Fault Line

Total Miles
0.3

Elevation

875.1 ft

Duration

Hours

Technical Rating

6

Moderate

Best Time

spring, fall, winter

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Trail Overview

Fault line is named for the outcropping it traverses along a fault line, made mostly of solid sandstone fins and just a bit of sand mixed in. This trail is typically finished out with West Rim Trail, but is a nice one to pair with many options here at Sand Hollow. It starts heading up a steep red clay climb before getting on the rock. There are several small ledges and climbs before coming to a boulder, you have to curve around a boulder off-camber followed by a descent about 40 ft off-camber.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Technical Rating

6

Access Description

This trail starts from Long Valley Recreation Area which is easily found on google maps.