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Green River Overlook

Canyonlands National Park, UT 84532
+1 435-719-2313
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Amazing view

This is a stop with very little walking to see the views of the Green River as it winds its way... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
merwhren
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Arizona
Colourful

Great views after a short hike over the rocks. Be sure to wear sturdy shoes. Definitely don't want... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
tdw295
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Regina, Canada
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  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
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“great view” (10 reviews)
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Canyonlands National Park, UT 84532
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+1 435-719-2313
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a stop with very little walking to see the views of the Green River as it winds its way through the canyon below.

Thank merwhren
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great views after a short hike over the rocks. Be sure to wear sturdy shoes. Definitely don't want to miss this one.

Thank tdw295
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Green River Overlook is located 1 mi off Upheaval Dome Road. There is a decent-sized parking lot at the overlook. We stopped here around 2pm on a windy Thursday in April. Wow, what a gorgeous view of the White Rim, White Rim Road, and Green...More

Thank pingaroo
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

This is certainly in my top 3 greatest views in the world. The light is right for an early morning trip (we visited in late Feb). By far the most spectacular site I saw in Needles, North canyonlands and Arches NP.

Thank Scott M
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

This is a gorgeous overlook of the Green River (it really looks green) and the surrounding area. The geography here is just amazing.

Thank Rosemary W
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

Stunning overlook of the Green River below you. It seems a lot of people miss this overlook when they visit Canyonlands NP as every time I've visited, I haven't seen any other cars in the parking lot. A must do if you're in the park.

Thank Jeremiah Z
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

This view point offers a great place to see the way the Green River has carved its way through several layers of earth. The access is available to most and does not require great conditioning.

Thank 323teda
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

That was really amazing. This overlook is huge and the views are astonishing. It is a must see stop while exploring Canyonland NP.

Thank siomikas
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

This is a pullout stop and the view is a short walk from the parking lot. My husband and I sat on the rocks off to the side and enjoyed the view for about an hour. It is spectacular and is so vast and still...More

Thank Amy K
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

Well thought out overlook with pleasant facilities and a great view of the area. There is a trail also. Busy and since it was noon everyone wanted to stop and eat there so we couldn't find a picnic table but we ate later elsewhere.

Thank rewardgal
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