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Newspaper Rock Trail is a 0 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Monticello, Utah that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and walking and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

Distance: 0.0 miles Elevation Gain: 0 feet Route Type: Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly

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historic site

Newspaper Rock trail is a 200 square foot rock art is a part of the vertical Wingate sandstone cliffs that enclose the upper end of Indian Creek Canyon, and is covered by hundreds of ancient Indian petroglyphs (rock carvings) - one of the largest, best preserved and easily accessed groups in the Southwest. The petroglyphs have a mixture of human, animal, material and abstract forms

hiking
1 hour ago

May 2019 trip to Southwest, fifth visit to UT, last time was 10 years ago in late spring. Day 8. On way to National Park. Very nice Indian ancient art, crowded and popular.

walking
1 month ago

Visited as a child and came back to relive the moment. Still enjoyed the panel very much.

hiking
4 months ago

Not a trail but super cool history.

hiking
9 months ago

Not far of a walk at all. Excellent petroglyphs.

walking
Fri Jun 07 2019

Must see, Super easy

walking
Thu Jul 05 2018

This site is a brief walk but a must do when in the canyonlands. Very unique and impressive Petroglyphs.

walking
Sat Aug 18 1984

Very interesting Petroglyphs

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5 months ago

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11 months ago

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11 months ago

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Sat Jul 06 2019

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Tue May 21 2019

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Sat May 18 2019

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Tue May 07 2019

Thu Dec 27 2018