We got lost several times on this trail too, and due to incorrect and contradictory signage at the trailhead, we and other hikers were led to believe it was twice as long as it was. This led to us and other puzzled hiking parties trying futilely to find the trail at the end of it where it disappeared into the dense wilderness, only to realize on our return that the reason we couldn't find where it continued on, was because it didn't.
I liked this dead tree on the approach to the canyon:
Approaching the canyon:
Into the canyon:
Here's the end of the trail: