Hiking Grandstaff Trail Moab

Sunny at the Bridge

As much as I love climbing rocks in the Rubicon with Storm here in Moab, I am determined to enjoy the more physical activities available in the area.  The Grandstaff Trail just 3 miles out of town off Hwy 128 is described as a moderate 4.5 mile roundtrip hike back to a natural bridge called Morning Glory.  I don’t want to hike alone so I must entice Storm to join me. 

Storm succumbs to my offer of a big filling breakfast at the Moab Diner, but first we leave early for the hike then breakfast.  No, I am not cruel – we both eat a light breakfast before setting out and my knapsack is full of snacks.  I just know that our age, we are more likely to take a nap than a hike after a stack of pancakes, 2 eggs and crispy bacon.

Hiking to Morning Glory Bridge

Photos from our Grandstaff Trail Hike

Grandstaff Trail

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About Sunny Weathers

Pilot, motorcyclist and full time RVer. Follow Stormy (my personal full time RV mechanic and repairman) and me as we travel all over the US in our Country Coach RV. I’ll share the fun and the tribulations and any great survival tricks we learn!

5 Replies to “Hiking Grandstaff Trail Moab”

  1. I remember that Trail! We did it in August….way too hot, and a lot less water in the stream. I think we went for ice cream afterwards!

    1. Sunny Weathers says: Reply

      I think ice cream is an excellent reward for hiking this trail!

  2. All the blogs that you send us are amazing, why would anyone want to visit a foreign country when we have so much beauty here in the states that I really don’t think a person can see all of them in a lifetime. Thanks for sharing, we really enjoy them a lot and feel like we are right along with you guys. GOD BLESS

    JD
    Jim

    1. Sunny Weathers says: Reply

      You are definitely always with us in our thoughts. I am glad you enjoy the post and I wish everyone could see the all the wonders of this country! I agree with you that it is truly amazing!

  3. Ruth Morgan says: Reply

    Looks like you guys are having fun!!!! Enjoying your blogs!!!!

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