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Awesome trail!

Did this in July and we were lucky it was cloudy because even though we started at 6am, it got hot... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MasterCleminou
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Lille, France
Best hike in the park!

Awesome vistas of a variety of terrain. Very doable for moderate hike. Get on at the fruita house... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2015
Karen J
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West Jordan, Utah
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“Awesome trail!”
Oct 16, 2015
“Best hike in the park!”
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An eight-mile trail leading to the Cassidy Arch.
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Capitol Reef National Park, UT
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Did this in July and we were lucky it was cloudy because even though we started at 6am, it got hot at the end. We did this as part of a longer trail, combining Cohab Canyon, Frying Pan Trail, Cassidy Arch and Grand Wash trail....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2015 via mobile

Awesome vistas of a variety of terrain. Very doable for moderate hike. Get on at the fruita house and continue on to Cassidy arch. Round trip 9 miles.?awesome, would do it again for sure.

Date of experience: October 2015
3  Thank Karen J
Reviewed March 27, 2015

Don't go when it's warm (guess why they call it Frying Pan?) There are some steep longish ascents, but nothing technical. Varied landscape and views, plus the chance to see Cassidy Arch (which is technically a bridge). Some good views of Capitol Reef. This trail...More

Date of experience: March 2015
5  Thank Dave N
Reviewed August 11, 2014

Great views and good exercise. Don't do it when it is hot or you won't enjoy the experience. Easy trail with ups and downs and not too exposed. Somes views but mostly winds in and out of canyons.

Date of experience: April 2014
1  Thank joicePriceUSA
Reviewed June 15, 2012

I've been to zion, and there are some spectacular trails (angel's landing), but this trail is so interesting with the varied terrain and interesting geology, even the kids will find it easy to walk for miles. Careful, though, it will spoil you...

Date of experience: May 2012
8  Thank razholio
Reviewed November 28, 2011

This hike was beautiful though strenuous. I would definitely hike it again, bringing less in my backpack as I did. It took me 6hrs to reach Cassidy Arch and back to Cohab Canyon trail. What kicked me in the butt was the second and longest...More

Date of experience: October 2011
2  Thank DPC1978
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