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East Rim Trail

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Dead Horse Point State Park is located high on the rim of the Colorado River Canyon.


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1.7

Miles

2.8

KM

Point to Point

6,008' 1,831 m

High

5,678' 1,731 m

Low

321' 98 m

Up

585' 178 m

Down

10%

Avg Grade (6°)

94%

Max Grade (43°)

Dogs Leashed

Features River/Creek · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Flora & Fauna

Keep an eye out for the occasional lizard or tarantula.

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Shared By:

Justin S. with improvements by Tilman Giese

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  4.5 from 19 votes

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Sunset in Moab
May 5, 2015 near Moab, UT
Can you see dead horse ?
Sep 7, 2017 near Moab, UT
The view down to the Colorado River from Dead Horse Point (wife for scale).
Jul 24, 2019 near Moab, UT
Shafer Basin evaporation ponds and snow covered La Sal Mountains from Dead Horse Point Overlook
Mar 17, 2020 near Moab, UT
Afternoon view from the Dead Horse Point Trail
May 5, 2015 near Moab, UT
Dead Horse Point.
May 9, 2016 near Moab, UT

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Sunset view at Dead Horse Point