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Glen Canyon National Recreation Area: Gunsight Canyon

Pack a rope and lots of water for Gunsight Canyon, because this parched southern Utah slot requires immediate rappel down a narrow pour-over.

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To Trailhead

From Page, AZ, take US 89 N to Big Water, UT. Turn R onto Ethan Allen Rd. In .3 mi., turn R onto UT 12, cross Wahweap Crk., and head E on gravel rd. In 12.6 mi., veer R @ Y. In 1 mi., veer R @ Y. Go 4.3 mi., turn R toward Alstrom Point. In. 9 mi., turn L onto faint 4x4 road. Roads ends @ Gunsight Canyon.

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