Blackhawk Trail

MODERATE 3 reviews
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Blackhawk Trail is a 8.5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Fairview, Utah that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from May until September. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

8.5 miles
1797 feet
Out & Back

dogs on leash




horseback riding

mountain biking

trail running




wild flowers


The Blackhawk trail traverses a variety of landscapes, ranging from open meadows to shaded woodlands. The trail offers beautiful views of the surrounding mountains while maintaining a moderately steady elevation, making for an enjoyable trip. The trail is very popular with equestrians, especially as horses are allowed at Blackhawk Campground. Sections of the trail are also popular with mountain bikers. The Blackhawk trail forms the backbone of a network of trails along the Mount Nebo National Scenic Byway. Most use occurs at the northern end of the trail; at times the southern end can be difficult to follow. Connecting Trails: Loafer Mountain #098, Blackhawk Campground Loop Trail #102, Beaver Dam #103, Holman Canyon #105, Bear Trap Ridge #107, Black Canyon #106, Sawmill #130.

mountain biking
8 months ago

Unreal. Views are incredible. Do the loop trail and come back via Jones Ranch Trail. That was the best part

11 months ago

Saturday, June 03, 2017