Croton Road

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Croton Road is located in the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, just north of Lake Powell. It is a great overland route option to connect the town of Escalante, Utah (SW of Capitol Reef National Park) to the Lake Powell/Glen Canyon Dam area. This trail will provide you with many scenic sp... Read More
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Highlights of Croton Road

Camping Category Icon Camping
Desert Category Icon Desert
Overland Category Icon Overland
Scenic Category Icon Scenic
Wash Category Icon Wash
Highest Elevation
6594 ft
Shape of Trail
Straight Through
Typically Open
Year Round
Best Direction
N/A
Official Trail Name
340
Nearest Town
Big Water
Nearest Services
Page
Management Agency
Bureau of Land Management
District
Burning Hills Wilderness Study Area

Overview

Croton Road is located in the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, just north of Lake Powell. It is a great overland route option to connect the town of Escalante, Utah (SW of Capitol Reef National Park) to the Lake Powell/Glen Canyon Dam area. This trail will provide you with many scenic spots of the entire Grand Staircase-Escalante area, staying above most of the amazing terrain surrounding you. To the north of this trail is Hole in the Rock Trail which has some amazing features such as Devils Garden and Zebra Slot Wash, which you can connect to Left Hand Collet Road, an amazing wash trail, and finally end up on NP 230, which is a connector to the legendary Alstrom Point.

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