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Capitol Reef National Park: Steep Creek Canyon

Go from lush mountains to high desert via a red rock canyon on this 16.3-mile, mostly off-trail trek into Grand Staircase-Escalante. Go in spring or fall; pack extra water.

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I-15 S to I-70 E to UT 24 S to UT 12. Go 20 miles S of Torrey. Trailhead located S of Roundup Flat on Boulder Mtn.

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