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Green River Overlook

Canyonlands National Park, UT 84532
+1 435-719-2313
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Just great

From the viewpoint you can see both rivers, the Colorado and the Green river in a landscape of an... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hans V
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The Netherlands
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Spot the river

The river flows deep in the canyonland, but here you can spot it. You can also see traces of mining... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Monique E
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The Netherlands
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  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
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“great view” (9 reviews)
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Canyonlands National Park, UT 84532
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+1 435-719-2313

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the viewpoint you can see both rivers, the Colorado and the Green river in a landscape of an outer world. Just stand at the fenced rim and enjoy the view for miles and miles.

Thank Hans V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The river flows deep in the canyonland, but here you can spot it. You can also see traces of mining activities from the 50's. The mines have been abandoned and returned to nature, and you can see how slow the process of restoration is in...More

Thank Monique E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Green Canyon Overlook is located in the Island in the Sky District at the end of a 1.4 mile (2.3k) paved spur road that departs Upheaval Dome Road just north of its turnoff from the main park road, Grand View Point Road. The accessible overlook...More

1  Thank Steve1362
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every overlook in Canyonlands is beautiful in its own way and this one is no different. It is amazing to look out and see the chasm that has been carved by the rivers snaking through the desert floor. It truly makes you appreciate the power...More

Thank EpicGuy12
Reviewed 22 May 2017

The Green River Overlook is an awesome spot to catch a sunset. The sun setting on the rock is breathtakingly beautiful!

Thank cindyhighland
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Another fantastic picture you are lost for words with this beautiful view just so vast with the river a long way down

Thank Felixstowe2016
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This is in the Islands in the Sky section of Canyonlands National Park. It is located just after the road junction on the way to Upheaval Dome. There is a car park here and it is a short walk to the view point. Truly one...More

Thank OziDiver
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This is one of the viewpoints in the Island in the Sky section of Canyonlands National Park offering outstanding landscape scenery and views. The Green River Viewpoint is found shortly after the turnoff towards the Upheaval Dome. There is a small parking section for a...More

Thank BradJill
Reviewed 8 April 2017

It is easy to miss Green River Overlook. Canyonlands has so many incredible overlooks that a visitor might consider skipping Green River and going right on to the larger, more prominent Grand Point, but that would mean missing the most incredible view that Canyonlands has...More

1  Thank Lasirena37
Reviewed 20 March 2017

the picturesque view of the river snaking around the canyon is right out of a movie and should be a must see

Thank rmbj
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