2.6 miles
Distance
443 ft
Climb
-422 ft
Descent
01:46:34
Avg time

Amphitheater Loop Details

  • Activities
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    La Sal Mountains
    Moab, Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Trail Visibility
    Sometimes hard to follow
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #10545 in Hiking [+]
    • #55729 in Trail Running
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Hiking [+]
    • 85 in Trail Running
  • Land Manager
    USFS

Wide open trail surrounded by cliffs. This trail winds around the Richardson Amphitheater.

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Amphitheater Loop hike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    20 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,103 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,500 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,103 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,124 ft
  • Grade
    0.146%
  • Grade max
    -25.831%
  • Grade min
    38.889%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    426 ft
  • Avg time
    01:46:34
  • Avg reverse time
    01:47:07
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on Mar 14, 2021
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • One Direction
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      Amphitheater Loop Trail Reports

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      Mar 14, 2021 @ 1:14pm
      Mar 14, 2021
      reporter Damp from the rain today but not muddy.
      Dec 6, 2020 @ 4:42pm
      Dec 6, 2020
      Dec 6, 2020 @ 4:41pm
      Dec 6, 2020
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      Dec 6, 2020 @ 4:34pm
      Dec 6, 2020

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      Amartincer (Dec 6, 2020 at 16:41)
       Easy hiking trail with no major features. The views from the surroundings are amazing. A very minor rock scramble halfway through, to get to the top of the mesa and the returning path. It's very easy but for a toddler/elder might be challenging.
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