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Population estimates are based on BLM's 2017 HAHMA Statistical Report, and are not adjusted for subsequent growth and removals.  Links will be activated as pages are completed (see About this project for more details). 

*BEST BETS: asterisk before name indicates best viewing opportunities and/or special attractions.


Four herd areas in the northern West Desert (between the Wasatch Front and Nevada state border).


Three herd areas in and around the Uintah Basin (Roosevelt, Vernal, Colorado state border).

Bonanza (HA) - 45 horses

Hill Creek (HA) - 240 horses

*Winter Ridge (HA) - 60 horses


Five herd areas in the San Rafael Swell and Canyonlands (Carbon, Emery and Wayne Counties)

*Canyonlands (HMA) - 183 burros

Muddy Creek (HMA)161 horses

*Range Creek (HMA) - 315 horses (Carbon County)

Robbers' Roost (HA) - 33 horses

*Sinbad (HMA) - 130 burros


Eight herd areas in the southern West Desert (western Millard County).

Blawn Wash (HMA) - 25 horses

Burbank (HA) - no horses remaining

Confusion Mountains (HMA) - 465 horses

Conger Mountain (HMA) - 167 horses

*Frisco (HMA) - 168 horses

King Top (HMA) - 10 horses

*Sulphur (HMA) - 812 horses

*Swasey Mountain (HMA) - 310 horses

*The House Range Loop - 3 HMAs in one day!


Seven herd areas in southwestern Utah (Beaver and Iron Counties).

Bible Spring (HMA) - 188 horses

Chloride Canyon (HMA) - 136 horses

Choke Cherry (HMA) - 180 horses

Four Mile (HMA) - 210 horses

Mt. Elinore (HMA) - 96 horses

North Hills (HMA) - 194 horses

Tilly Creek (HMA) - 196 horses

*The Escalante Desert Loop - 6 HMAs in one day!



Two herd areas in southeastern Utah (Garfield and Kane Counties).

Harvey's Fear (HA) - 25 horses

Moody-Wagon Box Mesa (HA) - no horses remaining