Hiking Project Logo

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area

Zoom in to see details
Map Key

Gems in Glen Canyon National Recreation Area - 3

Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Add Your Gems

gem Favorite Jacob Hamblin Arch will blow your mind!

Jacob Hamblin Arch

(5) Escalante, UT
gem Favorite Camping on slickrock at Reflection Canyon is like nothing else.

Reflection Canyon

(5) Escalante, UT
gem Favorite Helllllloooo down thereeeee!

Muley Point

(4) Kayenta, AZ

Recommended Routes in Glen Canyon National Recreation Area - 4

Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Add Your Recommended Routes

Favorite Jacob Hamblin Arch is just stunning.
Intermediate/Difficult

Coyote Gulch via Red Well

28.4 mi 45.7 km 1,633' Up 497.59 m Up 1,632' Down 497.44 m Down

Escalante, UT
Favorite Jacob Hamblin Arch will blow your mind!
Difficult

Coyote Gulch Loop Trail

13.5 mi 21.8 km 1,479' Up 450.71 m Up 1,482' Down 451.58 m Down

Escalante, UT
Favorite Camping on slickrock at Reflection Canyon is like nothing else.
Difficult

Reflection Canyon

15.4 mi 24.7 km 1,234' Up 376 m Up 1,233' Down 375.82 m Down

Page, AZ
Favorite A large rock arch creates a bridge between the canyon walls.
Intermediate/Difficult

Wiregrass Canyon

7.4 mi 11.9 km 411' Up 125.37 m Up 412' Down 125.43 m Down

Escalante, UT

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area Hiking

  • 144 Miles 232 Kilometers of Trail
  • 4 Recommended Routes
  • 3 Gems Gems
  • 5 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 9 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 2 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Share what you know about this area!

Weather Averages


High
 
Low
 
Precip
 
Days w/
 
J F M A M J J A S O N D

Trails in Glen Canyon National Recreation Area - 12

Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Add Your Trails

1.9 mi 3.1 km #1Neon Canyon - Golden Cathedral Trail
Intermediate
Escalante, UT
Intermediate
Escalante, UT
5.9 mi 9.4 km #2Hurricane Wash
Intermediate
Escalante, UT
Intermediate
Escalante, UT 11 
1.8 mi 2.8 km #3Fort Bottom Ruins Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Moab, UT
Intermediate/Difficult
Moab, UT
3.0 mi 4.8 km #4Fence Canyon - Escalante River Confluence
Intermediate
Escalante, UT
Intermediate
Escalante, UT
7.6 mi 12.2 km #5Rincon Buttress to Grey Mesa
Difficult
Escalante, UT
Difficult
Escalante, UT
1.9 mi 3.1 km #6Fortymile Ridge Trail
Intermediate
Escalante, UT
Intermediate
Escalante, UT
2.1 mi 3.4 km #7Jacob Hamblin Arch Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Escalante, UT
Easy/Intermediate
Escalante, UT
0.7 mi 1.2 km #8Crack in the Wall Trail
Intermediate
Escalante, UT
Intermediate
Escalante, UT
5.3 mi 8.6 km #9Wiregrass Canyon Wash Trail
Easy
Page, AZ
Easy
Page, AZ
22.3 mi 35.9 km #10Horse Canyon Trail
Easy
Moab, UT
Easy
Moab, UT
21.5 mi 34.7 km #11Doll House Road
Easy
Monticello, UT
Easy
Monticello, UT
5.3 mi 8.5 km #12Maze Overlook Road
Easy
Moab, UT
Easy
Moab, UT

Photos of Glen Canyon National Recreation Area - 51

Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Add Your Photos

Camping on slickrock at Reflection Canyon is like nothing else.
May 8, 2017 near Escalante, UT
The sun sets over Reflection Canyon.
May 8, 2017 near Escalante, UT
Helllllloooo down thereeeee!
Nov 10, 2016 near Blanding, UT
Reflection Canyon glints in the morning sun.
May 8, 2017 near Escalante, UT
I swear, it's a canyon on top of a canyon.
Nov 10, 2016 near Blanding, UT
Jacob Hamblin Arch is just stunning.
Feb 1, 2017 near Escalante, UT
Jacob Hamblin Arch will blow your mind!
Feb 1, 2017 near Escalante, UT
Golden Cathedral.
Mar 9, 2016 near Escalante, UT