Murphy Point Trail is a 3.4 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Moab, Utah that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round.
Directions from Island in the Sky Visitor Center: Travel southward along Utah 313 6.25 miles to the junction of Upheaval Dome and Grand View Roads. Bear left at this junction and drive 2 miles to Murphy Road. Turn right and travel .25 miles to the trailhead at roads end.
Easy out and back trail for hikers of all levels. Getting a backcountry permit for the Murphy Point zone is well worth it. camping right on the end of the mesa is an amazing view.
Really fun, easy hike for when you don't have a ton of time but want a GORGEOUS view.