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Great quick stop

Stopped here on our way to the main park. Well worth the half hour diversion. The cave isn’t much... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Cindy M
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Northern Virginia, Virginia
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Beautiful

Beautiful trail with some nice views, which are quite similar to the Bryce Canyon National Park... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
steelriver2014
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Munich, Germany
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stopped here on our way to the main park. Well worth the half hour diversion. The cave isn’t much but the waterfall was great. Also unique views of the area.

Thank Cindy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful trail with some nice views, which are quite similar to the Bryce Canyon National Park. Beautiful creek.

Thank steelriver2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This trail is called the mossy cave trail but the highlight for me was a small waterfall. I saw pictures of icicles in the cave in winter and that looked pretty amazing. I would say a fine short trail if you have some extra time...More

Thank edp22675
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Mossy Cave is not in the main park. You have to go to the east side of the park. We had a bit of rain but that didn't deter us. What a treat. It's not terribly difficult to hike.

Thank Scenic5702
Reviewed August 31, 2018

While it is a short hike, you will see everything. Arches, Windows, Hoodoo's, waterfalls, caves, Pinnacles, etc. You can even get behind the waterfalls. Very enjoyable hike

Thank billsW510UD
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

This was a nice short hike perfectly possible for small children. The cave was nothing special but the waterfall was quiet nice, still flowing with lots of water in August.

Thank hamburg103a
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

A good hike off Hwy 89 between Tropic and Bryce. 0.4 miles and minimal elevation gain make this a nice family hike. River and waterfall were running well in August.

Thank livingwasatch
Reviewed August 9, 2018

You can't miss this trail. It is a quick hike through a narrow canyon (not slot.) If there is water, a waterfall will be running. The cave is cool to see but don't expect to go in; there really isn't a cave. The history here...More

1  Thank Chris_G_2008
Reviewed August 5, 2018

This was the first hike we did in Bryce. You access outside of the entrance to Bryce canyon. It was summer so the river was pretty lame but the mossy cave was nice. You can get a "I Hiked the HooDoo's" rubbing on this trail....More

Thank Mikez428
Reviewed August 5, 2018

This hike right at the entrance to the Park is a short easy trail that leads to a very small waterfall and the Mossy Cave. It won't take you breath away but it is interesting and a nice warm up for longer more challenging trails...More

Thank Thomas C
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Martha R
April 26, 2018|
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Response from JulieCirlin | Reviewed this property |
There are no pull-through parking spots at the trailhead. It's a small lot for cars and maybe campers.
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Matt F
December 12, 2017|
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Response from janrA2759SE | Reviewed this property |
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RootBeerFan
June 2, 2017|
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Response from Becky M | Reviewed this property |
It says it runs year round. There was a drought a while back that dried it up but I would imagine there would be some moisture all the time
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