Mollies Nipple and Picayune Canyon

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Mollies Nipple and Picayune Canyon is a 4.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Payson, Utah that offers the chance to see wildlife. The trail is rated as difficult and is primarily used for hiking and trail running. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
4.2 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1,656 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

hiking

trail running

forest

views

wildlife

The landmark cone of Mollies Nipple is an anomaly, a mountain-like peak standing alone in a land of mesas, cliffs, and canyons. Composed of very resistant beds of Navajo Sandstone, Mollies Nipple has been eroded into a great cone that is one of the Colorado Plateau’s most distinctive landmarks. For more information visit: https://www.visitutah.com/places-to-go/most-visited-parks/grand-staircase-escalante/grand-staircase-section/adventure/mollies-nipple/