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Canyonlands National Park, UT
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This area of Canyonlands has a few hiking trails and views of beautiful canyons.
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Canyonlands National Park, UT
+1 435-719-2313

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We drove through Canyonlands "Island in the Sky" after seeing Arches NP and it did not disappoint. There are stunning views from every angle and the canyons seem to go on forever as they fade into the distance. We had our three young children with...More

1  Thank Ben C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What can one say about this except praise? I can say amazing, fantastic, wondrous, magical, mythical, out of this world? Just get in your car and come and visit, it is good to be alive and see these landscapes while we still can.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was another stop on our Grand Circle Road trip and this park did not fail to enchant us as well. The trail to Mesa Arch was a short 0.7 mile RT and the arch itself as well as the views are stunning. We also...More

1  Thank Lolita D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went in July 2017, and we felt like we had a whole continent to ourselves. You drive for 10 miles, see no one and then are the only car at a trailhead. You might see other hikers, maybe not. Do not hesitate to visit...More

1  Thank DavidTrip
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were only able to visit Island in the Sky in Canyonlands but it did not disappoint. If anything it left us wanting to see so much more! The landscape is so incredibly vast, there is so much for the eye to see. There are...More

Thank Kailey T
Reviewed 15 July 2017

This is easiest part of Canyonlands park to visit - but not less interesting. The unforgettable views far away for hundred miles through stone world. Canyons, rocks , wild nature - as were millions years ago, today is not change. One need spend full day...More

1  Thank Pudik
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Canyonlands NP consists of three major areas. We visited only Island in the Sky so I cannot compare it to the other areas but only say that it offers beautiful and impressive scenery. My favorite in Island in the Sky was the Mesa Arch. I...More

1  Thank Yair K
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We spent 5 hours at island in the sky enjoying the spectacular views. Especially enjoyed the Mesa Arch. It is represented in so many pieces of art.

Thank D2157ADsandyt
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Birds-eye views of thousands of square miles of land, with the Colorado and Green Rivers far below. Definitely a must see!

3  Thank D S
Reviewed 17 June 2017

I think I would advise those who want to get out of the car and explore to spend more time here and less time in Arches. The Green River overlooks, the hikes to spectacular geological formations, and all with far smaller crowds than Arches. All...More

4  Thank mdiv2001
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