Paunsaugunt - Straight Canyon Loop For ATV Riding

The 73rd most popular all terrain vehicle trail in Utah.

East of Cedar City and west of Bryce, the Straight Canyon Loop in the Paunsaugunt trail system is a 19 mile route open to ATV riding. It ranges in elevation from 7,740 feet up to 7,760 feet. The Straight Canyon Loop is open to vehicles less than 50 inches in width. It winds through ponderosa pine forest and aspen forest.

To reach the main trailhead ATV riding staging area for the Straight Canyon Loop from SR12, use East Fork Road (FS87). Follow East Fork Road for 22 miles to the Straight Canyon Trailhead.

Note: As of September 2007, ATV riding is permited on designated Forest Service roads only and the ATV must have a valid Utah ATV sticker. For a map of designated open roads, contact the Dixie National Forest HQ at (435) 865-3700.

Overall, Paunsaugunt - Straight Canyon Loop is the 73rd most popular ATV riding trail of all 75 ATV trails in Utah.

Paunsaugunt - Straight Canyon Loop ATV Trails Map



Local Contact(s):  Red Canyon Visitor Center (435) 676-2676; Dixie National Forest (435) 676-8815; Bryce Tourism (800) 444-6689; Utah Tourism (800) UTAH-FUN.

Best Season:  Apr. - Oct.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Base Camp:  NFS Kings Creek CG; Red Canyon Lodge, Parowan (435) 477-1200

Luxury Loding:  Cedar Breaks Lodge (888) AT-CEDAR; Lodge At Brians Head (800) FUN-LODGE; Bryce Canyon Lodge

Breakfast Restaurant:  Rubys Diner, Bryce

Reference Source:  click here

Date Published:  

Date Updated:  8/18/2016

ID:  22609

Paunsaugunt - Straight Canyon Loop ATV Trails Map


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