Mary Jane Canyon (and the accompanying Professor Creek) is becoming one of the Moab area's more popular hikes. The out-and-back hike ends with a three-story waterfall hidden in a slot canyon. The hike is dog-friendly and doable for school-age kids.
Directions • From Moab, take U.S. Highway 191 north to Utah Highway 128. Turn east and follow Highway 128 for 18.4 miles. Then turn right (southeast) onto a ranch road that is actually Bureau of Land Management Road 98. Follow it for 2.2 miles, where it will end. Or, if you're using a GPS device, set it to find coordinates 38.683781, -109.355672.