Hike the Wildcat Canyon Far Reaches Loop Trail

Hike the Wildcat Canyon Far Reaches Loop Trail

Rate this Adventure Wildcat Canyon Far Reaches Loop Trail

Distance

6.91 Miles

Elevation Gain

436 Feet

Activities

Mountain Biking, Running, Hiking

Skill

Intermediate

Season

Year Round

Type

Loop

Forest
Scenic
Wildflowers
Wildlife

The Wildcat Canyon and Far Reaches Loop Trail is a 6.8 mile hike with scenic views in Government Canyon State Natural Area.

The Wildcat Canyon and Far Reaches Trail is shared by hikers, mountain bikers, and trail runners. This trail features beautiful wildflowers in the spring, and is open year round. Watch for dinosaur tracks!

For the loop hike: start by following the Recharge Trail to the Far Reaches Trail, pass some overlooks, and then connect back via the Wildcat Canyon Trail and the Joe Johnson Route. 

Dogs are not allowed on this trail. 

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Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations.

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Distance

6.91 Miles

Elevation Gain

436 Feet

Activities

Mountain Biking, Running, Hiking

Skill

Intermediate

Season

Year Round

Type

Loop

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