Hiking - Mt Superior, Little Cottonwood Canyon


Itinerary:

Trailhead - 845am

Hike (4-6hrs) - 9am-5pm


Directions: Our Lady of the Snows, Alta - park up canyon on north side (Parking is limited at trailhead so carpool from entrance to canyon is encouraged)


Activity:

Hike Mt Superior and Monte Cristo Peaks - 6.3 mile out and back to two epic summits. Start at Our Lady of the Snows and follow trail north to Cardiff Pass. Follow trail and ridgeline to Mt Superior. There is some scrambling at the top with some exposure. Can do a 0.5 mi round trip to Monte Cristo and then head back. Trail Report.


Gear: tshirt,long sleeve shirt, fleece, waterproof jacket, hiking pants (no jeans), hiking boots/shoes, daypack with waistbelt, 3-4L water, 10-12 snacks, lunch, first aid kit, sunscreen, hat


HIking to Cardiff Pass


Cardiff Pass to Summit