Hikes in Utah

In total there are about 312 hikes for you to discover within the region of Utah. To get a first glimpse of what’s awaiting outdoor enthusiasts like you in Utah, we created a short highlight list:
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Hiking route · Utah

Navajo Trail in Bryce Canyon

Hiking route Bryce Amphitheater
2.1 km
1:45 h
159 m
159 m
This route is perfect for appreciating the natural wonders of Bryce Canyon.
from Hartmut Wimmer,   Outdooractive Editors
Hiking route · Zion National Park

Zion canyon overlook trail

0.8 km
0:25 h
79 m
18 m
This short walk offers a panoramic view of the valley and the large Zion park.
from Outdooractive Editors,   Outdooractive Editors
Hiking route · Zion National Park

Zion Narrows canyoning route

3.9 km
1:46 h
44 m
12 m
The hiking trail known as "the Narrows" is a very special waterway in Zion National Park, which flows directly into a river surrounded by huge red ...
from Outdooractive Editors,   Outdooractive Editors
Hiking route · Zion National Park

Trip to Angels Landing

3.6 km
1:39 h
456 m
230 m
A slightly challenging hike that leads to a special, narrow and steep view of one of the most scenic valleys in Zion National Park in Utah
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Hiking route · United States of America

Hiking Mount Timpanogos (2 Summits)

24.4 km
10:24 h
1699 m
1649 m
Challenging hike with a breathtaking view from the top of Timpanogos and South Timpanogos close to Orem and Provo, Utah. 
from Carina Dietrich,   Outdooractive Editors
Hiking route · Zion National Park

A trip to the Lower Emerald Pool

1.6 km
0:36 h
76 m
5 m
A relatively easy and flat hiking trail that leads to the Lower Emerald Pool in Zion National Park in Utah
from Outdooractive Editors,   Outdooractive Editors

River Side Walk

An accessible, easy and short footpath along the Virgin River in Zion National Park, Utah. Follow a trail in the middle of outstanding nature with red canyon walls, running water and waterfalls.

Bell's Canyon Trail Hike

Bell's Canyon Trail is a very popular Salt Lake City hike located right at the mouth of Little Cottonwood Canyon

Hogle to Dry Creek

As legend (and science) have it, a long time ago, Lake Bonneville filled the Salt Lake valley and much of the surrounding region. The old shoreline still forms a perfect indentation in the valley foothills, and it’s the baseline for a hundred-mile trail that hugs the hillside today. 

City Creek to Ensign Peak

This little peak is the perfect way to view the city. Just don't do it on the hottest day of the year because you'll hate it. Take a picnic and watch the sunset. Ensign Peak is at the north end of the Salt Lake Valley, above the State Capitol building.

Zion National Park: Observation Point

Scale Zion National Park's skyscraping sandstone walls and dip into a water-carved slot on this epic 8-mile out-and-back that climbs 2,148-feet to classic canyon views on Observation Point.

Mill Creek Canyon - Desolation Lake

This is a great trail in Mill Creek Canyon. There are lots of switchbacks but nothing too steep or technical.  

Halfway up to Living Room

This is the starting route for the Living Room bike but we got halfway at noon and turned back because we forgot sunscreen and didn’t want to fry.

Jordanelle Reservoir Trail

Jordanelle State Park is located in a picturesque mountain setting near Heber City.

USA> Capitol Gorge Trail

9-8-2014USA - Capitol Reef National ParkCapitol Gorge Trail

Salt Lake City, UT: Mount Timpanogos via Aspen Grove

Peakbaggers love this 13.9-mile lollipop-loop which climbs past mountain lakes and rugged cirques to the second highest peak in the Wasatch.

Moab, UT: Moab Rim Trail

Grab unparalleled views of the La Sal Mountains, Arches National Park, Spanish Valley, and the Colorado River on this 4.2-mile hike near downtown Moab.

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area: Davis Gulch

Discover arches, rock art, and clues to the mystery of Everett Ruess on a 14.5-mile hike along the Escalante River.

USA> Bryce Canyon

8-8-2014 Bryce CanyonCombinatie van Queens garden, Navajo trail en Peek-A-Boo Loop Maximale hoogte: 2.346 meterHoogteverschil totaal: 738 meter

Salt Lake City, UT: The Pfeifferhorn (Little Matterhorn Peak)

Take two days to savor this 4.6-mile (one-way) climb that ends on the Pfeifferhorn, a rocky, 11,326-foot peak less than an hour from Salt Lake.

Salt Lake City, UT: Grandeur Peak (West Face)

Climb the steep west face of Grandeur Peak for huge views of Salt Lake City and the surrounding Wasatch Range.

Hike: Zion Narrows (longer Zion option)

Take the adventurous out-and-back walk up the Zion Narrows along the river-trail of the Virgin River beginning at the Temple of Sinawava

Hike: Angel's Landing (Zion Day Two)

Climb up to Angel's Landing, one of Zion's most famous features

The Living Room - Hike With Me

This is the main route to the Living Room, a popular short hike behind the University of Utah.

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