Take This Utah Trail To Travel The Same Spots As A Notorious Criminal From The Past

Much of Southern Utah is still vast, and untouched – a landscape where it’s easy to imagine what it was like when this place was the Wild West. Notorious bank robbers like Butch Cassidy could run from the law and hide out for months in this red rock country. There’s a hiking trail in Capitol Reef National Park that takes you through some of the same spots where Cassidy once roamed. Check out the Grand Wash Trail:

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Learn more about Capitol Reef National Park on the National Park Service’s website, and check out the park’s Facebook page to see special events and other happenings.

Looking for another easy Utah hike? Check out this hike that takes you through an enchanting forest.