Rock Art & Anasazi Ruins
entertaining Moab area hike visits a collection of rock art and the Watch
Tower Anasazi ruin. This is a splendid hike that can be organized into
several different configurations to meet your desires.
Circle of Friends:
Hidden Valley to Moab Rim Traverse
is part of the "Circle of Friends" program.
Members of the "Circle of Friends" have
access to more specific information, explicit route information, GPS waypoints, trailhead
location and detailed maps. If you would
like more information on joining the "Circle of Friends" visit the sign
"Circle of Friends"
This outstanding hike can be configured several different ways.
It will require a short day to visit the rock art and ruin, no matter which
route you use. The route requires
some steep hiking but no major obstacles. This route
is a great winter and cold weather route. The
rock art and ruin are accessible year round in all weather conditions.
This is a desert environment,
every member of your hiking party should carry a minimum of at least two
liters of water.
A GPS is useful in verifying you are on the correct route and in locating
rock art and the Watch Tower Ruin. A good route description and map are
essential for this adventure. Navigation for this route
The Hidden Valley to Moab Rim Traverse is
rated 1A III using the Canyon Rating System.
All trailheads for
the various routes described are accessible year round to all vehicles.
4x4 and Mountain
An optional 4x4 and mountain
bike route is provided allowing access to the rock art and ruin with a short
hike. The road is serious, hardcore, four wheeling.
Please take only pictures and leave