Island Lake (Burnt Fork) Trail

MODERATE 1 reviews

Island Lake (Burnt Fork) Trail is a 16.7 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Mountain View, Utah that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and camping and is best used from July until September.

DISTANCE
16.7 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
2867 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

camping

hiking

lake

This trail starts at the hoop Lake Trailhead. You have to ford a stream. The trail climbs first into the the Kabell Creek drainage, where there is a short spur trail 1.5 miles to Kabel Lakes then goes up over Kabell ridge. The trail then descends 300 feet down into the Burnt Fork drainage before the final climb to Island Lake. After you reach Island Lake 8.3 miles the trail continues another 2 miles to a mountain pass where it joins a trail the drops down into the South Slope.

hiking
Sunday, August 25, 2013

Day hiked to Island lake from Kabell Lake. The trail was steep over Kabell ridge but the view and the lake was worth it.