Borah Peak Trail #4044

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

The well-marked trailhead is at the end of BLM Road #279 that exits Highway 93 about 21 miles from Mackay. 

The first part of  the trail goes through scattered timber.  The trail is easy to moderate for about 2 miles, however the last mile has sections of  hand-over-hand extreme climbing through bare rock. This challenging climb is highly popular and takes an average of 12 hours.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open and close dates are approximate, based on road conditions.
Open Season: Early July
Usage: Heavy
Restroom: at Trailhead

General Information


Parking is available at the trailhead.



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  Area/Length : 
2.6 miles

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  Elevation : 
7,200 feet - 12,662


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