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The Best Hiking in Springdale

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Top hiking spots in and near Springdale

  • Hurricane, Utah

    Camp Under Zion's Watchman

    4.3
    Watchman Campground is one of the most popular campgrounds at Zion National Park. With a prime location only a ¼ mile away from the South entrance and gorgeous scenery right outside of your tent, including the tall sandstone cliffs that surround it, it’s easy to see why this campground is everyon...
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  • Springdale, Utah

    Pa'rus Trail

    3.38 mi / 200 ft gain
    Pa'rus Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Springdale, Utah.
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  • Hurricane, Utah

    The Watchman Trail

    3.24 mi / 869 ft gain
    The Watchman Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Springdale, Utah.
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  • Pine Valley, Utah

    Chinle Trail

    15.67 mi / 1565 ft gain
    Chinle Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Hurricane, Utah.
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  • Pine Valley, Utah

    Mount Kinesava Trail

    8.06 mi / 3343 ft gain
    Mount Kinesava Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Springdale, Utah.
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  • Hurricane, Utah

    Lower Pine Creek Waterfall Trail

    0.63 mi / 36 ft gain
    Lower Pine Creek Waterfall Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Springdale, Utah.
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  • Hurricane, Utah

    Canyoneering Pine Creek Canyon, Zion

    1.5 mi / -300 ft gain
    Disclaimer: Canyoneering is a dangerous and technical activity. Don’t enter any canyon without the skills to match it, or the knowledge to navigate it. Pine Creek requires a canyoneering permit that can be reserved online and picked up at the Zion Visitor Center. Be sure to reserve your permit 3 ...
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  • Hurricane, Utah

    Canyon Overlook Trail

    4.9
    0.88 mi / 57 ft gain
    The trailhead is located east out of the 1.1 mile long tunnel off highway 9. Parking is available immediately to the right after exiting the tunnel and the trail then begins with these charming steps, carved into sandstone, that climb above the Zion-Mt. Carmel Tunnel. The trail is broad and easy ...
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  • Hurricane, Utah

    Hike the East Temple Saddle Loop

    5.0
    2.56 mi / 2500 ft gain
    This adventure is a strenuous 4-mile (3-5 hour) loop into the backcountry of ZNP and is not recommended for families or those with a fear of heights. It begins at the Canyon Overlook Trailhead located on the east side of the Zion-Mount Carmel Tunnel. Parking in the area is very competitive and I ...
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  • Hurricane, Utah

    Gifford Canyon Trail

    3.31 mi / 604 ft gain
    Gifford Canyon Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Hurricane, Utah.
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  • Hurricane, Utah

    Hepworth and Roof Peaks Trail

    6.8 mi / 2887 ft gain
    Hepworth and Roof Peaks Trail is a loop trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Springdale, Utah.
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  • Hurricane, Utah

    Destination Peak Trail

    5.24 mi / 2782 ft gain
    Destination Peak Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Springdale, Utah.
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  • Hurricane, Utah

    Progeny Peak Trail

    2.22 mi / 1033 ft gain
    Progeny Peak Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Springdale, Utah.
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  • Hurricane, Utah

    Shelf Canyon Trail

    0.75 mi / 328 ft gain
    Shelf Canyon Trail is an out-and-back trail that is located near Springdale, Utah.
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  • Hurricane, Utah

    West Bank of the Virgin River

    5.93 mi / 1319 ft gain
    West Bank of the Virgin River Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Springdale, Utah.
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  • Hurricane, Utah

    Hike the Sand Bench Trail

    3.62 mi / 500 ft gain
    The Sand Bench Trail is a loop trail and starts at the Court of the Patriarchs shuttle stop. The trail makes a loop which is approximately 3.6 miles long. The trail can be accessed across the road from the shuttle stop. Look for a water tank and bridge crossing the Virgin River. Although often o...
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