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Deertrap Mountain Trail

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 4.3 (7)

A relatively short journey to a rarely visited viewpoint.


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Map Key

2.7

Miles

4.4

KM

Point to Point

6,900' 2,103 m

High

6,685' 2,037 m

Low

334' 102 m

Up

467' 142 m

Down

6%

Avg Grade (3°)

26%

Max Grade (15°)

Dogs No Dogs

Features Birding · Fall Colors · River/Creek · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Description

Follow Deertrap Mountain Trail west, away from Cable Mountain Trail as it undulates in a serpentine manner to the rim of Zion Canyon.

From the rim, you'll be able to view multiple points of interest:
  • Mountain of the Sun
  • Emerald Pool
  • The Twin Brothers
  • Angels Landing
  • The Court of the Patriarchs
  • ...and many more!

Contacts

Shared By:

Tom Robson

Trail Ratings

  4.3 from 7 votes

#10

in East Zion

#7852

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Trail Rankings

#10

in East Zion

#287

in Utah

#7,852

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Overlook at deer trap, 35mm
Feb 21, 2019 near Springdale, UT

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Oct 22, 2018
Cameron Giebink
Aug 31, 2018
Allison Morrissey
Hiked as part of the east rim, overnight trip 2mi
Jun 18, 2018
Reuben Chen
Totals hiking today: 17.55 miles 9:34 17.6mi
Nov 4, 2017
Mt. Zack Rodman
After starting the East Rim Trail the night before I continued from my camp just before Stave Springs that Morning and made I new camp just South of Y 5.4mi
Oct 19, 2017
Stephanie Crow
Oct 22, 2016
Tripp Palmer
Amazing views. Face to face encounter with a large Bighorn Ram. Favorite part of Zion 10mi
Aug 2, 2016
Rachel Comp