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Canyonlands National Park: Elephant Hill to Squaw Flat Camp

Miles from anywhere, this 5.3-mile dayhike slides over sandstone mounds, into a shallow canyon, and under orange spires in the Needles District.

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To Trailhead

From Moab, take US 191 S for 40 mi.; turn R onto UT 211 W. In roughly 40 mi., park at Elephant Hill trailhead.

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