• Buckskin Gulch - © By Flickr user endbradley
  • Paria Canyon - © By Flickr user thegrekle

Key information: Paria/Buckskin

    • Two remarkable slot canyons: deep, extraordinarily narrow canyons gouged into soft, colourful sandstone. Admire these splendid clashes of water and geology. See Paria Canyon and Buckskin Gulch. Combine with a walk to The Wave.
    • These walks are tough, and you will need to be wholly self-sufficient. Beware of flash floods.
    • These breathtaking walks are combined for assessing our Top 100 walks, as a result of their fundamental similarities.

Walkopedia rating

  • Walkopedia rating87
  • Beauty32
  • Natural interest19
  • Human interest0
  • Charisma36
  • Negative points0
  • Total rating87

Vital Statistics

  • Level of Difficulty: Strenuous

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Paria Canyon - © By Flickr user thegrekle

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