High alpine in central Utah

Spencer Okey

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I live in Ogden and my brother in Saint George. We want to meet roughly in the middle for some high alpine backpacking/fishing as similar to the Uintas as possible. Any tips on places that fit the bill?
 

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Boulder Mountain! About 4 hours for you and about 4 hours for him. Maybe not the greatest for long distance backpacking trips due to the number of ATV trails, but definitely one of the best high elevation trout fisheries around with solid backpacking options.
 

Spencer Okey

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Great, thank you! I'll check it out. Is it getting a little late/cold for us this year if we don't want to be in snow?
 
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