Your Guide to Attractions and Activities on Utah's Scenic Byways

Posey Lake / Pine Creek Scenic Backway

What you're in for

Gravel road / 40 miles (one way)
Closed in winter

Pine Creek Road heads north out of Escalante and climbs onto Escalante Mountain in Dixie National Forest. This backway provides access to Posey Lake and Campground as well as many forest roads ideal for exploring by ATV or mountain bike. Posey Lake and many others on the mountain are stocked with rainbow, brown, or brook trout which makes for excellent fishing.