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The Hickman Natural Bridge is a wonderful hike, suitable for the whole family even in the middle of the Summer. Nestled within Capitol Reef, a free park to enter, this one-mile, well-marked trail takes you to a beautiful natural arch at its end. My friend and I hiked it in 102 degree heat, and as long as we stayed hydrated, it was delightful. I found it to be a nice hike in spite of my bad knees, and would recommend it to those who are looking for a short, rewarding hike.

Short Hike: Trailhead is at the parking lot. The trail is about one mile long.

Family Friendly: The terrain is fairly easy to traverse and the hike is short. There are few natural dangers on the hike that I would fear for children around.

Gem Type: Natural Arch

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Jennifer McKasson

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May 22, 2022
Merritt Stanton
Didn't see the bridge. Only walked a short distance before running out of time.
May 14, 2022
Jordan Hansen
Nice hike. Hot and not shady. A little steep. 1 hour 15 minutes with breaks.
Apr 2, 2022
Josh Smith
Oct 27, 2021
DIANA COOPER
Done
Sep 1, 2021
Andrii Khmelkov
Jun 18, 2021
Felicia Vega
Jun 18, 2021
Brittany Nicole
Jun 17, 2021
Emily Tao
Start the trail at 8:30am end at 10:08am.

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