Noah's Ark Trail #32005

  

D2 Noah's Arch

The trail travels south away from campground into a timbered draw. The trail goes through an old fence then starts to climb through scrub oak and into a north slope of mixed conifer. The trail works out of timber and along a ridge of pinyon juniper to the edge of a red rock formation. Good view across canyon to Vermillion Castle can be seen here. Trail continues to climb, sometimes fairly steep, until it works under a large rock rim and cave. Trail switches back through a slide of red rock and finally climb out to a platform with beautiful views in all directions including fabulous rock formations.

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Cedar City Ranger District
 
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Directions:

From Cedar City, travel north on I-15 18 miles to Parowan. From Parowan take State Road #143 south, approximately 3 miles to FR #049 in First Left Hand Canyon. Follow FR #049 to entrance of Vermillion Campground. Enter campground, cross Bowery Creek and keep left. Trailhead is on south side of road, at an elevation of 6,920 feet.


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