Scott Hill Climber's Log

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BKiser90 - Jul 22, 2017 6:04 pm Date Climbed: Jul 22, 2017

Guardsman to Desolation  Sucess!

Popped off of the access road on the way to Desolation to bag Scott. Perhaps one of the more dramatic peaks on the ridge between Guardsman and Desolation.

Wisemtn - Jul 1, 2017 7:19 pm Date Climbed: Jul 1, 2017

Crest to Mill D w/ 4 Peaks  Sucess!

Climbed this 2nd peak on my mt bike ride from the Crest trail.


edge - Oct 6, 2016 4:24 pm Date Climbed: Oct 5, 2016

Fall Hike  Sucess!

Beautiful clear blue sky with storm clouds coming in, fantastic afternoon hike from Gaurdsman Pass.


Tracy - Mar 11, 2016 3:35 am Date Climbed: Jul 24, 2015

Group hike  Sucess!

In 2015 for our family reunion, I got asked to plan a hike for those attendees willing to go on a hike. That reunion was held in Park City and I proposed we do a mid-day hike of Scott Hill along a portion of the Great Western Trail, a.k.a. a portion of the Wasatch Crest Trail. Rather than starting at Guardsman Pass, we drove down the Brighton side of the pass and started at a trail-head located on a sharp hairpin turn. This hike had 50 participants from just some of my siblings, some of our respective spouses and some of our immediate children (with 2 in-law children in the group & one foster child). The youngest participant, Levi, was less than a year old and the oldest participant was 54. There were 50 people in our group and everyone made it at least up to the ridge saddle and 37 of us made it to the summit of Scott Hill. Three of us continued on to bag Silver Benchmark and Murdock Peak, while the other 47 returned to the trail-head where we had parked our vehicles along Guardsman Pass Road. Participants included:
Barton, Joanne, Kevin, Madeline & Isaac Foutz;
Tracy, Lori, Lance & Jessica, Travis, Jackie & Tori Foutz;
Eric, Nathan & Ben Foutz;
Randy, Joan, Craig, Joe, Melissa & Emma Mackay;
Spencer & Rachel Gubler;
Harold, Susan, Jacob, Jessica & Katelyn Foutz & foster-child Bentley;
Michael, Ian & Tim Eschenberg;
Guy, Conner, Summer & Audrey Foutz;
Russ, Mariam, Max, Seth, Lacey, Abe, Ellie, Ely & Levi Gubler;
Jeff, Laura, Jonah, Lilly & Zella Archibald.


PrinceOfNorway - Oct 23, 2014 10:08 am Date Climbed: Oct 22, 2014

Easy Hike  Sucess!

Drove up guardsman pass after work to spend a little time at higher altitudes. I walked straight up the hill to the top of Tri-County Peak. It took only a few minutes. I then followed the ridge to Scott Hill and back. The cool wind was nice and the views were great. Not too bad when your car does most of the work.


yadahzoemtn - Jan 17, 2014 10:57 pm Date Climbed: Jan 11, 2014

Three over 10,000 Today  Sucess!

Got this one in conjunction with 10,420 and Guardsman. Beautiful Day.


voxnihili - Jun 10, 2013 10:53 am Date Climbed: Jun 7, 2013

Ridge Run  Sucess!

Hit this going across the ridge. Beautiful morning out.


scgrant - Sep 29, 2012 11:10 pm Date Climbed: Sep 29, 2012

Big Cottonwood Canyon Super Loop  Sucess!

Climbed with the WMC as part of a BCC super loop.

Ammon Hatch

Ammon Hatch - May 13, 2012 5:19 pm Date Climbed: Dec 6, 2011

Nice hike.  Sucess!

Didn't want to study for finals. Went from where the guardsman road was gated.


mtybumpo - Mar 31, 2012 6:52 pm Date Climbed: Mar 31, 2012

Fun short hike!  Sucess!

What a fun short hike. Was on Snowshoes most of the way and was done in under 3 hours. and this is one peak closer to my goal of getting over 10K in every month of the year. All I have left now is October and I've done it!


utahjimk - Nov 10, 2011 11:49 am Date Climbed: Mar 29, 2011

on snowshoes  Sucess!

huge cornices on top


Dean - Sep 23, 2011 4:08 pm Date Climbed: Sep 23, 2011

On my list  Sucess!

Left my wife at the car while I hiked from the switchback where many cars were parked. This was a great hike and the views were superb in all directions. Met lots of mountain bikers on the road with a few walking their bikes up the last grade from Scott Pass.

Ed F

Ed F - Jan 31, 2011 10:59 pm

Nice views  Sucess!

I've only been to the top once, but I've skied several aspects of this hill many times.


ZeeJay - Dec 20, 2010 6:34 pm Date Climbed: Dec 20, 2004

A bunch  Sucess!

Usually as part of a long ridge run.

12/20/2004, 11/15/2004, 4/4/2004, 3/30/2004, 2/17/2004, 1/13/2004, 10/1/2003, 8/1/2003, 7/11/2003, 6/28/2003, 6/21/2003, 5/16/2003, 7/1/2000, 9/4/99, 7/5/91


Pharmacist - Nov 9, 2010 7:27 pm Date Climbed: Nov 5, 2010

slept on top  Sucess!

Climbed up Scott Hill from the Guardsman Pass road. spent a night on top of Scott with perfect weather. Then hiked down the ridge, checking out the views from 10009, Silver, and Desolation Peaks. Then hiked down the Desolation Lake Trail back to where my truck was waiting.


Moogie737 - Sep 15, 2010 1:52 pm Date Climbed: Jan 3, 2012

Snow & wind  Sucess!

This is my 5th or 6th time on this landmark. Accompanied this time by JP Lewis. We almost always bag this little peak as part of a "Brighton Bowl Run" which we begin in Bear Trap fork and which includes Desolation Peak, Silver Peak, 10009, Guardsman Peak, 10420, Mt. Majestic, and more if time permits. #7 1-3-12 Solo. Desolation, Silver and then this one before reversing for the return to Bear Trap Fork TH on BCC road. Strong westerly winds here today. #8 1-11-14 From Guardsman winter TH, 10420 first then Guardsman Peak and over to Scott Hill. Strong SW winds, otherwise bluebird day. Unbeatable company.

AjaxHiker - Aug 23, 2010 3:03 pm Date Climbed: Aug 8, 2010

via crest trail  Sucess!

A buddy and I biked the crest trail, and I headed up here from the north ridge during a rest break. Great day!

utclimber - Jul 30, 2010 12:45 am Date Climbed: Jul 29, 2010

Ridge Run  Sucess!

After work trail run up Tri-County Peak, Scott Hill, and Point 10420.


Pfeiffer75 - May 10, 2010 12:22 pm

Winter Snowshoe  Sucess!

Snowshoed to the top with the WMC in 2008


mountaingazelle - Sep 25, 2009 10:36 pm Date Climbed: Sep 25, 2009

Wasatch Crest  Sucess!

Hiked the Wasatch Crest from Guardsman Pass to the top of Millcreek Canyon. Went to Guardsman Peak, Scott Hill, Peak 10,009, Silver Peak, Desolation Peak, and Murdock Peak. Our main goal was to see the fall colors.

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