Elevation

11,035 ft / 3,363 m

Prominence

5,810 ft / 1,771 m

Summits

46 summits

Top climbing months

August   28%

October   28%

July   16%

Most climbed route

South Willow Creek

Highlights

  • Deseret Peak is the highest peak in the Stansbury Mountains.
  • Located in the Deseret Peak Wilderness.
  • The area is a contrast of the alpine wilderness with the surrounding desert basin and is very popular with hikers.
  • The trail that leads to the peak is easily accessible from Salt Lake City.
  • The mountain offers views of the Bonneville Salt Flats, the Great Salt Lake, and the surrounding towns and mountain ranges.
  • On a clear day, it is possible to see Mount Nebo, the highest peak in the adjacent Wasatch Mountains.

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