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Address: Canyonlands National Park, UT
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Visit this mesa at sunrise for the best scencic views.

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BEAUTIFUL ARCH AND GREAT GENERAL OVERVIEW

Easy to access, walk to see this big, colourful and pretty arch; and look through it, to contemplate the big lanscape below. Stay and relax there for a while. Then, walk arond... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Carlos T
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Madrid, Spain

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Madrid, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Easy to access, walk to see this big, colourful and pretty arch; and look through it, to contemplate the big lanscape below. Stay and relax there for a while. Then, walk arond, for different views of the area.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Loved the walk and the view. Stunning. A bit scary due to the high drop off on the other side. Research other people's photos for ideas of new, innovative angles and create your own. Sunrise and sunset are the best times and everybody knows that so expect crowds.

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Parnu, Estonia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This was the highlight of our trip to the Canyonlands. Beautiful arch with an incredible view. It can be dangerous if you go too close to the cliff where the arch is located. Be respectful to yourself and the beautiful nature and please do not climb on the arch or do smt stupid like swing there. A person died there... More 

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Cary, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful loved the arches . Go during the morning as it gets hot in july. Lots of walking . The park is just amazing to look at. . The formations are incredible

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Draper, Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We missed seeing Mesa Arch at sunrise--bummer. It is still worth seeing during the heat of the day though.

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Lakeville, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We missed the sunrise photos but still managed to get some nice shots in the morning. The Arch does glow nicely on the underside of the arch. The hike is less than a mile round trip and is easy to navigate. Expect people to mill around taking pictures. The park is nice but after visiting it and Arches NP, we... More 

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Long Beach, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The parking area for this arch was rather crowded, and it may not be possible to find a spot on the busiest days at the busiest times. We snagged a parking space as someone else was leaving, and as we left, someone took our spot immediately. The arch is a short 0.3 mile hike from the parking area. There are... More 

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San Carlos, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Are you thinking if photographing the Mesa Arch at Sunrise. Here are some hints. The trip from Moab takes a little over and hour. Plan to reach the parking area about 30 minutes before sunrise. There is a 5 to 10 minute walk to the arch. You should be one of the first people there. Stake out your photo location,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty to see. To crowded to appreciate. Be prepared to arrive at least 30 minutes before sunrise to claim a vantage point to take unobstructed pictures.

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Thank Jonathn6
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a quick hike to a view and a spot at which you will want to spend hours. Go early (before 8am) and bring a camera, tripod and some water.

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