The 15 Gorgeous Hikes In Utah Everyone Must Complete

Hiking in Utah one of the best ways to bask in the Beehive State’s natural beauty. We’ve featured many hikes over the years; and today, we’ve compiled a list of 15 of the most utterly gorgeous hikes in Utah. In each description, you’ll see a link that will take you to our feature article with more details and photos pertaining to each trail. Choose several of your favorites, lace up your hiking boots, and let’s get going!

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What are your thoughts on these gorgeous hikes in Utah? Did any of your favorites miss the list? If so, tell us in the comments below which incredible Utah trail you’d like to see featured.

Address: Stewart Falls Trail, Utah 84604, USA
Address: Canyon Overlook Trail, Utah 84737, USA
Address: Frary Peak, Utah, USA
Address: Queens Garden Trail, Utah 84764, USA
Address: Kings Peak, Utah, USA
Address: Wind Caves, Logan, UT 84341, USA
Address: Cascade Scenic Dr, Provo, UT 84604, USA
Address: Hurricane, UT 84737, USA
Address: Utah 84121, USA
Address: Bonneville Shoreline Trail, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Address: Cedar City, UT 84720, USA
Address: Silver Lake Trail, Utah, USA
Address: Buckskin Gulch, Utah 84741, USA
Address: Springdale, UT 84737, USA
Address: Layton, UT 84040, USA
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Gorgeous Hikes In Utah

January 29, 2021

What are the best family-friendly hikes in Utah?

The Beehive State is positively brimming with beautiful trails to explore, from waterfall hikes to mountain treks, canyon hikes, and just about everything in between. The good news is that many of our most spectacular trails are also ones that the little ones can enjoy. The following is a list of some of the most family-friendly trails in Utah: Donut Falls Hiking Trail in Big Cottonwood Canyon, Silver Lake American Fork Canyon, Devils Kitchen in Payson Canyon, Maple Box Canyon, Lower Bells Reservoir, Hidden Falls in Big Cotton Wood Canyon, Rocky Mouth Falls, Red Reef Trail, and Lisa Falls in Little Cottonwood Canyon.

What are the best parks in Utah?

Utah is the state with some of the best parks in the nation. From our world-famous national parks to an impressive state park system, there’s simply no shortage of recreational opportunity here in the Beehive State. If you’re looking for the best parks in Utah, you can start with any of the following destinations: Zion National Park, Arches National Park, Canyonlands National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park, Dead Horse Point State Park, Capitol Reef National Park, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Cedar Breaks National Monument, Snow Canyon State Park, Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park, Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, Sand Hollow State Park, Goosenecks State Park, Natural Bridge National Monument, and Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area.

What is the most beautiful trail I can hike in Utah?

While the title of the most beautiful trail in Utah could probably be awarded to 100 different trails, there are a handful that are constantly rated as the best. At the top of the list is Angel’s Landing in Zion National Park. This iconic adventure features narrow ledges and major drop-offs, and it’s most definitely not for everyone. Only technically advanced hikers should consider this difficult trail. Those who embark on this adventure will be rewarded with incredible views of the park, and the view from the pinnacle of Angel’s Landing compares to none other in the area.

Address: Stewart Falls Trail, Utah 84604, USA
Address: Canyon Overlook Trail, Utah 84737, USA
Address: Frary Peak, Utah, USA
Address: Queens Garden Trail, Utah 84764, USA
Address: Kings Peak, Utah, USA
Address: Wind Caves, Logan, UT 84341, USA
Address: Cascade Scenic Dr, Provo, UT 84604, USA
Address: Hurricane, UT 84737, USA
Address: Utah 84121, USA
Address: Bonneville Shoreline Trail, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Address: Cedar City, UT 84720, USA
Address: Silver Lake Trail, Utah, USA
Address: Buckskin Gulch, Utah 84741, USA
Address: Springdale, UT 84737, USA
Address: Layton, UT 84040, USA