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Want to experience Zion but without the crowds? The Water Canyon hike near Hildale offers a more secluded and off-the-beaten-path hiking experience compared to Zion National Park. It is a more tranquil setting for hikers seeking solitude while exploring Southern Utah.

We hiked this with our friends: Lahrs.with.latitude and below is trail info for Hiking Water Canyon based on our experience.

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Trail Info for Water Canyon Trail 

‼️Never hike this if there is a chance of rain due to flash floods.
Option 1: • Moderate, out-and-back trail with some elevation gain • 2 miles round trip if you do the short version • Hike to the small waterfall and spring, then turn back.
Option 2: • Hard, out and back trail • 6.2 miles round trip to white domes and back • 2,106 ft elevation gain • This part of the trail is not well marked, so download the @alltrails map before you go!
435 Locals & Lahrs With Latitude love finding hidden gems in and around Zion National Park to avoid the crowds and we are sharing these secrets with you.  We hope you enjoy this trail as much as we did!

Respecting and Preserving Nature:
Practice responsible exploration by respecting our land. Pack out what you pack in (don’t leave garbage!). Stick to the trails and only take photos and memories home with you.

Remember to always pack water with you!

You can find The Narrows in Zion National Park. » view map and more details.
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water canyon hike southern utah zion national park
water canyon hike southern utah zion

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