2 miles
Distance
64 ft
Climb
-2,281 ft
Descent
00:30:14
Avg time
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Hells Canyon Details

  • Activities
    • Hike
    • Mountain Bike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    La Sal Mountains
    Moab, Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T2 Mountain Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #7524 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    30 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    USFS

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Hells Canyon is a 2 mile less popular black diamond singletrack trail located near Moab Utah. This hike primary trail can be used both directions. On average it takes 30 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Hells Canyon hike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -2,217 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,872 ft
  • Altitude max
    9,089 ft
  • Altitude start
    9,089 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,872 ft
  • Grade
    -20.496%
  • Grade max
    -85.744%
  • Grade min
    31.469%
  • Distance climb
    624 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    292 ft
  • Avg time
    00:30:14
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Status:
on Jan 5, 2021
Snow Covered
Avg: 5 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Both Directions
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  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to hells-canyon trailhead (38.423810, -109.290120)
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      Hells Canyon Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jan 5, 2021 @ 7:56am
      Jan 5, 2021
      reporter
      Oct 24, 2020 @ 8:23am
      Oct 24, 2020
      Aspens down up top, lots of them, none seem to be in blind spots, but its mtn cyclo cross in spots! :)
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 3 rides
      • 23 miles avg distance
      All
      • 24 rides
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      Dec 19, 2017 @ 1:59pm
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      Dec 19, 2017 @ 1:58pm
      Dec 19, 2017

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      mtnfriend (Oct 28, 2016 at 14:59)
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