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Snake House Ruins is a 10.7 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Bluff, Utah that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, nature trips, and off road driving and is best used from May until September.

Length 10.7 mi Elevation gain 462 ft Route type Out & Back

Hiking

Nature trips

Ohv / off road driving

Views

No shade

Historic site

Waypoints (7)
  • 1

    Beginning of trail. Hwy 163 & Comb Wash Rd

    Start 4wd drive trail here to see River House Ruins

    37.26605, -109.67499

  • 2

    163 Turn off

    37.26391, -109.67368

  • 3

    Steep grade

    You‚ need 4wd for much of this road.

    37.22034, -109.70074

  • 4

    Barton Trading Post Ruins

    Road goes in several directions from here. To see River House Ruins, take road heading northeast along Dan Juan.

    37.21971, -109.69496

  • 5

    Hand Pictographs

    37.21973, -109.69485

  • 6

    Snake House Ruin

    37.22300, -109.68808

  • 7

    River House Ruins

    Able to drive here

    37.22273, -109.68801

Weather
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Reviews (4)
Photos (5)
Recordings (6)
Completed (7)
Jan Forseth
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Hiking
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Tammi Campbell
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Hiking
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John G Bass
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Hiking
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Tomaro Scadding
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OHV/Off Road Driving
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