Utah Highway 12 Scenic Byway: Section 1 - Red Canyon to Escalante

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Utah Highway 12 Scenic Byway: Section 1 - Red Canyon to Escalante is a 59.6 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Panguitch, Utah that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for nature trips, birding, and scenic driving and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

DISTANCE
59.6 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
3730 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Point to Point

dog friendly

kid friendly

birding

nature trips

scenic driving

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

scenic driving
1 month ago

Variety of changing landscapes with lots of opportunities for photos. It's deemed one of the best scenic drives in America for a reason - don't miss it!

scenic driving
5 months ago

Beautiful route with tons of photo opps. If you're visiting any of the area parks, you'll find yourself driving this route automatically!

scenic driving
6 months ago

scenic driving
7 months ago

Just excellent scenery for a drive by but better for access to great hiking.

11 months ago

awesome all the way

scenic driving
Friday, November 04, 2016

Rock formations in Utah are awesome....

scenic driving
Sunday, October 30, 2016

Very nice drive

scenic driving
Monday, August 03, 2015

scenic driving
Saturday, June 21, 2014

A very pretty drive!

scenic driving
Sunday, March 17, 2013

Great place to visit! Bryce Canyon NP near the west end, Kodachrome Basin SP, Grosvenor Arch along the way.

scenic driving
Friday, November 02, 2012

...love that road.