Moab hiking

Moab is a hiking paradise, with all trails leading to amazing opportunities for viewing some of nature’s most beautiful wonders.

Hiking trails near Moab

Corona Arch Trail

Hiking Moab: Corona Arch Trail, Moab, Utah
Hiking Moab: Corona Arch Trail, Moab, Utah
Photo: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media

The Corona Arch Trail near Moab is an easy to reach trail just outside Moab that leads to The Corona Arch and Bowtie Arch. Dog-friendly, elevation gain of 440 ft, roundtrip 3 miles.

Negro Bill Canyon

Negro Bill Canyon Trail, Moab, Utah
Negro Bill Canyon Trail, Moab, Utah
Photo: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media

The Negro Bill Canyon Trail is a pretty hike near Moab on a sandy trail that winds through trees, crosses a shallow stream and arrives at the Morning Glory Natural Bridge. Dog-friendly, elevation gain of 330 ft, roundtrip 4 1/2 miles.

Arches National Park

 

Arches National Park, Moab, Utah
Arches National Park, Moab, Utah
Photo: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media

Arches National park has over 2,000 natural stone arches and is located just a few miles outside of Moab, just off the highway. Hiking trails range from 15 minutes hikes to 4 or 5 hours.

Other great Moab hikes

Fisher Towers Trail. A scenic trail along the base of the towers, including the 900 foot Titan. Dog-friendly, 670 ft elevation gain, 4 1/2 miles roundtrip.

Portal Overlook. A popular trail, Portal Overlook provides good views of Moab, the La Sal Mountains & the Colorado River. Dog-friendly, elevation gain of 980 ft, roundtrip 4 miles.

Moab Rim. Good views of the sandstone fins of the Behind the Rocks area, the Colorado River & Moab. Shared trail with bikes, jeeps & ATV’s. Dog-friendly, 940 ft elevation gain, 6 miles roundtrip. .

Hunter Canyon. Hunter Canyon is a beautiful canyon with a stream, trees & vegetation. Dog-friendly, elevation gain of 240 ft, roundtrip 4 miles.

Hidden Valley. Views of the large sandstone fins of the Behind the Rocks area. Dog-friendly, 680 ft elevation gain, 4 miles roundtrip.