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Muley Point Overlook

Mexican Hat, UT
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Mesa, Arizona
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Sure it is a gravel road and it is really really rough in spots but this place is an excellent view that I had never heard about until my Father in Law took me. If you need ADA accommodations, sorry you will need to check out the Grand Canyon. But if you don't mind 5 miles of rough road and... More

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Vicenza, Italy
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81 reviews 81 reviews
27 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

The view is breath-taking; and it doesn't take very long to stop by and see this. My kids loved it; they thought it was awesome. We were there July 2013, but I saw this many times as a child.

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Dallas, Texas
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70 reviews 70 reviews
19 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

It's a tough road to get to Muley Point on a Harley dresser. But we did it. Found that 20 mph was smoother than 5 mph. Still, you'll take a beating. The view from Muley is what you'd expect. Very picturesque. If you like photography, you'll enjoy the visit. Muley point is about 1,100 ft off the valley floor; and... More

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Doable but slightly risky in a normal (non-SUV) car. basically you're driving down the middle of the road on bedrock, and would need to put 2 wheels into sand on either side if something comes the other way (we were lucky, nothing did). Basically, you can get very similar views from the top of the Moki Dugway and Goosenecks State... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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126 reviews 126 reviews
51 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Muley Point is accessed via a turn off from the US-261 at the top of Moki Dugway. The road to Muley Point is about 3 miles and is unpaved - it really is very bumpy and you can't go more than 5 mph, that's the reason why I only gave it 4 rating as really if the road was paved... More

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Mankato, Minnesota
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79 reviews 79 reviews
20 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Pictures nor words can describe the Moki dugway and muley point. The view was marvelous. Three miles of switchbacks on gravel road was a rush and one of the highlights of our trip. Not for the faint of heart or fear of heights.

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Montrose, Colorado
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41 reviews 41 reviews
8 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Access is by way of a not well marked slightly rough dirt road off of UT 261 near Moki Dugway. Well worth the drive. Great views in almost all directions, especially early & on clear days.

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Mississauga, Canada
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52 reviews 52 reviews
20 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

I have now visited Muley Point Overlook two years in a row both in the month of May. It's stop of Cedar Mesa and im the view is breathtaking. You can see forever and in that forever view are canyons and ridges , valley of the Gods, Monument Valley and Navajo mountain. If you go late afternoon towards sunset, the... More

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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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89 reviews 89 reviews
17 attraction reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

An unmarked dirt road at the top of the Moki Dugway takes you to a spectacular view over the goosenecks of the San Juan River with Monument Valley in the distance. There were 4 other vehicles when we went there on a Tuesday in late April. See it before some clowns start charging admission and putting up guard rails.

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Lafayette, Colorado
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39 reviews 39 reviews
8 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Wow what a pretty view. Overlooking the canyon below and off into the distance Monument Valley. So worth the short drive off the main highway.

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