1,123 ft
Distance
207 ft
Climb
-18 ft
Descent
00:04:46
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Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Buffalo Peak Trail

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Buffalo Peak Details

  • Activities
    • Hike
    • Mountain Bike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Provo Canyon
    Provo, Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #84898 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #3811 in Trail Running
    • #2079 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    50 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 80 in Trail Running
    • 95 in Hiking
  • Land Owner
    Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest

Sorry not a trail, but not much to show there, really just a quick spin with a little hike-a-bike. Great view to enjoy for your efforts

This trail is unsanctioned.

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Buffalo Peak hike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    189 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,813 ft
  • Altitude max
    8,013 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,824 ft
  • Altitude end
    8,013 ft
  • Grade
    16.813%
  • Grade max
    -33.533%
  • Grade min
    131.302%
  • Distance climb
    875 ft
  • Distance down
    164 ft
  • Distance flat
    84 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:46
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:13
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on Aug 5, 2023
Ideal
Avg: 3 (2 votes)
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  • Ideal
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      Buffalo Peak Trail Reports

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      Aug 5, 2023 @ 8:00am
      Aug 5, 2023
      Sep 30, 2022 @ 1:57pm
      Sep 30, 2022
      Jun 11, 2021 @ 1:51pm
      Jun 11, 2021
      This is a nice hike a bike. It is really steep and covered in loose rock. The bigger rocks make a natural staircase. It is fun to descend but a...
      Jul 6, 2020 @ 8:52pm
      Jul 6, 2020
      Cool
      Jul 4, 2019 @ 9:37am
      Jul 4, 2019
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 37 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 1 rides
      • 37 miles avg distance
      All
      • 104 rides
      • Last: May 18, 2024

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      Oct 21, 2022 @ 8:02pm
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      Jun 10, 2019 @ 6:25am
      Jun 10, 2019
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      Jun 10, 2019 @ 6:25am
      Jun 10, 2019
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      Jun 10, 2019 @ 6:25am
      Jun 10, 2019

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