Wasatch Trail

TIME: Take a leisurely 5 hours from the Bear Creek bridge to the saddle above John McCarron Junction and teh Blixt Road in Bridal Veil Basin. Plan on 7 to 8 hours, with lunch.

DISTANCE: Nearly 5 miles from Bear Creek to McCarron Junction at the saddle between Bridal Veil and Bear Creek

ELEVATION GAIN: About 4,300 feet from the Bear Creek bridge

MAXIMUM ELEVATION: Near 13,000 feet at McCarron Junction, the saddle between Bridal Veil and Bear Creek

DIFFICULTY: Very difficult

TRAILHEAD: 2 miles up Bear Creek road