Hiking Utah  by Bill Schneider Edited by Ann Seifert

Hiking Utah Guide Book

by Bill Schneider Edited by Ann Seifert (Falcon Guides)
Hiking Utah  by Bill Schneider Edited by Ann Seifert
For more than twenty-five years, FalconGuide® has set the standard for outdoor recreation guidebooks. Written by top outdoors experts and enthusiasts, each guide invites you to experience the endless adventure and rugged beauty of the great outdoors. Hiking Utah features seventy-five of the finest trails Utah's remarkable backcountry has to offer-from day hikes to overnight adventures. This comprehensive guide will provide all the information you need to get the most out of hiking this geologic wonderland. Look inside to find: Hikes suited for every ability; Accurate directions to the trailhead; Comprehensive trail descriptions; GPS-compatible maps; Difficulty ratings, trail contacts, fees/permits, best hiking seasons, and much more.

© 2005 Bill Schneider Edited by Ann Seifert/Falcon Guides. All Rights Reserved.

Trails from the "Hiking Utah" Guide Book
Displaying trails 20 of 54.

Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 54.

A little-known box canyon on Bureau of Land Management and Forest Service land suitable for a long day hike or two- to four-day backpacking trip, using the extra time to explore the numerous side cany ...
Blanding, UT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 18
An enjoyable day hike to three huge natural sandstone bridges, involving easy walking and no unusual hazards. You'll also see Ancestral Puebloan ruins, pictographs and petroglyphs, a wide range of veg ...
Blanding, UT - Hiking - Trail Length: 8.6
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A good day hike through imposing canyon walls, ending in a spectacular view of the Heber Valley. The trail, which offers panoramic views, wildlife, and diverse vegetation, is located in Daniels Canyon ...
Heber City, UT - Hiking - Trail Length: 4.5
Two interpretive trails in Daniels Canyon in the Uinta National Forest, Heber Ranger District. Both offer spectacular scenery and views, many interpretive signs, and diverse vegetation.
Heber City, UT - Hiking - Trail Length: 4
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The Dark Canyon Wilderness, south of Canyonlands National Park, offers beautiful forest and desert scenery, Indian ruins, and peace and solitude. This five- to seven-day trip is for experienced backpa ...
Blanding, UT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 40
A demanding day hike or overnighter to the highest point in the Stansbury Mountains. Deseret Peak, located in the 25,500-acre Deseret Peak Wilderness, 42 miles southwest of Salt Lake City, offers outs ...
Grantsville, UT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 8
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The Dry Canyon and Clegg Canyon Trails offer a number of day-hike opportunities in Daniels Canyon in the Uinta National Forest, Heber Ranger District. Both trails feature panoramic views, wildlife, an ...
Heber City, UT - Hiking - Trail Length: 7
A multiday backpack along the summit of the Uinta Mountains to the eastern edge of the High Uintas Wilderness. The Highline Trail offers high-altitude views of the eastern Uinta Mountains as well as g ...
Vernal, UT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 21
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This loop hike offers a diverse desert canyon hiking experience. The hike can vary in duration, depending on the number and length of side trips taken, but requires a minimum of two long days. The rec ...
Escalante, UT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 20
A moderate hike up a tributary of the Price River. The Fish Creek drainage is a 25,560-acre semiprimitive, roadless area known for its solitude and good fishing. The Fish Creek Trail is a National R ...
Scofield, UT - Hiking - Trail Length: 10
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A multiday loop backpack in two spectacular desert canyons. Both Owl Canyon and Fish Canyon are quite deep and narrow, with an abundance of stark, scenic beauty. During the hike you’ll pass Nevill’s A ...
Blanding, UT - Backpacking,Birding,Hiking - Trail Length: 17
A day hike to the 11,000-foot Boulder Top plateau with opportunities for world-class fishing. The hike is along the Fish Creek section of the Great Western Trail, the trail system that traverses 4,455 ...
Torrey, UT - Hiking - Trail Length: 11
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An overnighter to the Fish Lake Hightop. The hiking is scenic along a high, glaciated plateau, with excellent views of southern Utah from the top. The Fish Lake Hightop—a long, narrow, and glaciated p ...
Richfield, UT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 13
A popular backpack to alpine lakes in the western Uinta Mountains. There are beautiful views of the western Uintas, including the upper Duchesne River and Rock Creek country. Swampy meadows, almost t ...
Kamas, UT - Hiking - Trail Length: 16
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A day hike or overnighter of intermediate difficulty, located just southeast of Salt Lake City in Mill Creek Canyon. The hike is point to point, so a car or bicycle shuttle is required unless you don’ ...
Salt Lake City, UT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 7
A two- or three-day backpack in the Paria-Hackberry Wilderness Study Area in the Grand Staircase–Escalante National Monument. Hackberry is a highly scenic canyon with numerous side canyons to explore, ...
Cannonville, UT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 21
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A moderate day hike or overnighter in Dinosaur National Monument. The Jones Hole Trail follows the clear, spring-fed waters of its namesake creek in a deep, scenic canyon. Special attractions include ...
Vernal, UT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 8
A multiday backpack to Utah’s highest peak—13,528-foot Kings Peak. Along the way you’ll enjoy emerald green Henrys Fork Basin and a dozen lakes below 13,000-foot peaks. Many hikers just have to scale ...
Duchesne, UT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 32
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A long day hike or overnighter into the Kolob Canyons section of Zion National Park. Along the way you’ll enjoy dramatic views of the Finger Canyons of the Kolob and massive Kolob Arch, and delightful ...
Cedar City, UT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 14.4
A popular day hike into a rugged, glaciated canyon in the 11,300-acre Twin Peaks Wilderness in the Wasatch Mountains. Only 10 miles southeast of Salt Lake City in Big Cottonwood Canyon, this hike feat ...
Salt Lake City, UT - Hiking - Trail Length: 7
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