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“Do this drive when the leaves are changing color” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Guardsman Pass Scenic Backway

Guardsman Pass Scenic Backway
Ranked #2 of 83 things to do in Park City
Certificate of Excellence
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35 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Do this drive when the leaves are changing color”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

When I was there, the colorful leaves rivaled the leaf-peeping in Vermont! Really worth it if you are in Utah in the fall!

Visited October 2013
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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
“Not to be missed”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

Make sure you go that route to the cute town of Midway. Spectacular views the entire way. Used to be gravel, now paved with huge homes and hotel near the top.

Visited October 2013
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Park City, Utah
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54 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Scenic Drive”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

A must see if you are in the Park City or Heber areas during the fall. Beautiful aspens and majestic views. Bring a camera and a sweater.

Visited October 2013
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Laguna Beach, California
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Fall color and forever views.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

This is a do not miss drive especially when the fall colors are in full glory. Pack a lunch and picnic along the way. You end up in Big Cottonwood by Brighton and Solitude resorts.

Visited August 2013
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Bridge City, Texas
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187 reviews
78 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
“Jeeping fun”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

Son & his wife took us twice over this pass for adventures. Enjoyed both days. One to Heber and then through a Wasatch State Park and the other to Park City area. Both this pass and the other areas have fantastic views.

Visited October 2013
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