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Taylor Creek

Kolob Canyons, Zion National Park, UT
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Scenic and shady

This is a very pleasant hike in the Kolob Canyon part of Zion park. There are far fewer visitors... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ontario, Canada
Awesome Hike, Beautiful Views

This is a beautiful and easy hike that parallels Taylor Creek in the Kolob Canyon side of Zion... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Paul S
Costa Mesa, California
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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.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good29%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Kolob Canyons, Zion National Park, UT

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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

2  Thank 448andyk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 24 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
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Terrific hike. About 4 to 5 hours. Easy to moderate with steady incline. Be sure to take some time and look around. Not crowded.

Thank Spot7878
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This was a very enjoyable hike. We ran into ONE other person on the entire trail. The trail takes you across the creek probably 20 times each way, so be prepared for that. The double arch alcove at the end is beautiful. Make sure to...More

Thank Rachel C
Reviewed 17 May 2017

So I was dreading my visit to Zion a little as I am really afraid of height and couldn't do any of the things with cliff exposure. On our last day we visited Kolob Canyon and decided to do this hike. The hike is a...More

1  Thank Karina V
Reviewed 28 April 2017

A very easy hike of 5 miles round trip. Plenty of shade on the entire hike. Wear shoes that you don't mind getting wet as you will cross an ankle deep stream over 50 times during the hike. The destination point of the double arch...More

Thank philandnancy2016
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Sand feels great underfoot after hiking mostly concrete & rock trails of Observation Point and Scouts Landing... in Spring I recommend bringing light rain gear. With no precipitation forecast we were surprised by a hail storm just a mile before reaching the arches. We chose...More

Thank OneTravelBugFromAL
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We came to Kolob canyons after entering Zion NP from the east due to the massive crowds and mess of parking around the actual Zion Canyon area. What a great decision! This hike was very lightly traveled compared to any of those in the main...More

1  Thank Luke R
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We live relatively close to this trail head. It is not as grand as hiking in Zion but it still is a nice hike. The internet states that this is a 5 mile round trip hike. I beg to differ. My husband and I compared...More

1  Thank irishgreeneyes
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