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Arch Canyon is a 18 mile out and back trail located near Blanding, Utah that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible from February until November.

Scenic mtn bike, hiking and motorcycle trail along the old dugway. The trail, hacked out of rock is single car width strewn with boulders and rocks. Easily passable on mtn bikes and hiking. The views are spectacular, overlooks Arch Canyon and the velly below the ridge from 1000' feet up.

Ut Hwy 95 between Blanding and Natural Bridges Natl Monument. At the very bottom the valley just below Comb Ridge (can't miss it) Comb ridge Road north 2.4 miles to the jct of Arch Canyon (west) and the Old Comb Ridge Dugway. It will be a rocky dirt track headed east over the ridge, easily seen from the junction.

There's plenty of nice places to park, camp and picnic at the Arch Canyon/Dugwway junction.



27 Completed 2 Reviews

beautiful area to spend many days in. There are a few easy top rope climbs at the mouth and a big petroglyph panel near the mouth. the canyon is awesome and has many great archeological sites.


Christian Rominger


4 Completed 3 Reviews

Arch Canyon trail starts approximately 2.4 miles north of UT Hwy 95 off Comb Wash road. This is a sandy trail that crosses the wash numerious times as it winds between steep canyon walls. There's Cliff Dwellers ruins and Petroglyphs a few places along the way. Length is 8 miles from the begining to end of the canyon (the turnaround point) We went on the 12th of May and it was hot! This would be a nice winter hike. High clearance 4WD required if driving.



99 Completed 84 Reviews

We were in the neighborhood of Blanding UT, and decided to take a look at the canyon. We only went as far as the Arch, we did not do the whole 18 mile hike. Most memorable thing, it was hot! But any hike in Utah, is worth the effort.