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McInnis Canyons National Conservation Area

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140 mi 226 km of trail 8 Runs

Gems 1 Gem Easy Trails 18 Trails Intermediate Trails 19 Trails Hard Trails 7 Trails

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Gems in McInnis Canyons National Conservation Area - 1

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gem Favorite Span from above

Rattlesnake Arch

(4) Loma, CO

Runs in McInnis Canyons National Conservation Area - 8

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Favorite Cedar arch (or First Arch). The scramble goes up the middle.
Difficult

Rattlesnake Arches and Pollock Bench

16.4 mi 26.4 km • Loop • 2,587 ft Ascent 788.61 m Ascent

(18) Fruita, CO
Favorite No Photos
Intermediate

Rabbit’s Ear

6.1 mi 9.8 km • Out and Back • 792 ft Ascent 241.34 m Ascent

(4) Loma, CO
Favorite Running back at sunset with Phantom Spire in the distance.
Intermediate

The Cabin Loop

6.9 mi 11.1 km • Loop • 798 ft Ascent 243.3 m Ascent

(12) Fruita, CO
Favorite Overlooking Castle Valley, UT
Intermediate

Desert RATS Kokopelli 150

143.4 mi 230.8 km • Point to Point • 15,016 ft Ascent 4577 m Ascent

(2) Loma, CO
Favorite Overlooking Castle Valley, UT
Difficult

Kokopelli Trail

139.3 mi 224.1 km • Point to Point • 14,234 ft Ascent 4338.65 m Ascent

(3) Loma, CO
Favorite First views of the Colorado River running Joufla's Loop clockwise
Easy/Intermediate

Jouflas Loop

7.8 mi 12.6 km • Loop • 644 ft Ascent 196.26 m Ascent

(8) Loma, CO
Favorite Excellent scenery for breaktime!
Easy/Intermediate

Flume Canyon Trail (F1)

4.8 mi 7.7 km • Loop • 504 ft Ascent 153.6 m Ascent

(10) Fruita, CO
Favorite Looking downstream at the Colorado River.
Easy

Rustler's Loop

3.7 mi 6.0 km • Point to Point • 387 ft Ascent 118.04 m Ascent

(4) Loma, CO

Trails in McInnis Canyons National Conservation Area - 36

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5.1 mi 8.2 km #1P1 - Pollock Bench Trail
Intermediate
Fruita, CO
Intermediate
5.1 mi 8.2 km Fruita, CO
6.1 mi 9.8 km #2Western Rim
Intermediate
Moab, UT
Intermediate
6.1 mi 9.8 km Moab, UT
3.8 mi 6.2 km #3Horsethief Bench Loop
Intermediate
Loma, CO
Intermediate
3.8 mi 6.2 km Loma, CO
6.1 mi 9.9 km #4Rattlesnake Canyon Arches Trail - R1
Difficult
Loma, CO
Difficult
6.1 mi 9.9 km Loma, CO
3.3 mi 5.3 km #5Steve's Loop
Intermediate
Loma, CO
Intermediate
3.3 mi 5.3 km Loma, CO
4.9 mi 7.8 km #6D3 - Devils Canyon Loop
Intermediate
Fruita, CO
Intermediate
4.9 mi 7.8 km Fruita, CO
5.6 mi 9.0 km #7Mary's Loop
Intermediate
Loma, CO
Intermediate
5.6 mi 9.0 km Loma, CO
2.2 mi 3.5 km #8Devils Canyon D5 Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Fruita, CO
Easy/Intermediate
2.2 mi 3.5 km Fruita, CO
4.6 mi 7.4 km #9Moore Fun
Difficult
Loma, CO
Difficult
4.6 mi 7.4 km Loma, CO
2.4 mi 3.8 km #10D4 - Devils Canyon
Easy/Intermediate
Fruita, CO
Easy/Intermediate
2.4 mi 3.8 km Fruita, CO
5.1 mi 8.3 km #11Lion's Loop
Intermediate/Difficult
Loma, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
5.1 mi 8.3 km Loma, CO
5.5 mi 8.9 km #12Jouflas Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Loma, CO
Easy/Intermediate
5.5 mi 8.9 km Loma, CO
13.3 mi 21.5 km #13Zion Curtain Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Moab, UT
Intermediate/Difficult
13.3 mi 21.5 km Moab, UT
5.9 mi 9.5 km #14Rabbit Valley 8
Difficult
Loma, CO
Difficult
5.9 mi 9.5 km Loma, CO
3.8 mi 6.1 km #15Mack Ridge
Intermediate/Difficult
Loma, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
3.8 mi 6.1 km Loma, CO
4.1 mi 6.6 km #16Troy Built
Intermediate/Difficult
Loma, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
4.1 mi 6.6 km Loma, CO
2.2 mi 3.5 km #17Rabbit Valley 8 Parallel Doubletrack
Intermediate
Loma, CO
Intermediate
2.2 mi 3.5 km Loma, CO
6.0 mi 9.7 km #18Western Mesa Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Moab, UT
Intermediate/Difficult
6.0 mi 9.7 km Moab, UT
2.0 mi 3.2 km #19McDonald Creek Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Loma, CO
Easy/Intermediate
2.0 mi 3.2 km Loma, CO
3.4 mi 5.4 km #20D1 - Devils Canyon
Intermediate
Fruita, CO
Intermediate
3.4 mi 5.4 km Fruita, CO

Photos of McInnis Canyons National Conservation Area - 42

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Beautiful desert running over the Colorado River on Horsethief Bench. Photo: Michelle Smith. Runner: Jordan Fields
May 2, 2016 near Loma, CO
Cedar arch (or First Arch). The scramble goes up the middle.
Nov 1, 2015 near Loma, CO
Rattlesnake Arch
Nov 1, 2015 near Loma, CO
Span from above
Nov 20, 2015 near Loma, CO
Running back at sunset with Phantom Spire in the distance.
Jul 17, 2015 near Fruita, CO
Rattlesnake Canyon
Nov 1, 2015 near Loma, CO
This is a great trail running around the rim of the canyon.
Oct 29, 2016 near Loma, CO
First views of the Colorado River running Joufla's Loop clockwise
Nov 24, 2019 near Loma, CO

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