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Distance

4 miles

Trail Type

Out & Back

Trail Difficulty

Moderate

Δ Elevation (FT)

~825 (+)

USGS Quad Map(s):  Cedar Breaks National Monument Topo Map

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Spectra Point - Ramparts Overlook Trail

Utah

  • Sunset along the Spectra Point Trail in Cedar Breaks National Monument, Utah.
  • Spectra Point Trail in Cedar Breaks National Monument, Utah.

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Notes

Ramparts Overlook Trail in Cedar Breaks National Monument is a family friendly hike that offers absolutely amazing views of the Cedar Breaks Amphitheater. Along the way hikers can expect great views of bristlecone pines including one believed to be roughly 1,600 years old. Most of this hike is very exposed to the sun, so make sure to bring plenty of sunscreen and lots of water. If you turn around at Spectra Point this hike is only 2 miles, however if you continue you can add scenery and double the distance. The Point Supreme Campground in Cedar Breaks National Monument is open roughly from mid-June to mid-september. The campground's elevation is at 10,000 feet.

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Entrance and Camping Fees
Contact: Cedar Breaks National Monument 2390 W. HWY 56, Suite 11 Cedar City, UT 84720

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