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Best trails in Bluff

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Looking for a great trail near Bluff, Utah? AllTrails has 10 great hiking trails, views trails, walking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Goosenecks State Park or Edge of the Cedars State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park or Ute Mountain Indian Reservation. Ready for some activity? There are 8 moderate trails in Bluff ranging from 0.8 to 16.1 miles and from 4,288 to 6,430 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Bluff
Top trails (10)
#1 - House on Fire Via Mule Canyon trail
Mule Canyon Wilderness Study Area
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 49 m
#2 - Mule Canyon South
Mule Canyon Wilderness Study Area
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Length: 6.1 mi • Est. 2 h 57 m
#3 - Butler Wash Ruins
Bears Ears National Monument
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 24 m
This short trail leads to an overlook of some ancestral Puebloan cliff dwellings that were inhabited around 1200 A.D. The site includes 4 kivas along with areas for storage and living. Show more
#4 - Ballroom Ruins
Bears Ears National Monument
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Length: 2.5 mi • Est. 1 h 7 m
Short hikes to Butler Wash ruins and the Ballroom ruin. Butler Wash has a parking lot, pit toilet, and developed trail to a view point. The trail doesn't take you down into the canyon for close up views of the ruins. The Ballroom ruin trail begins at a small parking lot on the north side of hwy 95. Bear left when the trail forks. You can't miss the ruin in the large cave mouth. The ruins themselves are in bad condition and not impressive. The cave itself however is impressive, and the timber anchor holes in the rock show this must have been a major complex in its time. Fee: $5 Day Use FeeShow more
#5 - Kane Gulch Trail
Bears Ears National Monument
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Length: 16.1 mi • Est. 7 h 42 m
Great day hike to the confluence of Grand Gulch and back up. Leave from the BLM Ranger Station on Hwy 261. Water may not be available at the ranger station, and you'll need it.Show more
#6 - Snake House Ruins
Bears Ears National Monument
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Length: 10.7 mi • Est. 4 h 37 m
#7 - Slickhorn Canyon
Bears Ears National Monument
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Length: 15.6 mi • Est. 7 h 30 m
#8 - Upper Sand Island Petroglyphs Trail
Bears Ears National Monument
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Length: 1.2 mi • Est. 30 m
The Upper Sand Island Petroglyph Site is located near Bluff, Utah. The site is accessed from the opposite end of the Sand Island Campground than the more well known Sand Island Petroglyph Site. Show more
#9 - Fish Mouth Cave
Bears Ears National Monument
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Length: 1.7 mi • Est. 52 m
#10 - Butler Wash Dinosaur Tracksite
Bears Ears National Monument
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Length: 0.2 mi • Est. 4 m
This trail is a short stop with dinosaur tracks and cave dwellings. Enjoy the glimpse into the past and bring your camera.Show more