Peek-A-Boo & Spooky Slot Canyons
ElevationAscent: 403' 123 m
Descent: -404' -123 m
High: 4,952' 1,509 m
Low: 4,673' 1,424 m
GradeAvg Grade: 5% (3°)
Max Grade: 24% (14°)
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“Amazing slot canyons in the heart of Utah.”— Donald Cressman
This run may not be comfortable for claustrophobic or heavy people. Both canyons get very narrow but Spooky, in particular, might make you suck it in a lot!
Directions: From the junction of Highway 12 and 24 near Torrey, UT, head south on Highway 12 for 58 miles. Turn left on Hole in the Rock Rd (BLM 200) and continue on Hole in the Rock Rd for 25.9 miles. Turn left on BLM 252 and continue to trailhead head parking lot.
Once you exit Peek-A-Boo, again, follow the cairns east where you'll eventually make your way into a large wash. The wash (and cairns) will lead you to the mouth of Spooky. Follow spooky through and enjoy! Note, Spooky gets REALLY tight.
After exiting Spooky look for the cairn that will be straight ahead (don't go right like I did). You'll continue straight across the wash and make your way back to Peek-A-Boo and then back to the parking lot.
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Land Manager: BLM Utah - Kanab Field Office