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Paria Canyon Wilderness Area

US Hwy 89, 7 miles north of the Arizona border, Big Water, UT
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Ranked #8 of 11 attractions in Big Water
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- May 1, 2013
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

Amazing day hike. From the Wire Pass trailhead, 1:10 into Buckskin Gulch as far as the second water hole. The first we were able to cross on the rocks, but we couldn't get by the second and stay dry. 1:30 back to the trailhead. Slot canyon that has zig-zags, drops and tight narrows. Like nothing I've ever seen or done... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

i really dont want to tell all in this amazing place cuz i liked it quiet, serene, but its to fabulous not to share. if you like rocks and exploring its for you. theres slot canyons, free camping, green canyons, arches, and bridges... all in one place. im a split and run kind of person. i take in it all,... More

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Mount Carmel, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2011

This is a gorgeous area that really attracts photographers. The Wave and Buckskin Gulch are the most popular hikes in this area.

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