We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Absolutely Worth the Effort!

The trail to Rainbow Bridge is approximately 1 mile in and 1 mile out and worth every step. If you... read more

Reviewed May 17, 2017
Linda F
,
Oahu, Hawaii
Spectacular Area

The trail from the boat stop to Rainbow Bridge is a great walk through the canyon but the real... read more

Reviewed October 20, 2016
Oldjack
,
Greater Melbourne, Australia
Read all 11 reviews
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Overview
More
A 28-mile scenic hiking trail past Rainbow Bridge with Navajo Mountain as the centerpiece.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good36%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
May 17, 2017
“Absolutely Worth the Effort!”
Oct 20, 2016
“Spectacular Area”
LOCATION
Lake Powell, UT
Write a Review
Reviews (11)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Reviewed May 17, 2017

The trail to Rainbow Bridge is approximately 1 mile in and 1 mile out and worth every step. If you are staying in Page or Lake Powell, take the time. This attraction is like none other. Of course the boat ride to the trail is...More

Thank Linda F
Reviewed October 20, 2016

The trail from the boat stop to Rainbow Bridge is a great walk through the canyon but the real beauty is the canyons that the boat travels into where the trail starts. The sand stone cliff sitting in the water and the various colorful butte's...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Take the walk to Rainbow Bridge and enjoy the view at the bridge. Great spot for photos! There's a small covered area right at the end of the main trail (or you can go a little further to get right to the bridge) which is...More

Thank D P
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Short walk to Rainbow Bridge National Monument from boat marina. Hot mid day. Bring water. Worth the trip.

Thank Tom B
Reviewed July 12, 2016

You have to dock your boat and walk down a trail to get there. Parts of the trail are unpaved. Make sure you take a bottle of water in the summer months. It was really hot when we got there or take a quick dip...More

1  Thank josie j
Reviewed November 6, 2015

We arrived by watercraft at the dock. It is a beautiful boat ride to get here. There are floating bathrooms on the dock. The trail is well maintained to Rainbow Bridge.

1  Thank western u
Reviewed September 3, 2013 via mobile

The trail to Rainbow Bridge is beautiful. It's only a mile to the actual bridge an is relatively flat. Some mild hills, but nothing too strenuous unless you go midday when it's unbearably hot. Go first thing in the morning, bring plenty of water, and...More

8  Thank sippinandtrippin
Reviewed June 29, 2013

We came during a drought when the trail from the lake is at its longest. Enter at buoy #49 and you will find a nice dock to tie up to. Avoid flip flops - although I unfortunately proved that you can do it. One thing...More

1  Thank 3rdGenSeattle
Reviewed January 10, 2013

The trail to Rainbow Bridge is always in good shape all year long. Need to bring your own water! You will sweat some in the sun while on the relatively gradual inclined trail. Good walking shoes will make the trip easier. Flip flops will make...More

1  Thank RooneAlredge
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Rainbow Bridge Trail staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit