Swamp Canyon Connector Trail is a hiking trail in Garfield County, Utah. It is within Bryce Canyon National Park. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 8,066 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 656 feet. The Swamp Canyon Parking (elevation 8,150 feet) parking is near the trailhead. Along the trail there is a spring.
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"A trail connecting the park road and the Under the Rim Trail near Swamp Canyon Butte to the Right Fork Swamp Canyon Campground. This 1-mile trail makes a quick descent of 500 feet to drop below the rim and connects with the Under the Rim Trail. Below the rim, the trail winds southwest along the wash through an area vegetated with Gambel oak, Douglas-fir, ponderosa pine, juniper, and manzanita. The cliffs of the rim appear to the northeast and northwest of the trail. Once the path reaches the junction with the Under the Rim Trail, hikers will see Swamp Canyon Butte jutting up into the sky to the south."
--Erik Molvar & Tamara Martin, Hiking Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks (Falcon Guides).
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