Only 14 miles long and five miles wide and lacking any substantial foothills, the Wellsville Mountains are definitely considered one of the steepest in the Rocky Mountains. But don’t let that deter you. The beauty and solitude found in these mountains are waiting.
Top basecamps: Brigham City, Logan
Top activities: Hiking
- Wellsville Cone
- Box Elder Peak
Wah Wah Mountains
The Wah Wah Mountains, a mountain range on the western edge of Utah, are perfect for those who want to explore unique geologic wonders in the solitude of the desert. The Wah Wah Mountains Wilderness Study Area, which extends 55 miles from south to north over 42,240 acres in Millard and Beaver counties, is among the most remote areas in Utah.
Top basecamps: Beaver, Milford
Top activities: Horseback riding, geology, ecology, ATV, hiking (no established trails)