Moab Maiden Petroglyph

Moab Maiden
AKA: Moab Princess

Moab
Hiking & Rock Art

           The Moab Maiden Petroglyph is a solitary anthropomorphic (human) figure that stands guard over Kane Creek and the Colorado River from high on a bluff. The route involves just enough hiking to keep things interesting. This is a must-do route for rock art enthusiasts.

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          The Moab Maiden Petroglyph 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 up page.

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Moab Maiden Petroglyph Crossing Kane Creek

General Information:
          The Moab Maiden, sometimes called the Moab Princess, is an entertaining way to spend a couple of hours in Moab away from the normal tourist routes. The petroglyph is a single figure in a fascinating location.

          A round trip to the Moab Maiden requires approximately 1 to 2 hours, which includes time to enjoy and explore. The rock art is 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 one liter of water.

          A GPS is useful but not required for this route. Navigation for this route is easy. The Moab Maiden Petroglyph is rated 1A I using the Canyon Rating System.

Moab Maiden Petroglyph The Girls - Shauna, Stormy, Sierra and the Maiden.

Trailhead Information:
          This short hike is located just outside of Moab. The trailhead is accessible year round to all vehicles.

It's a short hike. It's a great place to watch the BASE Jumpers

Video:
          Enjoy a short video of the Moab Maiden Petroglyph.

Please take only pictures and leave only footprints.


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