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By Nate Carlisle, Jason Bergreen, Erin Alberty and Brett Prettyman

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Utah Hike of the week: Druid Arch — Canyonlands National Park

I wrote it in the hike description and I meant it:

This is an epic day hike because of the distance and the reward.

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Druid Arch is one of the strangest-looking landmarks in Utah. That's saying something.

The trail to it is also the first Hike of the Week in href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogshiking/53968812-150/district-hike-canyonlands-national.html.csp" target="_blank">the Needles District of Canyonlands National Park.

href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/54052040-117/arch-druid-hiking-trail.html.csp" target="_blank">Click here for the full hike details.

Here are the vital statistics:

Hiking time » 8 hours

Round trip miles » 15.9 miles

Elevation gain » 994 feet

Difficulty » Difficult

Trail head restrooms » No

Dogs allowed » No

Bikes allowed » No

Fees » $10 per vehicle (park entrance fee)

— Nate Carlisle

Twitter: href="http://twitter.com/utahhikes" target="_blank">@UtahHikes



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