Little Basin Canyon



Linear depression in the Earth's surface that generally slopes from one end to the other.
See also: Basins
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
45.0904759°, -112.6925201°
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5804 ft. (1769 m.)

Topographic Map

US Topo Map

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Little Basin Canyon is covered by the Gallagher Mountain, MT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Valleys

Mass Canyon 1.4 mi
Lovells Gulch 1.6 mi
Cedar Gulch 1.9 mi
Small Horn Canyon 1.9 mi
Long Gulch 3.5 mi

Nearby Cities

Scipio, UT 405 mi
Manti, UT 406 mi
Fayette, UT 408 mi
Sterling, UT 411 mi
Gunnison, UT 413 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Hawkins Ranch Man-made 1.0 mi
Ashbaughs Saloon (historical) Man-made 1.1 mi
Stefonic Ranch Man-made 1.7 mi
08S09W26BBD_01 Well Man-made 1.7 mi
Lovells Lake Water 1.7 mi

Historical Weather

Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is DILLON W which is approximately 9 miles away and has an elevation of 5,228 feet (576 feet lower than Little Basin Canyon). Because the nearest station and this geographic feature may have differences in elevation and topography, the historic weather at the two separate locations may be different as well.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (in inches)

Month Precip AVG High Temp AVG Low Temp
January .37" 34.4° 13.5°
February .25" 40.4° 16.9°
March .66" 48.1° 23.0°
April 1.22" 57.3° 29.2°
May 2.25" 66.3° 36.8°
June 1.87" 75.2° 43.4°
July 1.19" 83.5° 47.4°
August 1.18" 82.3° 46.0°
September 1.07" 72.2° 38.8°
October .85" 60.2° 31.2°
November .39" 42.9° 21.2°
December .35" 34.2° 14.0°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 69% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 68% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 92% of other locations on record.