Murphy Loop Trail (CNP)

  • Along the Murphy Loop in Canyonlands National Park.
  • Murphy Loop in Canyonlands National Park.


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10.8 (miles)



~1400 (+) (Elev. Δ - ft)



Murphy Loop Trail is a tough hike in Canyonlands National Park that is a great choice for hikers looking for a bit of solitude. This hike is located in the park's Island in the Sky District and along they way hikers can expect stunning scenery. Keep an eye peeled from wildlife along the way. Canyonlands National Park has two campgrounds, Squaw Flat Campground in The Needles District and Willow Flat Campground in the Island in the Sky District.

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Entrance, Camping and Backcountry Fees
Contact: Canyonlands National Park: 2282 SW Resource Blvd. Moab, UT 84532

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