Chepeta Lake is a high mountain lake at an elevation of 3.228m (10,590ft) above the sea level, located in Duchesne County, in the northeast part of the U.S. state of Utah. It’s one of the highest roads of Utah.
Located in Ashley National Forest, the road to the lake is gravel, rocky and treacherous in parts. It’s called FR 110. Weather conditions can change quickly and be harsh. Road closures can be frequent. 4wd vehicle required. Only travel on this road when it is dry. The road is impassable from October to June. Altitude and extreme weather are always a factor at any time of year. At the end of the road is a small parking lot.
Pic: Jay Aguiniga