Gloyd Seeps Hike



Hike Rating: Easy
Hike Length: 6.2 miles roundtrip
Elevation Change: 100’
Trailhead Elevation: 1,150’
Best Season: April-June and early September
Driving Access: Any vehicle



Plus Points
• An easy ramble on game trails past wetlands, lakes and streams in a desert setting
• Abundant birdlife, including ducks, geese, herons, egrets, avocets and white pelicans
• Low basalt bluffs along marshes and streams provide views down into the wetlands
• Spring wildflowers include purple larkspur, phlox, yarrow and yellow mountain dandelion
• Very little sign of recent cow activity on the trails or in the marshes
• A strong sense of desert solitude, despite the irrigated farmlands just a few miles away

Minus Points
• Basic route-finding and orienteering skills required, as there's no established trail