Fairyland Loop Trail

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Fairyland Loop Trail is a 7.9 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Bryce Canyon City, Utah that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from April until October.

DISTANCE
7.9 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1725 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

birding

camping

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

views

wild flowers

wildlife

muddy

snow

no dogs

Fairyland Loop Trail begins at Fairyland Point, at the northern portion of the park, and takes you through spectacular hoodoos and scenery along the rim and into the canyon; including a spur trail to Tower Bridge. The Fairyland Loop Trail also includes a portion of the Rim Trail from Sunset Point to Fairyland Point. This hike is considered strenuous due to its length and meandering trails with multiple elevation changes. It is best to carry plenty of water, 1 quart (liter) for every 2-3 hours of hiking per person, as this hike typically takes 4-5 hours round trip over the 8 mile (12.9 km) length. In the summer sun screen or large brim hats are recommended and are even a comfort year round to avoid sunburn.

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21 hours ago

Beautiful views. Very lightly trafficked. Some steep portions but well maintained trails. Lots of great photo opportunities.

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2 days ago

Perfect day with each step surrounded by breathtaking beauty. Met some great Belgium hiking companions.

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3 days ago

Beautiful scenery. If you start at Fairyland View, the first 4 miles are pretty easy with very gradual elevation change. The next 1.5 miles to sunset point are slightly up hill, but not bad. Then bring er on home with the last 2.5 on rim trail to complete the loop.

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5 days ago

Impossible de garder un rythme sur cette rando car il faut toujours s’arrêter pour prendre une photo

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17 days ago

Probably one of the most beautiful hikes I've ever done!

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24 days ago

Gorgeous! Loved this hike and definitely recommend it. Lots of different scenery along the way and challenging hills mixed in nicely with flatter parts.

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26 days ago

One of the most beautiful hikes! The scenery is truly a fairyland. Every corner you come around you see something spectacular.