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1.0 mile 1.6 kilometer point to point
92% Runnable
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 144' 44 m
Descent: -130' -40 m
High: 856' 261 m
Low: 763' 233 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 5% (3°)
Max Grade: 15% (8°)

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Trail shared by Donovan Acker

The Canyon Trail is a beautiful scenic switchback connector between the Rim Trail and the Mt Lakeway Trail.

Donovan Acker

Features Birding · Fall Colors · River/Creek · Waterfall · Wildlife

Runner Notes

It's mostly moderate with some tricky parts where I would advise you watch your step and not be in a hurry. Take your time and you'll have a great time!

Description

This is probably the funnest and most scenic trail in the Canyonlands Trails. This is a great trail to combine with the Rim Trail, High Trail, and Trophy Trail to make a quick tour of the whole Canyonlands Trail System. This trail and its connectors are great for more advanced runners looking to get some nice trail time in.

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