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Best trails in Goosenecks State Park

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Explore the most popular trails in Goosenecks State Park with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Description
Goosenecks State Park is home to a beautiful meander of the San Juan River, which the park was name after: gooseneck. The desert views from the top of the canyon that is the result of 300 million years of geological activity are breathtaking. $5.00 day use fee per car with up to 8 people
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Map of trails in Goosenecks State Park
Park information
Acreage
10 acres
Park hours
Monday
All day
Tuesday
All day
Wednesday
All day
Thursday
All day
Friday
All day
Saturday
All day
Sunday
All day
Mailing address
Goosenecks State Park
660 West 400 North
Blanding, UT 84511
Contact
(435) 678-2238
Top trails (2)
#1 - Goosenecks Viewpoint Trail
Goosenecks State Park
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Length: 3.1 km • Est. 52 m
The San Juan River makes a series of tight turns - goosenecks - below this viewpoint. The river has carved a deep canyon here, dropping about 1,000 feet below the viewpoint. Geologists say this erosiShow more
#2 - Honaker Trail
Goosenecks State Park
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Length: 6.4 km • Est. 2 h 43 m
Originally constructed in 1893 for river access for goldminers, this rugged trail descends over fifteen hundred feet to the San Juan River. The trail consists of steep switchbacks on rocky terrain, anShow more