Fins & Things

Total Miles


1551.99 ft


4 Hours

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Best Time

Spring, Summer, Fall

Trail Overview

Fins & Things is a great example of the famous "slick rock" sandstone of Moab. It is located in the Sand Flats Recreation Area, which requires a fee. Prepare for steep climbs and descents, deep sand, and loose rocks. Follow the one-way travel signs. This is trail is a great example of what Moab has to offer.


Difficult. Very steep slickrock climbs and descents. Few big ledges to get hung up on. Easier in short wheelbased vehicle. Compact, aggressive, stock SUVs can do it with skilled driver.

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Access Description

From S 400 E, on the east side of Moab, take Mill Creek Drive east 0.5 mile. Continue straight uphill at the cemetery on Sand Flats Road. After 1.7 miles, enter Sand Flats Recreation Area and pay fee. Continue another 1.9 miles to Campground E on right.