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A hike out of this world

This is one of the best hike we’ve ever did. The rock color is so amazing unlike anything we’ve... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tina C
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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Well Worth It

If you want to hike a slot canyon, this is the one to do. It's the longest one in the Southwest and... read more

Reviewed July 13, 2018
Nancy W
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Charleston, South Carolina
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Gorgeous canyon whose stone walls shimmer with hundreds of different shades of pink and red: a truly aesthetic experience.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of the best hike we’ve ever did. The rock color is so amazing unlike anything we’ve ever seen. It’s so amazing how Mother Nature formed these. It started of on dry land and eventually wading in sometimes waist deep or higher water....More

1  Thank Tina C
Reviewed July 13, 2018

If you want to hike a slot canyon, this is the one to do. It's the longest one in the Southwest and for some reason is more of a hidden secret than others are. Antelope Canyon is well known and therefore full of hordes of...More

4  Thank Nancy W
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Buckskin Gluch hike is about 24 Miles long. My family and I only did 11.7, and it’s my first time I’ve been on a hike that long. Anyone that’s never hiked before can do it. Things I do recommend is going with someone who’s familiar...More

2  Thank carmenmgarcia92
Reviewed July 1, 2018

I shouldn't share the secret, it's too easy. On a hot day, bring tons of water. It's really hot there and back. inside the canyon it's lovely. Petroglyphs on the walls of the canyon about 1 mile in are also cool to see.

3  Thank MaudraS
Reviewed June 25, 2018

We had a wonderful time hiking this slot canyon. It was amazing and beautiful. We took a bunch of pictures and had fun. We went to the amphitheater and then came back.(In the beginning of the hike we turned right when we came out of...More

Thank creeklaying
Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

Came here for a Saturday afternoon. We thoroughly enjoyed our walk in this slot canyon! The view was amazing and the best thing was that we were in shade the entire time after the 1.7 mile walk to get to the canyon. This was the...More

Thank gatorcindy
Reviewed June 2, 2018

This is a unique slot canyon that offers many rock formations, interesting erosion and cool temps. You walk in and out of water on a regular basis can will run into a rock dam about half way up that can be navigated with a little...More

Thank Moto-Photo
Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

As we had no transportation of our own, we had our guide, Larry from Kanab Tour Company drove us there. We parked at Wire Pass Trailhead and hiked in from there. Use the bathroom before start and bring enough water. Larry showed us the site...More

Thank Grayee
Reviewed May 14, 2018

we were really excited about this hike. We didn't expect a 4 mile hike in deep sand to get to the narrows and eventually the slot areas. It was a BEAUTIFUL HIKE though. Heads up, we spotted a curious rock formation within the first 1/2...More

Thank Gleason L
Reviewed March 23, 2018

Just too messy for this traveller located via Wire Pass and to jump in the waist high water was not for me

1  Thank tourerBrighton
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Explore199981
September 17, 2018|
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Response from Gleason L | Reviewed this property |
YES, if the road is dry, and you are careful. If there has been a lot of rain in the last week there may be some mud issues. Typically the road is well maintained. Contact the National Forest Ranger Station/Information... More
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TheOneSlayer
April 15, 2018|
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I think it would depend on how much rain comes in before you go. The farther in you go the more likely you'll encounter water but reading recent reviews it seems that there is some standing water you'll encounter, even if... More
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March 13, 2018|
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Response from slorin721 | Reviewed this property |
My group of three went with a guide. We dropped into the middle passage and descended into the gulch from there.
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