Wilhite Canyon Trail

  • Common Ravens are common sights in Canyonlands National Park.
  • Two Needle Pinyon Pine Cones in Canyonlands National Park.


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12.2 (miles)


Out & Back

~1600 (+) (Elev. Δ - ft)



Wilhite Canyon Trail is a difficult hike in Canyonlands National Park that is perfect for hikers looking to escape the crowds. Hikers should plan on carrying plenty of water and don't forget to bring a pair binoculars to watch for raptors. This hike is located in the park's Island in the Sky District. 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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