Camp at the Cottonwood Ridgeline

Rate this Adventure White Pine Trailhead

Activities

Camping, Backpacking, Hiking

Skill

Intermediate

Season

Summer, Autumn

Added by

Andy Earl

Forest
Lake
Scenic

The Cottonwood ridge line is one of the most easily accessible alpine experiences you can have. Beautiful views and lakes. An opportunity to knock out multiple summits in a day.

Begin at the White Pine Trailhead in Little Cottonwood Canyon. Follow the trail up toward Red Pine Lake. The trail gets a little hard to follow after the lake, but find your way up to the ridge between Pfeifferhorn and White Baldy.

Set up camp and enjoy a night in the high mountains. Morning will allow you to adventure hike from White Baldy to Pfeifferhorn. The ridge has a few sections of some pretty fun scrambling.

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Nearby Lodging

From $300/night

The Cliff Lodge

Sandy, Utah

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Nice one Andy, I had never gone up past Red Pine but I had seen it continued. Ill be sure to check this one off my list soon

Activities

Camping, Backpacking, Hiking

Skill

Intermediate

Season

Summer, Autumn

Added by

Andy Earl

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