Wipeout Hill Alternate Route

Total Miles


1573.92 ft



Technical Rating



Best Time

Spring, Summer, Fall

Trail Overview

From the Wipeout Hill Trailhead, there are (2) routes available. The route to the Right (East) and the Left (West) passages require greater driver skill and high-clearance 4x4s. However, the left (West) Passage offers this alternate route accessible with a stock 4x4. The terrain is mostly dirt with two 18" ledge obstacles accessible by stock 4-wheel drive vehicles. If you own a stock 4x4 and want to watch vehicles navigate Wipeout Hill, this is the least difficult route. This can also be used as the return route as it is lesser-traveled than the East or West Passages. Note: This trail will be extremely muddy after heavy rain.


There are two ledges up to 18" high requiring a stock 4x4.

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Access Description

From Moab: Take 191 North to Rt 313, then left onto 313 approx 7 Miles to Wipeout Hill Trailhead on right (First Photo); Take left (West) Passage until you see the WO Trail Marker which is difficult to see (Photo 2). Rejoins Wipeout Hill Trail Loop.