Trinity Canyon Trail

Area Status: Open

Trinity Canyon Trail #983 is 1.8 miles long and travels along Trinity Canyon and its associated stream through ponderosa pine and Gambel oak forest.  This trail descends from Forest Road #072 (Lower Two Mile) to Forest Road #203 (Dry Draw).  This trail can be combined with a variety of other trails and roads to create multiple loop routes.  Other trails to consider combining to make a loop include: #979 (Lower Two-Mile), #981 (Upper Two-Mile), #980 (Two-Mile Connector) as well as various State Trust Land Trails and Roads.  Forest Roads to consider combining with this trail to make a loop include: #072 (Lower Two-Mile), #743, #744, #745, #746, #747, #748, #201 (Hang Dog), #202 (Hop Creek), #203 (Dry Draw) as well as various State Trust Land Trails.


Elevation Change:

North End (Road #072):  7,611 feet / 2,320 meters

South End (Road #203):  7,148 feet / 2,179 meters

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At a Glance

Current Conditions: Weather and snow melt will affect open and closing. Please call the Moab Ranger District for current conditions, 435-259-7155.
Usage: Medium
Restrictions: Open to:  Hiking, Mountain Biking, Horseback Riding, Motorcycle Trail Riding, and Off Highway Vehicles (OHV) less than or equal to 50 inches wide.
Closest Towns: La Sal, UT
Water: Trinity Canyon Creek is an unreliable water source. Users should carry their own water.
Restroom: None
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Moab Ranger District (435) 259-7155

General Information


From La Sal, head east on UT-46 and continue 7.0 miles.  At Old La Sal, turn left onto Co Rd #125/Forest Road #072 (Lower Two Mile) and travel approximately 8.5 miles to Trinity Canyon Trail #983 located on your right.

General Notes:

Latitude: 38 22' 40.0"N

Longitude: 109 04' 45.2"W

Datum: NAD 83

Position Format: Degrees Minutes Seconds

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Mountain Biking

Mountain Biking on motorized trail

Day Hiking


Horse Riding

OHV Trail Riding

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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