• Photo of Buckskin Gulch trail - one of the best hikes in the World
  • Photo of Buckskin Gulch trail - one of the best hikes in the World

Coordinates 319

Uploaded July 10, 2009

Recorded July 2009

4,895 f
4,360 f
13.13 mi

Viewed 11320 times, downloaded 150 times

near One Mile, Arizona (United States)

Paria Canyon is considered one of the best slot canyon hikes in the USA. Perhaps the world.

Starts at the parking lot. GPS device are useless due to weak signal but it's easy to stay on the trail.

You need to apply for this hike several months in advance. Only 20 hikers are allowed per day.

Follow the link above the map for more info. Photos are linked to Wikipedia.

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  • lowell79 Mar 17, 2010

    Great place!

  • Photo of Northern Mountaineer

    Northern Mountaineer Mar 17, 2010

    Thanks for your comment. It's an utterly beautiful spot and on bright days the lights are impressive. Photos are not mine though! :-)

    Happy trails!

  • Photo of Emiliay

    Emiliay Jul 14, 2011

    This place must be something! https://www.wikiloc.com/hiking-trails/buckskin-gulch-trail-one-of-the-best-hikes-in-the-world-453569/photo-122933

  • Photo of Naveen Kotwal

    Naveen Kotwal Dec 1, 2012

    Its like suspended animation, stunning. https://www.wikiloc.com/hiking-trails/buckskin-gulch-trail-one-of-the-best-hikes-in-the-world-453569/photo-122933

  • Photo of Northern Mountaineer

    Northern Mountaineer Dec 4, 2012

    Yes, it's an utterly beautiful and unique spot. Thanks for your comment. Glad you like it! https://www.wikiloc.com/hiking-trails/buckskin-gulch-trail-one-of-the-best-hikes-in-the-world-453569/photo-122933

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