Fisher Towers Trail

MODERATE 98 reviews

Fisher Towers Trail is a 3.9 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Moab, Utah that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
3.9 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1348 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

views

wild flowers

wildlife

rocky

The entire length of the trail is decorated with an enormous variety of rock art, sculpted by the wind and the rain from the soft red sandstone, and it is in large part this spectacle that makes the hike so delightful. The last major tower on the route is the Titan, which the trail passes after about 1.5 miles. After passing the Titan the path veers southwest onto a long ridge from which you will be rewarded with a majestic view of the Towers. The nearest town is Moab, Utah about 16 miles to the southwest. The The Fisher Towers can be accessed from Fisher Towers Road off of Route 128.

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4 days ago

Excellent trail with breathtaking views. It’s a tough one because of the incline but worth every step!

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19 days ago

Awesome hike!!!!! Great climbing opportunities!!!! Had a great time hiking here!!!

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1 month ago

I suggest bringing a lunch and stopping at the end to eat, the view is spectacular! There is a fair amount of loose rock and slick rock throughout the hike along with plain dirt. Don't forget plenty of water, snacks, and sunscreen. I drank 1.5 liters of water and I never needed to stop to go.

1 month ago

Fun trail to hike with the kids, 8 year old twins and our 5 year old. Made it to Titan and then turned back to keep their legs fresh. A bit windy in spots and exposed - hats and sunglasses help. Not very crowded, even on UEA weekend when Arches had a line of cars. Hidden gem short drive from Moab

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2 months ago

Outstanding scenery rock formations. Big views. The trail is well marked. Mostly moderate but some difficult sections

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3 months ago

We started the hike about 1 hour before sunset. Somehow about 20 minutes into the hike, we lost our way off the path given in this app. When we realized we were not on the path, we felt kind of odd as we were really quite a ways off the path and we were burning daylight! We did finally get back to the path but couldn't finish it, though we did see a great sunset. From the part we did I think it's kind of moderate, but the difficulty was on keeping on the track!! We found our way back ok, though.

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3 months ago

Incredible views from every angle! If camping nearby try for Lower Onion Creek Campground, the camground right by the trail isn't ideal. A little more detail:

While the official elevation isn’t too bad there are a lot of ups and downs. What we really enjoyed was the variety of views that popped up around every corner. Once we reached the sign for the “Titan” we posted up just off the trail and watched the climbers get to the top of this peak. Fortunately we had binoculars with us and could see their triumphs along with hearing them celebrate when getting to the top. Since we had our pup Chica with us, the Titan sign was about as far as we could go; the fixed ladder you need to climb in order to continue on the trail isn’t too dog friendly.

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