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Hiking - Y Mountain and East Summit 6/17/23

Updated: Jul 11, 2023

Y Mountain is a butt kicker hike that will get you into gear for peak hiking season, and by adding 10 min to the hike you can bag 2 peaks in 1 trip, East Summit, which has crazy great 360 views & wildflowers.

Sample Itinerary:

Trailhead - 8:00 am

Hike - 8:15 am - 1:30 pm

Directions: Y Mountain Trailhead, Provo Ut

Activity: Hike Y Mountain & East Summit spur Trail - 6.6 miles total out and back. Y Mountain gains 3,000 ft in 3 miles and is steep. Hands down everyone felt like East Summit spur was totally worth it to bag 2 peaks but mainly to get those monster 360 peak views. All Trails Trip Report.

Gear: Hiking pants, synthetic T-shirt, long sleeve synthetic top, long sleeve fleece, light waterproof jacket, thin gloves, hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, camelback or regular back pack with waist belt, 3-4 Liters water, 6-10 snacks, first aid kit, hiking boots/running shoes, trekking poles (optional)

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