Canyonlands National Park lies in southeastern Utah, straddling the confluence of the Colorado and Green Rivers. Divided into three distinct sections – Island in the Sky, Needles, and The Maze, Canyonlands is home to some of the most remote territory in the entire country. Hikes here show off the wide-open canyon vistas you’d expect, along with arches, pinnacles, and ancient impact craters – all with a level of peace and solitude that you’ll find tough to beat.

Viewing 8 of 8 Hikes

Mesa Arch

Mesa Arch

Distance: 0.7 mi

Time: 0.5 hrs

Elevation Gain: 65 ft

Difficulty: Beginner

Roadside Ruin

Roadside Ruin

Distance: 0.75 mi

Time: 0.5 hrs

Elevation Gain: 10 ft

Difficulty: Beginner

Cave Spring

Cave Spring

Distance: 0.6 mi

Time: 0.5 hrs

Elevation Gain: 62 ft

Difficulty: Easy

Grand View Point

Grand View Point

Distance: 2 mi

Time: 1 hrs

Elevation Gain: 70 ft

Difficulty: Easy

Dead Horse Point State Park

Dead Horse Point State Park

Distance: 5.1 mi

Time: 2.5 hrs

Elevation Gain: 134 ft

Difficulty: Easy

Lathrop Trail

Lathrop Trail

Distance: 5.1 mi

Time: 2.5 hrs

Elevation Gain: 313 ft

Difficulty: Easy

Chesler Park Loop

Chesler Park Loop

Distance: 10.4 mi

Time: 6 hrs

Elevation Gain: 1755 ft

Difficulty: Strenuous

Syncline Loop Trail

Syncline Loop Trail

Distance: 10.5 mi

Time: 7 hrs

Elevation Gain: 1507 ft

Difficulty: Expert

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Dave Johnson Jun 21, 2017 12:06

Mesa Arch and Dead Horse Point State Park are must do hikes in this list!!

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