Brushy Knoll Trail

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

The Brushy Knoll Trail #023 is 4.7 miles long.  It begins at Forest Road #391 and ends at Forest Road #089 (Peavine Corridor).  The trail heads out to a point overviewing the Peavine Corridor before dropping more steeply into Dark Canyon Wilderness and the Peavine Corridor.

Elevation Change: 1300 feet

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Trail conditions vary widely with weather events and during spring runoff.  Check with the Monticello Ranger District for updated information.
Open Season: May 2018
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Open to: Hiking and Horseback Riding.  The last mile is in designated wilderness.
Closest Towns: Blanding and Monticello, UT
Water: User should carry their own water.
Restroom: None
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Monticello Ranger District (435) 587-2041

General Information


From Blanding, head south on US-191 S/S Main St.  Turn right onto UT-95N and travel 30.2 miles.  Turn right onto UT-275N/Natural Bridge and travel 0.7 miles. Take the 1st right onto Elk Mountain Road (Forest Road #088 Elk Ridge) and travel 7.9 miles.  Sharp left onto Co Rd 256/Co Rd 268/Forest Road #108 (Dry Mesa) and travel 6.0 miles to Brushy Knoll Trail #023.

General Notes:

Latitude: 37 41' 59.2"N

Longitude: 109 52' 59.4"W

Datum: NAD 83

Position Format: Degrees Minutes Seconds (hddd mm' ss.s")

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