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

hiking

walking

views

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

walking
22 days ago

Very interesting Petroglyphs

walking
4 months ago

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