Best Flaming Gorge Hiking Trails

The Flaming Gorge area has 4 hiking trails out of the 38 hikes found in Utah.

  August 13, 2016

Located in Utah, the hiking in Flaming Gorge is known for four scenic hikes. The best Flaming Gorge hiking based on popularity are considered to be Little Hole Trail, Elk Park Loop Trail, Swett Ranch Loop, and Dowd Mountain Loop Trail. For a detailed trail description and printable trailhead map, just select a Flaming Gorge hiking trail below.

Where Can I Hike In Flaming Gorge?

FEATURED:  Dowd Mountain Loop Trail

  Flaming Gorge, Utah

  August 13, 2016

North of Vernal and south of Manila in the Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area, the Dowd Mountain Loop is an 11 mile route combining old roads with trails to the Dowd Mountain Overlook through pinon and juniper. The hiking trail leads to a breathtaking over look of Flaming Gorge, including views of the western portion of the lake.