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66 mi 106 km of trail 4 Featured Hikes

Gems 1 Gem Easy Trails 2 Trails Intermediate Trails 7 Trails Hard Trails 4 Trails
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Gems in San Rafael Swell - 1

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gem Favorite The Dragon of Black Canyon

Black Dragon Pictograph

(1) East Ca…, UT

Featured Hikes in San Rafael Swell - 4

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Favorite The start of the winding passage way!!
Intermediate

Little Wildhorse and Bells Canyon Loop

8.7 mi 13.9 km • Loop • 871 ft Ascent 265.62 m Ascent

(24) Ferron, UT
Favorite Working over the water in Dang Canyon can be hairy at times.
Intermediate/Difficult

Ding & Dang Loop

6.0 mi 9.7 km • Loop • 918 ft Ascent 279.8 m Ascent

(8) Ferron, UT
Favorite View from The Wedge Overlook
Intermediate

The Wedge in San Rafael Swell

22.1 mi 35.5 km • Loop • 1,490 ft Ascent 454.26 m Ascent

(7) Ferron, UT
Favorite The group wades through Muddy Creek.
Difficult

The Chute of Muddy Creek Loop

15.1 mi 24.2 km • Loop • 1,226 ft Ascent 373.72 m Ascent

(3) Ferron, UT

Trails in San Rafael Swell - 9

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4.1 mi 6.7 km #1Little Wildhorse Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Ferron, UT
Intermediate
4.1 mi 6.7 km Ferron, UT
0.3 mi 0.6 km #2Black Dragon Pictograph Route
Intermediate
East Carbon City, UT
Intermediate
0.3 mi 0.6 km East Carbon City, UT
5.2 mi 8.4 km #3Music Canyon Route
Difficult
Ferron, UT
Difficult
5.2 mi 8.4 km Ferron, UT
15.3 mi 24.7 km #4Good Water Rim Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Ferron, UT
Easy/Intermediate
15.3 mi 24.7 km Ferron, UT
15.4 mi 24.8 km #5Chute of Muddy Creek
Difficult
Ferron, UT
Difficult
15.4 mi 24.8 km Ferron, UT
1.9 mi 3.0 km #6Bell's Canyon Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Ferron, UT
Intermediate/Difficult
1.9 mi 3.0 km Ferron, UT
20.4 mi 32.8 km #7Behind the Reef Road
Easy/Intermediate
Ferron, UT
Easy/Intermediate
20.4 mi 32.8 km Ferron, UT
0.9 mi 1.4 km #8Wild Horse Window
Intermediate
Ferron, UT
Intermediate
0.9 mi 1.4 km Ferron, UT
2.1 mi 3.3 km #9Winding Mining Road Trail
Difficult
Ferron, UT
Difficult
2.1 mi 3.3 km Ferron, UT

Photos of San Rafael Swell - 69

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View from The Wedge Overlook
Apr 7, 2015 near Ferron, UT
Working over the water in Dang Canyon can be hairy at times.
Jun 24, 2017 near Ferron, UT
Overlooking "Little Grand Canyon" at The Wedge
Apr 7, 2015 near Ferron, UT
The start of the winding passage way!!
Dec 7, 2015 near Ferron, UT
Narrow passages.
Dec 7, 2015 near Ferron, UT
Interesting canyon walls eroded by water.
Dec 7, 2015 near Ferron, UT
San Rafael Reef from Behind-the-Reef Road
Jan 27, 2019 near Ferron, UT
The Dragon of Black Canyon
Jun 24, 2018 near East Ca…, UT

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