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Balanced Rock Trail

Arches Entrance Road, Moab, Arches National Park, UT 84532
+1 435-719-2299
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I have never seen so many interesting rock formations. And such beautiful colors!It was too hot on... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Candy B
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Balanced Rock is an interesting rock formation. Best view is from the beginning of the trail so... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Yair K
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Giv'atayim, Israel
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Arches Entrance Road, Moab, Arches National Park, UT 84532
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I have never seen so many interesting rock formations. And such beautiful colors!It was too hot on our trip. If you go in July, go early.

Thank Candy B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Balanced Rock is an interesting rock formation. Best view is from the beginning of the trail so the trail is not a must, however it's a short one so it's worth seeing the rock from all sides. When we visited there, it was very windy...More

Thank Yair K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our second trip here but still a must stop as we were traveling with our grandson who is a first time visitor. Must do the hand holding the rock shot! He enjoyed climbing the rocks at the base. There were people who climbed up very...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Short walkable trial to view the balanced big rock. What formation of the rock it is. The Very easy nice path to reach out.

Thank laxmikant c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is one of the images of the Park with Delicate and Landscape Arches. A very easy and well laid out footpath goes around the rock, 0.5 mile about 25 mn .We also have beautiful views of the Windows and In the distance The Sal...More

Thank Patrick D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of our first stops in Arches. While the park does have many other balanced rocks, this is by far the largest and most impressive. It looks like its about to tip over at any second, (a little bit scary) and as you walk underneath...More

Thank mrsenser
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Original intent was to photograph at sunset; however the park closes at 7PM this summer about 1.5 hours prior to sunset due to road work being conducted in the park. Vibrant colors still exist even in mid afternoon about 3:30 PM. A worthwhile side trip...More

Thank GaryRW_01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All of Arches National Park is just amazing to see years of geographical history and all these rock formations is such a learning avenue and a wonderful site to see, of course I thought this monument looks like a penis lol...

Thank ashventura
Reviewed June 14, 2017

This was awesome to see! There is a short walk to the balanced rock from the parking lot but you can easily see it from the parking lot. There were many people climbing all around it and the area was very busy so go early...More

Thank Ginas418
Reviewed June 12, 2017

This is a rather easy hike that circles around Balanced Rock and provides various views of it. From one side point, it almost looks like ET's face! It is amazing to see that this very large rock stands balanced on a narrow neck that connects...More

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