Uinta Mountains

Backcountry Skiing Uintas Castle Peak Area

Backcountry skiing Uintas Castle Peak Area theoretically would be awesome.  I have however yet to “PROPERLY” ski it.  In the late year of 2017 we aimlessly skied the area. We found some snow and came back with some photos.  I felt like the area wasn’t skied to it’s potential.  Hopefully anyone who goes backcountry skiing in…

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Backcountry Skiing Reids Peak – Uinta Mountains

Backcountry skiing Reids Peak Uinta mountains

Backcountry skiing Reids Peak Uinta Mountains    Up Mirror Lake Highway at Bald mountain pass there are half a dozen skiable peaks, but none are more rugged than Reid’s Peak.  From the highway it doesn’t look skiable but for a more creative skier this peak is all sorts of fun! Backcountry skiing Reids Peak Uinta…

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Backcountry Skiing Uinta Mountains Hayden Peak

backcountry skiing Uinta mountains Hayden Peak

Backcountry Skiing Uinta Mountains Hayden Peak is the jewel of the Mirror Lake Highway.   With easy access, huge terrain, and plenty of moderate slopes, Hayden Peak delivers the goods for any kind of tour.   When you get a glimpse of the mountain from the highway you might think the peak is too rugged…

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Uinta Mountains Backcountry Skiing – Mount Watson

Uinta Mountains Backcountry Skiing Mount Watson

Uinta Mountains Backcountry Skiing Mount Watson.  Located lower down Bald mountain pass, Mount Watson is one of the 1st Uinta peaks backcountry accessible in the late Spring.  There is a long approach to reach the summit but worth it.  Mount Watson offers up great skiing, great view, and is a great way to kick off…

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Ruth Lake Rock Climbing / near Park City

Ruth Lake rock Climbing

Ruth Lake Rock Climbing Awesome unique climbing near Park City.  A must do for anyone! A short 50 miles outside of Park City, there’s a really cool place, Ruth Lake Rock Climbing.  Ruth Lake is located in the Uinta mountains right off the Mirror Lake Highway.   There is a short 2 mile hike or…

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