Top Adventures in Hatch

  • Drive the Scenic Byway 12 in Utah

    The Scenic HWY 12 is a great stretch en route to Bryce Canyon. Stop at the overlooks and take in the beautiful surrounding scenery. The red rocks are spectacular!

  • Bike Thunder Mountain Trail

    Thunder Mountain Trail is one that should be on every mountain bikers bucket list. It's located just outside of Bryce Canyon National Park and passes through hoodoos, classic Bryce Canyon topography and epic views to the west.  For the first 2.5 m...

    8 miles 1123 ft gain

  • Camp at Coyote Hollow Campground

    I feel a little guilty sharing this camping spot because part of the allure is that no one else really knows about it, but what the hell, I'll just go for it. The campground is near the Thunder Mountain Trailhead, which I'm told is popular with mo...

  • Explore the Mammoth Cave Lava Tubes

    From the USFS website:  "Mammoth Cave, at 8050 feet in elevation opens to one of the largest lava tubes in Utah with over 2200 feet of passages. Formed by cooling lava and flowing water, Mammoth Cave is part of the Markagunt Plateau. Geologists be...

    0.4 miles 100 ft gain

  • Camp at Dave's Hollow Campground

    We all know the crowds well at our favorite National Parks, and Bryce Canyon is no exception. When you're looking to get a little further away from the noise, lights, and experience of a National Park campground, you often don't have to go very fa...

    4.2 miles 800 ft gain

  • Hike the Hoodoo Loop Trail in Dixie National Forest

    Hoodoo's are unique rock formations formed over many years by erosion.  In this region, the hoodoos are formed through a process called frost wedging.  This is the process of repeated freeze thaw cycles.  As snow melts the water seeps between the ...

    0.3 miles

  • Winter Camping in Bryce Canyon National Park

    The incredible views at Bryce Canyon National Park can be described with little else than a “Wow.” During a snowy winter, especially, these sights are not to be missed.There is only one campground open during the winter, Sunset Campground, and it ...

  • Bryce Canyon Scenic Drive

    Inspiration Point:All who look out from this point are bound to be inspired. The intricacies of the hoodoos and their formation through the erosion of the Claron Formation is simply beautiful. You get the most spectacular perspective of the main a...

  • Hike Navajo Loop and Queens Garden Trail

    There are many many trails that explore the hoodoos of Bryce Canyon and this is just one option of a combination of trails that is about 3.5 miles. The Navajo trail begins at Sunset Point and you head straight down dozens of switchbacks to what is...

    3.5 miles

  • Hike the Peek-a-Boo Loop in Bryce Canyon

    This 5 mile hike begins at an elevation of 8000' at the Navajo Loop trailhead at Sunset Point. The view from the lookout of Sunset Point is only just a small taste of the sweeping vistas you will see on the hike. From Sunset Point follow the sign ...

    5 miles 1660 ft gain

  • Winter Hike the Navajo-Queens Garden Loop

    Winter is a wonderful time to visit Bryce Canyon because there is snow on the ground but the sun shines bright. I was able to get by with my waterproof hiking boots, a beanie, a thermal shirt and a down jacket. There were even a few points during ...

    3 miles 580 ft gain

  • Hike Wall Street in Bryce Canyon

    Hoodoos? What's that you say?Hoodoos are these amazing rock formations that Bryce Canyon is famous for. This hike is hands down the best way to see the hoodoos of Bryce Canyon. This hike allows for stunning lookout points from the rim and the expe...

    2.9 miles 580 ft gain

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      Kings Creek

      Overview Kings Creek Campground is located on the west side of Tropic Reservoir, high on the Colorado Plateau at an elevation of 8,000 feet. Visitors enjoy boating, fishing and exploring local ATV ...

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      White Bridge

      Overview White Bridge Campground is located just 12 miles southwest of Panguitch, Utah and 55 miles northeast of Cedar City. Visitors enjoy fishing, canoeing on nearby Panguitch Lake and exploring ...

    • Panguitch, Utah

      Panguitch Lake

      Overview Panguitch Lake Campground is located 14 miles southwest of Panguitch, Utah. Some of the state's largest rainbow trout are fished from the lake each year, and aptly so; "Panguitch" comes fr...

    • Kanab, Utah

      Podunk Guard Station

      Overview Podunk Guard Station is located next to the East Fork Sevier River, in the Dixie National Forest in southern Utah. The cabin was constructed in 1928 and has been used by generations of For...

    • Bryce, Utah

      North Campground

      Overview North Campground is located in the beautiful and unique Bryce Canyon National Park. Known for its colorful rock spires and grand vistas that sweep out over the High Plateaus region of the ...

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