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White Rim Trail

Canyonlands National Park, UT
+1 435-259-1370
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An absolute spectacle from Mother Nature

I biked this trail in one day back in my 20's which ended up being the most difficult thing I have... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
outsideagent
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Portland, OR
Amazing Trail

I spent the weekend before July 4th in the Canyonlands region. Since it was summer time, I think... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
comphollic
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Union City, New Jersey
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A challenging mountain biking trail.
  • Excellent94%
  • Very good4%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Canyonlands National Park, UT
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+1 435-259-1370
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

I biked this trail in one day back in my 20's which ended up being the most difficult thing I have ever done physically. When I finished, I told myself I would come back but in a Jeep. I made good on that promise and...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

I spent the weekend before July 4th in the Canyonlands region. Since it was summer time, I think the heat makes a lot of people avoid this area - I personally enjoyed the solitude. Travelling down the White Rim trail, you get to see amazing...More

1  Thank comphollic
Reviewed 30 June 2017

I visited Canyonlands a year ago and looked down from the Island In The Sky's viewpoints and was fascinated by what I saw 1,500 ft. below me on the White Rim and the little road that skirted around it. I looked down from Grand View...More

2  Thank RB_Advisor
Reviewed 27 May 2017

This trail is a great mountain biking trail. I suppose it would also be good for 4x4 vehicles. Take plenty of water or have a support vehicle.

1  Thank TravelingDeacon
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We did part of this trail on foot as part of a 4-day backpacking adventure and really enjoyed it. We joined the road where it meets the turnaround point for Wilhite Trail and stuck with it until the turnoff for Upheaval Dome. Therefore, we were...More

1  Thank Brittany_11_10
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We experienced the MOST WONDERFUL 5 days following the White Rim Trail with our Land Rover securely piloting us along the beautifully barren rocky roads. Cliff edges plummeting 100's of feet below graced the roadway miles at a time. Our breath was taken away too...More

1  Thank ColoradoMts
Reviewed 20 March 2017

In some ways, this park rivals the Grand Canyon because you have more clarity in the views. it's nice not to have the crowds. easy trail and views forever

1  Thank rmbj
Reviewed 3 November 2016

In preparation for this trip, I read heaps of reviews and watched an embarrassing amount of youtube videos. I felt like that did help but let me add some thoughts with the hope of helping others. We took the clockwise route, starting at Shafer Trail...More

3  Thank Clint B
Reviewed 27 October 2016

My wife and I hiked this trail right after lunch on a Friday in early October 2016. This trail was not crowded, since sunset is its prime time. We were able to park easily and encountered very few people when we hiked. The view at...More

1  Thank PhilosophicalOldGuy
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Started our drive down the trail pretty late, around 10:30 in the morning due to waiting for the ranger station to open at 9 a.m. and dealing with check in process. After check in, we had to checked out the famous Mesa Arch before heading...More

1  Thank wowok2travel
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Strongs
19 May 2016|
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Response from Clint B | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I don't know if this is trip is on your radar but I'll share a few thoughts. If you have a few hours, I'd go down Shafer Trail and turn out on Potash Road or go as far as Musselman Arch and then turn around and exit out... More
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