Trail Details

Peak 10420 from Guardsmans Pass

Peak 10420 from Guardsmans Pass

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 1.5 to 2.0 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 1 miles
 Elevation Gain: 930 feet
 Main Aspect: North
 Climb Rate: 1860 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 35%
Notes: From Guardsman Pass, head south. The peak is only a half mile, but you climb 680 feet. 10
Trail shortcuts: Waypoints  Destination  Maps/Aerial Photos  Links





Trailhead
Guardsmans Pass TH
Trailhead Elevation: 9490 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: No
Distance from Park-N-Ride: 17.1 miles
Area: Big Cottonwood Canyon
Area Location: East on 7200 S (SR190) in Salt Lake County
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: No
Notes: The Guardsman Pass road turns off the Big Cottonwood Canyon Rd just before you get to Brighton. Follow the road to the summit. The parking area is usually crowded. This is also the start of the Wasatch Crest trail for mountain bikers.



Destination
Peak 10420
 Elevation: 10420  Feature: Peak
Notes: The peak is between Guardsmans Pass and Clayton Peak near Brighton. There are actually 2 peaks close together, with a nice meadow in the saddle between them.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.600043    Longitude: -111.558427 

 WasatchHiker Map (shows trails)    
 Google Map (shows lat/lon on map)


External Links
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Photos  UtahPictures
Route Description  Willhite Web
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