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Lake Powell

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Miss it, miss out

Lake Powell was on our coach tour itinerary, and to be honest, we were rather ambivalent about... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2015
MissHolders
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Accrington, United Kingdom
Total relaxation

We hired canoes and had a wonderful few hours exploring the lake it's vastness is stunning and yet... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2015
deborahstott
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Straddling Northern Arizona and Southern Utah, Lake Powell and the surrounding Glen Canyon National Recreation Area offer many leisure activities.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Reviewed 7 January 2015

Lake Powell was on our coach tour itinerary, and to be honest, we were rather ambivalent about seeing it. However, fate intervened and we ended up booking a flight over the Grand Canyon, Monument Valley and Lake Powell, after our original Grand Canyon helicopter flight...More

Thank MissHolders
Reviewed 5 January 2015

We hired canoes and had a wonderful few hours exploring the lake it's vastness is stunning and yet so peaceful - we had a lovely if not rather hot experience but the waters were amazing.

2  Thank deborahstott
Reviewed 4 January 2015

Don't know how Lake Powell is not rated the #1 attraction in Utah. The solitude and atmosphere are unmatched. If you love water and the outdoors, you'll keep going back. Hiking, boating, historical markers like Hole-In-The-Rock. Unlimited canyons to explore. Very hot in July and...More

5  Thank Jeff P
Reviewed 19 December 2014

We LOVE Lake Powell. It is a great place for our annual family vacation. It we love staying on a houseboat and are able to boat, swim, hike, see native indian ruins, etc. Such a fun place to relax without any digital (cell, internet, etc.)...More

Thank JJP12321
Reviewed 12 November 2014

Everyone should experience at least 3 days and night on Lake Powell....The solitude, the beauty of this magnificent place cannot be duplicated anywhere. We have had the privilege of taking our own boat here on four different occasions. The canyons are remarkable and to share...More

2  Thank 1espresso
Reviewed 24 October 2014

At first glance this seems like an ordinary man-made lake. Take the boat ride to Rainbow Bridge... a natural arch. The best things here are the beautiful slot canyons. Tall walls on both side of you with sunlight streaming down inside. These are the famous...More

1  Thank molelady
Reviewed 15 October 2014

By far this is the best vacation spot. Tall canyons, warm 95 degree water, endless sun, red sandy beaches. My kids favorite things to do are hiking up to the Indian ruins, rainbow bridge and exploring all the inlets and caves. We now go every...More

1  Thank Jay H
Reviewed 12 October 2014

We rented a 59 ft Deluxe Houseboat for a week from Aramark...the only houseboat rental company at Bullfrog Marina. We had previously rented a similar boat from Antelope Marina. The Bullfrog boat was much older and in desperate need of replacement. The black tanks had...More

9  Thank Robert S
Reviewed 2 October 2014

Although strictly speaking not on the road (we hired a houseboat), this was our most joyful, awe-inspiring and favourite part of our trip. Our only regret was that we did not spend more time here. Lake Powell really is like the Grand Canyon filled with...More

2  Thank Daniela B
Reviewed 24 September 2014

The lake is beautiful and the water is so warm, the rocks and canyons on the lake are a sight to see. We rented a houseboat for three days at the marina. If you plan on renting a houseboat make sure you have central air...More

4  Thank carol j
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Response from LostAngeles |
We stayed at Wahweap RV Campground and had views of the lake. The RV camp is pretty big but in June when we were there seemed full. Camp was clean with very nice grounds, the sites were roomy and leveled. We had full hookups... More
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