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Kanarra Creek Trail - Kanarraville Falls, UT

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Rated  Favorite Wish List UT > Southwest
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Difficulty 2 of 5
Route Finding 1 of 5
Distance One Way 3 miles
Trailhead Elevation 5,626 feet
Elevation Gain 473 feet
Accumulated Gain 531 feet
Kokopelli Seeds 4.77
Interest Perennial Waterfall & Perennial Creek
Dogs not allowed
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11  2017-09-06 John9L
4  2014-06-02 AZLOT69
Author HAZ_Hikebot
author avatar Guides 16,882
Routes 16,052
Photos 24
Trips 1 map ( 6 miles )
Age 22 Male Gender
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Preferred   Oct, May, Apr, Sep
Sun  6:20am - 6:30pm
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The first mile is on an old jeep trail with a few creek crossings. Then it narrows down to a creek hike to a short but sweet set of two sections of slot canyons with several waterfalls including two which require a ladder (sometimes in place) or rope assist(sometimes in place). Fun hike intro to the area. Water shoes good idea, you are going to get wet.

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2014-06-03

    One-Way Notice
    This hike is listed as One-Way.

    When hiking several trails on a single "hike", log it with a generic name that describes the hike. Then link the trails traveled, check out the example.
    WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.

    Most recent Triplog Review
    Kanarra Creek Trail - Kanarraville Falls
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    I learned about this hike through social media and wanted to check it out. I started my day in Bryce Canyon where I car camped the previous two days. I packed up and was heading for Kolob Canyon in NW Zion and stopped to hit this on the way. I had low expectations but was pleasantly surprised.

    The first mile is boring as you hike along an old road. Things get more interesting as the canyon tightens up and you have to get your feet wet. I continued on through some narrows and reached the lower falls where two people were descending. The waterfall is picturesque and the climb up the ladder is a lot of fun. Once up top I continued up canyon and really enjoyed this section. There is lots of water and an easy scramble around a small waterfall. A little farther leads to a fun section of slots and then another waterfall with a deteriorated ladder. I decided to turn around here.

    The hike out went by quickly and I stayed in the creek longer. There were quite a few people hiking in. I was here on a Wednesday morning. I would guess weekends get very busy. I returned to my jeep and then headed for Kolob Canyon where I planned on backpacking.

    This turned out to be a really fun hike and I’m glad I spent the time getting here. It’s short and sweet so have another hike planned in the area.

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    Highway 15 north of St George about 48n miles. Exit Kanarraville old highwat 91. Proceed north 4.5 miles to !00 road in Kanarraville. Turn east one mile to parking area. $10 self pay. They apparently mean it and will boot or tow your car without a visible window receipt.
    page created by AZLOT69 on Jun 03 2014 6:43 am
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