Trail Details

Scott Pass from Scott Pass TH

Scott Pass from Scott Pass TH

 Hike Time (roundtrip): 1.0 to 1.5 hours
 Distance (roundtrip): 1.4 miles
 Elevation Gain: 375 feet
 Main Aspect: West
 Climb Rate: 536 feet per mile
 Average Grade: 10%
Notes: This trail from the TH to the pass was one of the main routes into Big Cottonwood Canyon, before the lower road was developed. People would go up Parleys to Park City, then over this road to Brighton. Some would continue over Twin Lakes Pass to Alta. 2
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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 Pass
 Elevation: 9485  Feature: Saddle
Notes: The pass is between Scott Hill and Tri-County Peak. It borders the Park City Mountain Ski Resort. This pass was used as an alternative route into Big Cottonwood Canyon, before the road up Big Cottonwood was well developed.


Location and Maps
 Latitude: 40.616368    Longitude: -111.558440 

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