. The trail is long and steep but does not involve scrambles/exposure, and offers beautiful scenery and spectacular views. The estimated hike time is 8 hours. Expect an early start and a long day. Bring 10Es. Email before Friday, 6 P.M., October 19, for the meeting place and time. Registration priority will be given to WMC members. Co-organized with Ed Hemphill. Note (10/11): When you register, please indicate at which place you want to meet: 1) the trail head in Layton; or 2) a carpool meeting place in Murray.

Level:MSD-
Miles:16.0
Vertical:4500'
Route:Out & Back
Pace:Moderate
Organizer:Akiko Kamimura
Date:Sun Oct 21 2018
Meeting Place:Registration required

New to Hiking with the WMC
WMC Hike Ratings
WMC Glossary of Hiking Terms