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Best trails in Behind the Rocks Wilderness Study Area

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Looking for a great trail in Behind the Rocks Wilderness Study Area, Utah? AllTrails has 7 great views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Gearing up for a challenge? There are 3 hard trails in Behind the Rocks Wilderness Study Area ranging from 6 to 53.3 miles and from 3,976 to 5,436 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Hidden Valley Trail
Behind the Rocks Wilderness Study Area
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Length: 6 mi • Est. 3 h 12 m
From the parking area, follow the trail up to the base of the Moab Rim and then ascend a series of steep switchbacks. At the top of the switchbacks, the trial heads north and enters Hidden Valley - a Show more
#2 - Moonflower Canyon Trail
Behind the Rocks Wilderness Study Area
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Length: 0.6 mi • Est. 19 m
Moonflower Canyon Trail is a 0.6 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Moab, Utah that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activityShow more
#3 - The Escalator via Moab Rim Trail
Behind the Rocks Wilderness Study Area
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 1 h 22 m
The Escalator via Moab Rim Trail is a 1.9 mile out and back trail located near Moab, Utah that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking.Show more
#4 - Pritchett Canyon OHV Trail
Behind the Rocks Wilderness Study Area
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Length: 18.8 mi
One of the toughest trails in Moab Although the canyon is scenic, a driver barely has time to notice. Most of his attention is spent trying to survive the obstacles. Left side of canyon is WildernessShow more
#5 - Pipe Dream Trail
Behind the Rocks Wilderness Study Area
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Length: 9.1 mi • Est. 4 h 29 m
Pipe Dream Trail is a 9.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Moab, Utah that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best useShow more
#6 - Kane Creek Canyon OHV Trail
Behind the Rocks Wilderness Study Area
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Length: 53.3 mi
Kane Creek Canyon OHV Trail is a 53.3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Moab, Utah that features a river and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for bird watchiShow more
#7 - Moab Rim To Hidden Valley To Pipe Dream OHV Trail
Behind the Rocks Wilderness Study Area
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Length: 13.2 mi
Moab Rim To Hidden Valley To Pipe Dream OHV Trail is a 13.2 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Moab, Utah that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for bShow more