Trail Details

Scott Hill from Scott Pass TH

Scott Hill from Scott Pass TH

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 2.0 to 3.0 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 3.2 miles
 Elevation Gain: 1006 feet
 Main Aspect: West
 Climb Rate: 629 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 12%
Notes: Bypass some of the mountain biking traffic by starting at this trailhead instead of Guardsman Pass. 4
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Trailhead
Scott Pass TH
Trailhead Elevation: 9110 ft
Trailhead Outhouse: Yes
Distance from Park-N-Ride: 16.0 miles
Area: Big Cottonwood Canyon
Area Location: East on 7200 S (SR190) in Salt Lake County
Area Fee: None
Dogs Allowed: No
Notes: Park along the road at the last switchback before Guardsman Pass. There is an outhouse hidden in the trees down the dirt road a bit.



Destination
Scott Hill
 Elevation: 10116  Feature: Peak
Notes: Named for the Scott Mine that was located on the hill. The miners named Scott were not around long, but the name stuck. It is been a point of reference in Big Cottonwood Canyon.(from The Lady In The Ore Bucket by Charles Keller)


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.624341    Longitude: -111.567383 

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