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Hunter Canyon Trail

Intermediate
 4.4 (5)

A stunning trail featuring massive sandstone walls, trees, creek pools, and a stone arch.


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Map Key

1.8

Miles

2.9

KM

98%

Runnable

4,271' 1,302 m

High

4,079' 1,243 m

Low

242' 74 m

Up

50' 15 m

Down

3%

Avg Grade (2°)

6%

Max Grade (4°)

Dogs Unknown

Features River/Creek · Views

In the canyon bottom. Only runners are allowed on this trail -- no mountain bikes allowed.

Description

From the parking area at the mouth of the canyon, follow the hiker-established path about two miles up the canyon until the route gets blocked by brush.

Hunter Canyon features a free-flowing stream during spring months with cottonwood trees and pools. There is also a large arch is located on the right-hand side of the canyon about a half mile in from the trailhead.

Contacts

Shared By:

Nicholas Shannon

Trail Ratings

  4.4 from 5 votes

#5

in Amasa Back

#7266

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  4.4 from 5 votes
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Trail Rankings

#5

in Amasa Back

#280

in Utah

#7,266

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Photos

This is the Hunter Rim portion.  It follows the ledge of this cliff and it's extremely difficult to find the trail.
Oct 13, 2019 near Moab, UT

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