Early Spring Backpacking in Utah?

Maggie Bachrodt

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I am looking to do a short, 3-4 day trip in South East Utah the first week of March. I did Dark Canyon in March last year, and it was awesome- looking for something similar, but maybe a tad easier. Any suggestions? Ideally BLM land.
 

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I usually try to get out the first weekend of March each year to see if I can find any fresh leaves. Anything around Glen Canyon is usually awesome. Lower Escalante, Capitol Reef, Trachyte Creek, etc.
 

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Lower Grand Gulch would be good in early march. First green of spring
 
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