Sunday, May 22, 2011

Kanarra Creek Slot Canyon

Kanarra Creek Trail

Length: 3.5 miles to 1st waterfall, 3.7 miles to 2nd waterfall, 4.4 miles to turnaround.

Hiking Time: 4 hours Assent: +700' Trail: River hiking (Criss cross Kanarra Creek several times)

Equipment: Sturdy, sticky river hiking shoes and quick dry clothing. Dry bag for food, water, first aid kit and rope might be needed.

Difficulty: Moderate to Strenuous

Area: Just outside Kolob Canyon

Trailhead: Kanarraville (see below)

Monday, May 2, 2011

Hidden Canyon - Zion

Hidden Canyon - Zion

Length: 2+ miles roundtrip

Hiking Time: 3-4 hours

Assent: +850'

Trail: Strenuous Steep Cliff-side

Equipment: Sturdy hiking shoes, water, snacks, walking stick (optional)

Difficulty: Strenuous, but well maintained trail

Sun Exposure: Full Sun

Area: Zion

Trailhead: Weeping Rock Parking Lot