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Dead Horse Point State Park

Sr 313, Moab, UT 84532
+1 435-259-2614
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From the prominence of Dead Horse Point, 2,000 feet above a gooseneck in the Colorado River, an ever changing landscape unfurls. Immense vertical cliffs meet with canyons carved by ice, water and wind creating a visual masterpiece. Plants and animals surviving on the edge of existence face many challenges of extreme conditions within this high desert environment. Stories of ancient hunters, resting along the cliff tops while knapping chert in preparation for the next hunt, and cowboys of the late 1800's, chasing wild mustangs onto Dead Horse Point, using the narrow neck to block off the natural corral . What story will you discover on your visit to Dead Horse Point State Park?
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  • Average3%
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Sr 313, Moab, UT 84532
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We hiked to dead horse point. It was quite a hike!! The scenery was beautiful. There were lots of great photo opportunities.

Thank atallen2003
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The views were incredible but I think the colours would be better in the evening instead of the morning. We showed up at 6 am when the park opened as we wanted to do some hiking before the heat of the day. Started from the...More

Thank BOB V
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We tried mountain biking for the first time here & the trails were perfect for a newbie,yet still challenging. The views here are spectacular! The staff, both at the entrance and the Visitor Center, were helpful and cheerful. A great park!

Thank chris3257
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you are in the area, you MUST see this point. If you're not in the area, you have to travel to the area and see it. Breath taking views.

Thank Tony K
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Mighty Big 5 National Parks of Utah are oh so wonderful..... but DO NOT MISS Dead Horse Point State Park. It is truly another on of those OMG moments.

Thank truebearing
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is worth the stop and the $15 state park entry fee. Very nice visitor center with bathrooms, patio with overlook, gift shop, coffee, ice cream and snack booth. The views from the visitor center are wonderful, but take the drive out to the Dead...More

Thank utting
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We chose Dead Horse as our side trip while in Moab and we’re glad we did. The park is amazing and has some of the best views around. We hiked the western rim and enjoyed our day.

Thank notloy
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We came here as part of our bike tour. It is absolutely beautiful and great photo opportunities. Amazing views in all directions and the variety is hard to fathom.

Thank helena218
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Probably the most beautiful views of the canyons and river in all of Utah. Such a sad story for the horses so many years ago. Went at sundown and the sunlight setting on the canyon walls was a rainbow of colors. Perfect rock for a...More

Thank Allegro13
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I would never tell anyone to skip the Grand Canyon, but you might THINK you’ve been to the Grand Canyon when you see Dead Horse Point! The Colorado River has carved a canyon, with sheer sandstone walls that rise 2000 feet at some points, that...More

Thank TwoFrogsinaPod
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Bill M
16 May 2018|
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Response from Troy G | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can. They have have pretty big campground areas.
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Travel_Addict_Cyprus
14 April 2018|
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Response from cindypG8288BS | Reviewed this property |
Yes and there are better views than at Canyonlands.
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17 March 2018|
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Response from Tracys4444 | Reviewed this property |
We just did the easy, i think it was 1.5 mile?? To the overlook which was stunning and worth the short walk!!! Enjoy!!!!!!
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