Big Water, UT Trails and Parks

Big Water has 4 trails in the vicinity, including 4 for off-highway drives. These trails range from 5.5 to 22.2 miles in length. The most popular trails are Alstrom Point Trail, Nipple Creek and Tibbet Canyon Trail and Smoky Hollow Trail. Trails.com member Daniel M. recently completed Paria River Valley Trail.
  • Nipple Creek and Tibbet Canyon Trail

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    Big Water, UT

    Most of this trail is contained within the Grand Staircase–Escalante National Monument. The winding trail runs up narrow Nipple Canyon, leaves it briefly to run through a very scenic area of ...
    •  Moderate
    •  2 hours
    •  22.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Most of this trail is contained within the Grand Staircase–Escalante National Monument. The winding trail runs up narrow ...

  • Smoky Hollow Trail

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    Big Water, UT

    Smoky Hollow is a narrow canyon that is a tributary of the main Wesses Canyon, and the easy trail through it is accessed from Smoky Mountain Road. In the canyon, the trail passes some good examples ...
    •  Easy
    •  1 hour
    •  13.3 miles
    •  Guide

    Smoky Hollow is a narrow canyon that is a tributary of the main Wesses Canyon, and the easy trail through it is accessed ...

  • Alstrom Point Trail

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    Big Water, UT

    If you only have time to take in one trail with a view over Lake Powell, this is the one! The short spur in the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area travels on a sandy ungraded trail onto Alstrom ...
    •  Moderate
    •  45 minutes
    •  5.6 miles
    •  Guide

    If you only have time to take in one trail with a view over Lake Powell, this is the one! The short spur in the Glen Canyon ...

  • Paria River Valley Trail

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    Big Water, UT

    This is one of the designated scenic backways in this area; it’s a short spur trail allowing vehicle access to the Paria River and to the ghost town of Paria. The trail is a well-maintained graded ...
    •  Easy
    •  30 minutes
    •  5.5 miles
    •  Guide

    This is one of the designated scenic backways in this area; it’s a short spur trail allowing vehicle access to the Paria ...