Join the Challenge
The Utah Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge is a self-paced hiking and trail running challenge up six iconic mountains easily reached from Salt Lake City.
You choose whether you want to complete them in six days, six weeks, or take the entire year. Set the schedule that works best for you.
You can climb them in order as you build your strength and endurance, or mix it up. The choice is yours. Your registration will help support Big City Mountaineers, so you'll be doing good for others with each peak you climb.
Overview Map of the Utah Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge
The Peaks of the Utah Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge
GRANDEUR PEAK – Elevation 8,299′ (2530m)
Short, steep and easy-to-access with great views of the Salt Lake Valley, this trail features a waterfall and is accessible year-round.
- Grandeur Peak East Trail from Church Fork – AllTrails
6 miles | 2,627′ vertical
GOBBLER'S KNOB – Elevation 10,246′ (3123m)
Don't underestimate this trail because it's short, because it's “one of the steepest trails in the Wasatch” gaining over 3,000 vertical fee in just over two miles.
- Hiking Alexander Basin / Gobbler's Knob – Utah Outdoor Activities
4.4 miles | 3,106′ vertical
MOUNT OLYMPUS – Elevation 9,026′ (2751m)
Mount Olympus is one of the most recognizable and popular peaks in the area. It stands prominently above Salt Lake City, and the trail climbs over 4,000 feet in just over three miles. It's relentless, but rewarding.
- Hiking Mount Olympus – Road Trip Ryan
7.3 miles | 4,100′ vertical
MOUNT TIMPANOGOS – Elevation 11,752′ (3582m)
Mount Timp is the second highest peak in the Wasatch Range, and well-loved for it's spectacular display of wildflowers. This climb is a strenuous, all-day endeavor.
- The Ultimate Guide to Hiking Mt. Timpanogos – Amanda Outside
14.5 miles | 4,668′ vertical
LONE PEAK – Elevation 11,253′ (3430m)
This granite monarch of the Wasatch is considered a seriously tough hike, with double-digit mileage and intense vertical gain. But you sit in an epic glacial cirque with views from Provo to North SLC and beyond.
- Lone Peak via Jacob's Ladder Trail – AllTrails
11.1 miles | 5,603′ vertical
Latest 2021 Utah Hike Logs
When the challengers begin logging hikes, their trip reports will show up here.