Wheeler Peak Summit Trail

  • Hiking the Summit Trail in Great Basin National Park.
  • View from the Summit of Wheeler Peak in Great Basin National Park.
  • View from the summit of Wheeler Peak in Great Basin National Park.

Hiking

Dogs No

Summit

8.6 (miles)

 Difficult

Out & Back

~2900 (+) (Elev. Δ - ft)

Nevada

Great Basin

Wheeler Peak Summit Trail is a difficult hiking trail in Great Basin National Park. This tough hike features tremendous views on the way to the 13,064 foot summit of Wheeler Peak. Hikers attempting this trail should plan on early morning start to avoid afternoon thunderstorms. There is camping available in Great Basin National Park.

Red Tape

Camping Fees
Contact: Great Basin National Park 100 Great Basin National Park Baker, NV 89311

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Wildlife on this Trail

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