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Glen Canyon National Recreation Area

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Gems in Glen Canyon National Recreation Area - 2

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gem Favorite Despite numerous people at the viewpoint, there was plenty of room to set up a tripod and take photos.

Horseshoe Bend

(29) LeChee, AZ
gem Favorite The Navajo Bridge spanning over Marble Canyon and the Colorado River.

Navajo Bridge

(1) LeChee, AZ

Recommended Routes in Glen Canyon National Recreation Area - 4

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Favorite Ascending out the Cathedral Wash slot canyon level by level...a very adventuresome route!
Difficult

Cathedral Wash

2.9 mi 4.7 km 270' Up 82.26 m Up 270' Down 82.35 m Down

LeChee, AZ
Favorite High, high above the Colorado River!
Difficult

Ultra Adventures - Antelope Canyon 55k

34.5 mi 55.5 km 3,064' Up 933.78 m Up 3,057' Down 931.89 m Down

Page, AZ
Favorite High, high above the Colorado River!
Intermediate/Difficult

Ultra Adventures Antelope Canyon 50

49.3 mi 79.3 km 4,231' Up 1289.58 m Up 4,226' Down 1288.1 m Down

Page, AZ
Favorite Overlooking one arm of Lake Powell
Intermediate/Difficult

Ultra Adventures Antelope Canyon Trail Half Marathon

12.8 mi 20.7 km 842' Up 256.56 m Up 864' Down 263.47 m Down

Page, AZ

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area Running

  • 113 Miles 182 Kilometers of Trail
  • 4 Recommended Routes
  • 2 Gems Gems
  • 3 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 4 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 1 Difficult Trail Difficult Trails
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Trails in Glen Canyon National Recreation Area - 4

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1.9 mi 3.1 km #1Spencer Trail
Difficult
LeChee, AZ
Difficult
LeChee, AZ
0.7 mi 1.2 km #2Horseshoe Bend Trail
Easy/Intermediate
LeChee, AZ
Easy/Intermediate
LeChee, AZ 11 
0.6 mi 0.9 km #3Antelope Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Page, AZ
Intermediate
Page, AZ
10.4 mi 16.8 km #4Rim Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Page, AZ
Easy/Intermediate
Page, AZ

Photos of Glen Canyon National Recreation Area - 45

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Despite numerous people at the viewpoint, there was plenty of room to set up a tripod and take photos.
May 12, 2019 near LeChee, AZ
High, high above the Colorado River!
Sep 2, 2016 near LeChee, AZ
From the top of Spencer Trail overlooking Lee's Ferry with Navajo Bridge and the Vermillion Cliffs in the background.
Jan 20, 2021 near LeChee, AZ
The canyon is bigger than I imagined. For scale, you can see a person sitting on the ledge on the left side.
May 12, 2019 near LeChee, AZ
Upper Antolope Canyon
Aug 5, 2018 near Page, AZ
Horseshoe Bend.
Sep 2, 2016 near LeChee, AZ
You can't run here other than on race day or with a Navajo guide!
Sep 2, 2016 near LeChee, AZ
This is the "adventure" part of the race.
Sep 2, 2016 near LeChee, AZ