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Taylor Creek

Kolob Canyons, Zion National Park, UT
+1 435-772-3256
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Gorgeous, relaxing, and not a challenge

If you're looking for a beautiful trail in Zion that is both beautiful and that doesn't seem so... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2018
Ron S
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Awesome Hike

This was a fantastic hike. We did it in about 3.5 hours. Lots of streams to cross, scenery and... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2018
Dianna N
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Pleasant Grove, Utah
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Scenic creek that flows through a secluded, shadowy canyon with steep, high, red cliffs offering an abundant variety of plant and animal life.
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  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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Kolob Canyons, Zion National Park, UT
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"double arch alcove"
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"kolob canyon"
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"miles round trip"
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"great hike"
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"main canyon"
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"rated moderate"
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"end of september"
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"easy hike"
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"your feet"
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"trail takes"
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"park pass"
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"all ages"
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"water proof"
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"trail head"
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"visitor center"
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"getting wet"
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

If you're looking for a beautiful trail in Zion that is both beautiful and that doesn't seem so manufactured, and that won't make you repeat, "why in the hell am I doing this?", this is the trail for you. It wends its way along the...More

1  Thank Ron S
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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

This was a fantastic hike. We did it in about 3.5 hours. Lots of streams to cross, scenery and historical spots. There are no bathrooms or water spots so be prepared. The arches at the end of the trail was spectacular, so worth the hike....More

Thank Dianna N
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Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

The least best hike in the area. Very dark and cold with views of plain canyon walls. Much better options elsewhere in the park.

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Reviewed 23 January 2018

Did the South Fork of Taylor Creek in January. The trailhead is just a bit further up the road from the main Taylor Creek trailhead. The hike is steep in a few places, and after 2 miles, the hike gets technical as the canyon slots...More

1  Thank David L
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Very nice hike that ends in this huge cavern they call the double arch. You won't believe the size nor the colors. It's a very special place

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Reviewed 25 October 2017

One of our favorite places to visit on our trip. Free parking at the lot with a path that leads down to the trail. Crossing the creek multiple times with a chance to sit and relax and enjoy the quiet. Easy hiking doable for most...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Arrived at Zion's quieter north-western entrance from an overnight in St. George. No waiting to purchase our park pass and make the scenic drive to the end, walk Timber Creek Trail and then Taylor Creek Trail. The color on the cliffs was spectacular, like they...More

Thank Table42
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

This is a very pleasant hike in the Kolob Canyon part of Zion park. There are far fewer visitors than at other parts of Zion, so it won't be crowded. This trail is rated moderate, based on its length (5 miles) and the incline along...More

3  Thank 448andyk
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

This is a beautiful and easy hike that parallels Taylor Creek in the Kolob Canyon side of Zion National Park. this is a well reviewed attraction so here's some logistical tips: 1. The trail is easy to follow and not too strenuous but it is...More

1  Thank Paul S
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

This is a 5 mile round trip hike that starts out of the Kolob Canyon entrance to Zion. It is nicely shaded and you cross the creek 30 times. We did not get our feet wet as there are nicely placed rocks. The trail is...More

Thank Chris L
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