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The Ultimate Southwest Vacation includes Coyote Buttes, The Wave, Paria Canyon and Vermillion Cliffs National Monument!
Stay in Mt. Carmel Jct., the heart of the parks, and visit
the treasures of the Southwest.
Zion Park 12 miles
Plan your Paria Canyon vacation
with our Utah and Arizona maps.
Grand Staircase 9 miles
Sand Dunes 11 miles
Dixie Forest 22 miles
Cedar Breaks 45 miles
Red Canyon 47 miles
Coyote Butte 57 miles
Bryce Canyon 60 miles
North Rim 85 miles
Toroweap 90 miles
In these pages you will find insiders information on the best
Coyote Buttes hikes. This detailed
guide includes road maps, permits, park maps, pictures, trail beta, backpacking,
history, fees, geology, flora, fauna, campgrounds.
Paria Canyon Directions
From Mount Carmel Junction, drive 17 miles to Kanab. Leave Kanab, drive 40 miles
east on Highway 89. The turn-off is located on the south (right side coming from
Kanab) side of the road. Its between mile markers 25 and 26, at a curve in the
road, at the end of a guard rail. Turn at the unmarked dirt road. This is House
I want to thank my best friend and hiking, canyoneering and climbing
partner, Bo Beck, for all his help in creating this guide for Paria Canyon
and the surrounding areas.
It's 10 miles to the Stateline Campground from Highway 89. There are only 4 spots,
so if you want to camp get a spot early. It's first come first use. Two of the
camp sights are in Utah and two are in Arizona. There is no water, but there
are vault toilets.
Coyote Buttes Special Permit Offices
Arizona Strip Field Office: 345 East Riverside Drive St. George 435.688.3200.
Kanab Office: 318 N 100 E 435.644.4600
Paria Contact Station: Located south of Highway 89 between mile post 21 and 22,
between Kanab and Page, Az.
Gear: A sturdy pair of shoes are recommend to hike in Paria Canyon. Quality
shoes will help grip the rocks and prevent injury. Experienced hikers like the
Sportiva Exum Ridge. This shoe is great for hiking, bouldering and canyoneering.
Beta: Coordinates, trail and canyoneering information by Zion
Park search and rescue veteran team member, Bo
Beck and www.zionnational-park.com author Tanya Milligan.
Paria Canyon Pictures
Paria Canyon contains the spectacular Coyote Buttes Special
Management Area. The notorious sandstone buttes sit at the bottom of Utah's Grand
Staircase-Escalante National Monument and the upper section of Arizona's Paria
Canyon -Vermillion Cliffs Wilderness.
Worlds Longest Slot Canyon
Buckskin Gulch Pictures
Coyote Buttes Pictures
The Wave Highlights
Wave (North Coyote Buttes)
Paw Hole (South Coyote Buttes)
(South Coyote Buttes)
Grand Staircase -Escalante Pictures
The Grand Staircase-Escalante is so close to Paria Canyon that many visit both
places the same trip.
Valley Gorge to Willis Creek
to Sheep Creek