3,983 ft
Distance
83 ft
Climb
-75 ft
Descent
3,747 ft
High Point
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Rainbow Bridge Details

  • Activities
    • Hike
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Gravel Path
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Local Popularity
    5 in Hiking
  • Land Owner
    Rainbow Bridge National Monument

A well-developed path from a dock on the shore of Lake Powell to Rainbow Bridge, one of the largest natural bridges in the world. The length of this trail depends on the water level; at one time, the lake reached the bridge.

Access Info

Only accessible by boat. The land route is a multiple day backpacking trip across the Navajo Nation.

More Stats for Rainbow Bridge hike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    5 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,700 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,704 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,707 ft
  • Grade
    0.1%
  • Grade max
    -68.6%
  • Grade min
    64.5%
  • Distance climb
    584 ft
  • Distance down
    682 ft
  • Distance flat
    2,713 ft
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