Evans Outdoor Adventures

Canyonlands National Park

Flashback: Utah’s Canyonlands National Park, Horseshoe Canyon
Flashback: Utah’s Canyonlands National Park, Horseshoe Canyon

Flashback: Utah’s Canyonlands National Park, Horseshoe Canyon

Hike through a stunning canyon to some of the most impressive rock art in North America Distance: 7.75 miles roundtrip Type: out and back Difficulty: moderate with 800′ elevation gain and some hiking in deep sand Best season: spring and fall…

Canyonlands National Park’s Squaw Canyon – Big Spring Canyon Loop, April 2017
Canyonlands National Park’s Squaw Canyon – Big Spring Canyon Loop, April 2017

Canyonlands National Park’s Squaw Canyon – Big Spring Canyon Loop, April 2017

A great introduction to the landscape of the Needles, connecting two canyons for a loop across varied terrain. The route between the canyons climbs steep grades that are dangerous when wet and may make people with a fear of heights uncomfortable. ~Canyonlands National Park trail guide…

Utah’s Canyonlands National Park: Salt Creek Backpack, May 2015
Utah’s Canyonlands National Park: Salt Creek Backpack, May 2015

Utah’s Canyonlands National Park: Salt Creek Backpack, May 2015

Length:  35 miles +/- depending on side trips Difficulty: moderate (first mile due to descent) then easy (for a backpack of this length) Type: out and back or thru hike with shuttle  Best season: spring & fall Salt Creek in…

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