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greenBlue Canyon Overlook Trail

  4.7 ( 77 ) Favorite

Trail

0.7 mile 1.2 kilometer loop
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 101' 31 m
Descent: -101' -31 m
High: 5,233' 1,595 m
Low: 5,181' 1,579 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 5% (3°)
Max Grade: 8% (5°)

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Trail shared by Brian Smith

A short trail that leads to incredible views of Zion Canyon.

Brian Smith

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Views · Wildlife

Family Friendly This quick jaunt will allow the kids to get out of the car and deep into the Zion magic within minutes.

Overview

A quick hike out to an amazing overlook.

Description

This short trail originates at a parking lot on the east side of the highway 9 (Zion Park Blvd.) tunnel. The trail traverses out to the rim above a steep canyon wall. Views to the west are breathtaking from the overlook.

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Jun 23, 2019
b Heliker
3mi
Jun 22, 2019
Drew Lawton
1mi — 0h 48m
Jun 18, 2019
Jamie Van Fossen
Strenuous at first bu the view is out of this world! — 1h 00m
Jun 14, 2019
Ashley Overstreet
Jun 10, 2019
Sam Bailey
Jun 9, 2019
Lana Z
Jun 6, 2019
Lauren Yura
Jun 3, 2019
Christina Slaughter
9h 00m

Trail Ratings

  4.7 from 77 votes

#2

in East Zion

#38

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  4.7 from 77 votes
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#2

in East Zion

#8

in Utah

#38

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