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Reviewed yesterday

Stunning views. We got there about 3 in the afternoon and drove the scenic road and stopped at all the pullovers. Absolutely gorgeous! Light crowds. This was our first day in Moab and I couldn;t wait to get up and see more the next day.

Thank Sandi W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went to Needles and Islands in the Sky. Very different regions. Great hikes. Hot and sunny- good hiking shoes, hat, sunscreen and water! Much less crowded than Arches. Both areas worth the trip if you like hiking and being outdoors. Hiked about 20 miles in...More

Thank Beertriper
Reviewed yesterday

This is like two parks. Come in the south gate and you'll get close and personal to rugged terriroty. Rocks, gorges - beautiful. Then go to the park from the Moab side -- now you'll see vista's reaching out to the heavens. Again, some great...More

Thank Dale M
Reviewed yesterday

The Island in the Sky drive is full of beautiful views and overlooks. Take a short hike to Mesa Arch. Bring water and sunscreen.

Thank Pinecastle51
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were in the Island section (there are 3 other sections) for almost 4 hours. You have to have a vehicle to see the park, and we drive close to 50 miles to see the main points in this section.Though very curvy in places, the...More

Thank sherryhubb
Reviewed yesterday

Make this a day trip from Moab and then visit Dead Horse State Park after. There are different sections of this park to enter at, the easiest is Island in the Sky. A little over an hour from Moab, not a bad drive. Once again...More

Thank Linda P
Reviewed yesterday

4 distinct districts to the park, each with its own character. Island in the Sky, Needles, and The Maze. Didn't visit the fourth. See them from the top, then hire a 4x4 company to drive you inside to the most amazing parts!

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a spectacular section of the park, although a drive to get there. I think it far exceeds the beauty of the Grand Canyon and that is saying a lot . We did the Chesler Park loop, about 6 mile, and very cool. There...More

Thank triharder2013
Reviewed 2 days ago

More amazing rock formations. Highly recommend going to Mesa Arch at sunrise to see the glow underneath the arch. Grand View Point overlook is another must see.

Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 2 days ago

Another completely different park in Utah. Enjoyed this park very much with the variety of rock formations.

Thank Petzold
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Basmati P
1 June 2018|
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Response from iluvta2 | Reviewed this property |
No tour needed. Drive your car yourself to all the lookouts.
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Etonian30
24 January 2018|
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Response from Joe E | Reviewed this property |
Most RVs are OK as long as they stay on the paved roads. The park is divided into 4 sections. The only ones I would try to access are Island in the Sky and Needles. I pulled a small trailer into Needles, no problem. While... More
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4giv3n
18 August 2017|
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Response from ajmp2 | Reviewed this property |
Beautiful areas to pull off. Canyonlands was our favorite area. Make sure to go see Buck's canyon, we hit it at sunrise. Absolutely incredible with maybe a 50 foot walk to the railing. At sunrise we had the whole place to... More
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