Utah Hike of the Week: Chuckwalla and Halfway Wash trails
Published: April 11, 2012 11:11AM
Updated: April 9, 2012 02:38PM
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Nate Carlisle | The Salt Lake Tribune The Chuckwalla Trail meets the Halfway Wash Trail in the Red Cliffs Desert Reserve in St. George.

It seems every spring, Hike of the Week finds a trail in St. George.

And for good reason. The area is more hospitable this time of year than the northern half of Utah, and there are plenty of trails.

The latest hike is the Chuckwalla and Halfway Wash trails in the Red Cliffs Desert Reserve. Click on the link for the full details.

Here is the pertinent information:

Chuckwalla and Halfway Wash trails loop

Hiking time » 1½ hours

Round trip miles » 3 miles

Elevation gain » 1,068 feet

Difficulty » Easy

Trail head restrooms » Yes

Dogs allowed » Yes

Bikes allowed » Yes

Fees » No

— Nate Carlisle

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