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39 mi 63 km of trail 5 Recommended Routes

Gems 2 Gems Easy Trails 1 Trail Intermediate Trails 12 Trails Hard Trails 4 Trails
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gem Favorite Escalante Natural Bridge is shrouded in beautiful fall colors in the autumn.

Escalante Natural Bridge

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gem Favorite Exploring Mamie Creek Natural Bridge.

Mamie Creek Natural Bridge

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Recommended Routes in Escalante - 5

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Favorite Where the creek becomes the trail.
Difficult

Boulder Mail Trail

15.6 mi 25.1 km 2,301' Up 701.32 m Up 3,265' Down 995.13 m Down

Escalante, UT
Favorite Where the creek becomes the trail.
Difficult

Boulder to Highway 12 via Lower Death Hollow

20.0 mi 32.2 km 1,477' Up 450.33 m Up 3,052' Down 930.1 m Down

Escalante, UT
Favorite Straight canyon walls made of Navajo Sandstone tower more than 800 feet tall.
Difficult

The Box Trail

8.9 mi 14.4 km 1,725' Up 525.81 m Up 363' Down 110.57 m Down

Escalante, UT
Favorite Along Upper Boulder Creek, you're bound to see potholes filled with water after wet weather.
Difficult

Upper Boulder Creek

8.4 mi 13.6 km 1,071' Up 326.49 m Up 1,055' Down 321.46 m Down

Escalante, UT
Favorite Steep canyon walls constrain your hiking along the Escalante River.
Intermediate

Escalante River: Escalante Town to Highway 12 Bridge

14.6 mi 23.5 km 1,334' Up 406.64 m Up 1,939' Down 590.9 m Down

Escalante, UT

Trails in Escalante - 12

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2.9 mi 4.7 km #1Lower Calf Creek Falls Trail
Intermediate
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Intermediate
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0.6 mi 1.0 km #2Trail of Sleeping Rainbows
Intermediate/Difficult
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Intermediate/Difficult
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6.6 mi 10.7 km #3Lower Death Hollow
Difficult
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Difficult
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2.6 mi 4.2 km #4Zebra Slot Canyon Trail
Intermediate
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Intermediate
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1.0 mi 1.6 km #5Upper Calf Creek Falls
Intermediate/Difficult
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Intermediate/Difficult
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1.1 mi 1.7 km #6Petrified Forest Trail
Intermediate
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Intermediate
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0.8 mi 1.3 km #7Mamie Creek Natural Bridge Trail
Difficult
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Difficult
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2.0 mi 3.2 km #8Phipps Wash Alternate Route
Intermediate
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Intermediate
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2.5 mi 4.0 km #9White Creek Trail #40
Intermediate/Difficult
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Intermediate/Difficult
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5.3 mi 8.6 km #10Phipps Wash Route
Difficult
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Difficult
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6.7 mi 10.8 km #11Escalante River: Little Death Hollow to Highway 12
Intermediate/Difficult
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Intermediate/Difficult
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7.0 mi 11.3 km #12Escalante River: Mamie Creek to Boulder Mail Trail
Intermediate
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Intermediate
Escalante, UT

Photos of Escalante - 108

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Where the creek becomes the trail.
Apr 24, 2017 near Escalante, UT
Down the final stretch to Escalante.
Apr 24, 2017 near Escalante, UT
Calf Creek Falls
Sep 6, 2016 near Escalante, UT
The descent into Death Hollow is steep and surely not for the fainthearted.
Jun 10, 2017 near Escalante, UT
Lower Calf Creek Falls and its impressive colorful alcove.
Jun 11, 2017 near Escalante, UT
Small side canyons line the way.
Jun 11, 2017 near Escalante, UT
Wide Hollow Reservoir and Barney Top from the Petrified Forest Trail.
Jun 11, 2017 near Escalante, UT
A hiker edges through the narrows of Lower Death Hollow.
Mar 31, 2017 near Escalante, UT