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Red Cliffs National Conservation Area

West Cinder Knoll Trail

Recommended Users: Equestrians, Hikers, Mountain Bikers
 
Type: Two-track
 
Length: 0.4 miles
 
 
 
Sub-Area: Hurricane Cinder Knolls
 
Zone: Lowland
 
Managing Agency: BLM
 
Access:  From I-15 Exit 16 travel west on State Route 9 for 9.2 miles. Turn left on 200 West for 0.6 miles. Turn left at 600 North and travel 0.5 miles. Park in the large disturbed area on the right, making sure not to block vehicle access on the numerous roads. This parking area is on private property and subject to closure at any time.
 
Description: West Cinder Knoll Trail serves as a connector trail to reach the top of one of two cinder cones in the area.
 
Loop: For a 2.8 mile loop, take 600 North Trail east for .4 miles. As the old road bed turns north, it becomes West Cinder Knoll Trail. Turn left at 0.3 miles and follow the Cinder Knoll Loop Trail (old road bed) around the west cinder knoll. After circumnavigating the cinder knoll, return to the trailhead following the same route.

 

 

 

Top of the cinder cone

 

Hiker on top of the cinder cone


View from the West Cinder Cone Trail