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Address: Moab, UT
Activities: Rock climbing, Camping, Mountain biking
Description: This valley has some of the most famous and best views in Utah.

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Perfect biking from Moab to Castle Valley

The trail along the river through the canyon was a perfect biking trail from Moab. Lots of families with little ones too biking on it.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
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Colorado City, Colorado
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Colorado City, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

The trail along the river through the canyon was a perfect biking trail from Moab. Lots of families with little ones too biking on it.

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Denver
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74 reviews 74 reviews
55 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

We woke up early and hiked to the top so we could catch the sunrise over the valley. It was cold, slippery but worth every bit of it. I now know what it is like to truly stand in awe.

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Great Falls, Montana
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Fantastic colors, formations, views and inspiration for paints, imagination, and word to paper. I was transposed back in time in pondering the magnitude of the beauty that surrounded us. I wish I were an able bodied person as I would have loved to have ventured further.

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Sahuarita, Arizona
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44 reviews 44 reviews
33 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Especially in the fall color season - head up the La Sal mountain loop road from Moab and descend into Castle Valley. From high above the valley in the late afternoon you can see Arches, you can see the red rock and the trees. A stellar view.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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48 reviews 48 reviews
15 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

I visited this road during December. Another beautiful drive and fabulous for photographs. Another of dramatically different Vistas all close to each other.

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Fort Worth, TX
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37 reviews 37 reviews
23 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

An unmarked turn off leads you you through the spectacular castle valley into the Manti-La Sal National Forest. Not to be missed vistas and gently returned to the.hamlet of Moab. Beautiful vistas of the valleys, unexpected lakes

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California
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192 reviews 192 reviews
67 attraction reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

We began by biking along the Colorado River on a wonderful paved path with towering cliffs above us. Since the bike path doesn't go all the way to Castle Valley we returned to our car and took the drive. If we had time we would have taken the loop that would have brought us back into Moab.

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Evergreen, Colorado
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82 reviews 82 reviews
20 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

This made for an interesting side trip on our way to Moab. This is a beautiful valley with rock formations that you've probably seen in western movies. The area is secluded but has quite a few homes but no businesses or places to stop and eat.

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Santa Clara, California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Castle rock is certainly worth a look but that is about it for Castle Valley. If you are going to Fisher Towers or the La Sals anyway it is worth the trip.

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Bheide
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50 reviews 50 reviews
6 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

There are only very few Valleys in the world showing such a nice little own world. It's really beautiful, would like to stay there some days longer!

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