No extra equipment is required for
This trail is great year round while
the park is open.
This trail is safe, especially where it
is in the park boundaries. Be
respectful of others on the trail as it
can be busy at times.
This is great for a a
short stroll or a fun family
acitivity. Bring plenty of water,
as this is a very dry area.
This trail begins at the "T" in the road just .5 miles south
of the main entrance of Goblin Valley. Trail Type
This trail is hiking only. Distance
This trail is about 2.1 miles, (3.4 km). The elevation at
the trailhead is 4949 ft. with an elevation gain of 96 ft. Difficulty Easy
This trail is easy and great for everyone, including
The surface of this trail is compact sand and desert
grasses. This trail is maintained by the park so be
respectful of thier work.
Trail Coordinates / Points of Interest
|Name (Click name below to view map)||GPS||Latitiude||Longitude|
|Curtis Bench||38.571807||-110.709379 |
Take in the Views
The trail is unique with a beautiful array of
desert vegetation and white and red
sandstone. The trail at one point opens up to a
beautiful view of the majestic Henry Mountains.
Get a Closer Look
To access this trail you will park your car
at the "T" and walk up a short hill and
then follow the sign (left / south) for the
Curtis Bench trail. On this trail you will get
a close look of the unique landscape that
makes Goblin Valley so incredible.
Do it at Your Own Pace
Take sometime to explore the area. Goblin Valley is full of an
incredible landscape with little goblin like rocks that have been
formed over millions of years.