Olsen Canyon Road

Total Miles
2.6

Elevation

2,594.07 ft

Duration

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Technical Rating

4

Moderate

Best Time

Fall, Summer, Spring

Trail Overview

The area is made up of several smaller trails which traverse the scenic beauty of the Manti-LaSal National Forest. Olsen Canyon road traverses predominately North and South. Pine, Aspen, and Cedar trees cover the area along with many wildflowers, brush, and grasses. Wildlife can be viewed anywhere along this trail, especially during early mornings or later in the evening. Elk, Deer, Black Bear, wild turkey, and several other species inhabit the area.

Photos of Olsen Canyon Road

Olsen Canyon Road
Olsen Canyon Road
Olsen Canyon Road

Difficulty

Very rocky, rutted and off-camber trail with erosion, loose rocks, washes, exposed tree roots and obstacles such as fallen tree's up to 1 foot tall, including ledges and short, steep grades. Potential for minimal water crossings.

Technical Rating

4

Status Reports

Greg Westbrook
Aug 26, 2023
Open
Normal
Rough/Deteriorated
Muddy/Wet

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