Lean-To Canyon, UT • Hike

Lean-To Canyon, UT

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Difficulty 3.5 of 5
Route Finding 5 of 5
Distance One Way 11.37 miles
Trailhead Elevation 6,838 feet
Elevation Gain -2,762 feet
Accumulated Gain 1,210 feet
Kokopelli Seeds 15.4
 Interest Off-Trail Hiking & Perennial Creek
 Dogs not allowed
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21  2015-09-05
Sundance Trail to Dark Canyon
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Routes 17,283
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Trips 1 map ( 6 miles )
Age 26 Male Gender
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Preferred May, Oct, Sep, Apr
Sun  6:51am - 6:15pm
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A descent down Lean-To Canyon requires careful navigation, downclimbing, bypasses, wading and ends with a nice hike on a trail around the huge dryfall. This is a difficult trip only for people with significant outdoors experience.

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

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    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.

     Permit $$

    FR / Jeep Road - Car possible when dry

    To hike
    Your goal is to get to Sweet Alice Road. This is a VERY remote place.

    From Mexican Hat, drive north on highway 261, up the Moki Dugway (no trailers or RVs allowed), go west on highway 95, then north after a few miles onto 275 (towards Natural Bridges state park.) Use the Elk Ridge access road, turning left at the junction with FR268, until you reach sweet alice road, then turn left onto Sweet Alice road. Bring a GPS and a map.
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