Sunrise Peak

Elevation (feet): 11,275
Elevation (meters): 3,437
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Southwest Basins and Ranges
State: Utah
Latitude: 33.9556
Longitude: -109.558
Difficulty: Basic Snow/Ice Climb
Best months for climbing: May, Jun
Nearest major airport: Salt Lake City
Convenient Center: Salt Lake City

Thanks to James Barlow for adding this peak.

Sunrise Peak is located along the Cottonwood Ridge between Big and Little Cottonwood Canyons in Salt Lake County. The easiest route is via Tanners Gulch from Little Cottonwood Canyon on hard pack spring snow in May or June. This peak is also accessible from Broads Fork via Tanners Pass, or from the west ridge from Broads Fork Twin Peaks, or the east ridge from Dromedary Peak.

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There are 2 trip reports for Sunrise Peak.

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  • Log #18514 - by Scott Patterson on Sep 25, 2003
    Pretty easy climb in summer, but one of the most challenging peaks in the Wasatch in winter. Havn't been successful in winter yet. As far a Wasatch Peaks go North Thunder and the peaks just east of...
  • Log #18515 - by Mike Wenzbauer on Sep 24, 2003
    Not an easy peak. Climbed in late summer via Broads Fork. From saddle at 10,800 we traversed around on the Little Cottonwood side...lots of loose scree and cliff bands with a lot of route-finding,...