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Green River Overlook

Canyonlands National Park, UT 84532
+1 435-719-2313
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Just beautiful!

The Green River Overlook is an awesome spot to catch a sunset. The sun setting on the rock is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Another fantastic picture you are lost for words with this beautiful view just so vast with the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Canyonlands National Park, UT 84532
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Green River Overlook is an awesome spot to catch a sunset. The sun setting on the rock is breathtakingly beautiful!

Thank cindyhighland
Reviewed 5 days ago

Another fantastic picture you are lost for words with this beautiful view just so vast with the river a long way down

Thank Felixstowe2016
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is in the Islands in the Sky section of Canyonlands National Park. It is located just after the road junction on the way to Upheaval Dome. There is a car park here and it is a short walk to the view point. Truly one...More

Thank OziDiver
Reviewed April 12, 2017

This is one of the viewpoints in the Island in the Sky section of Canyonlands National Park offering outstanding landscape scenery and views. The Green River Viewpoint is found shortly after the turnoff towards the Upheaval Dome. There is a small parking section for a...More

Thank BradJill
Reviewed April 8, 2017

It is easy to miss Green River Overlook. Canyonlands has so many incredible overlooks that a visitor might consider skipping Green River and going right on to the larger, more prominent Grand Point, but that would mean missing the most incredible view that Canyonlands has...More

Thank Lasirena37
Reviewed March 20, 2017

the picturesque view of the river snaking around the canyon is right out of a movie and should be a must see

Thank rmbj
Reviewed February 10, 2017

At Green River Overlook, you will be able to see both Green and Colorado Rivers and the canyons which stretch one after another unending into the horizon. Views from Green River Overlook reach from the depths of the Green and Colorado rivers to the mountaintops...More

Thank IheartZephyr
Reviewed January 18, 2017

Green River is one of the most dramatic viewpoints in the Island in the Sky district of Canyonlands National Park. This district is located about 30 miles west of Moab, UT via US191 and UT313. Admission to the park is $25/car (good 7 days) or...More

Thank CrankingChick
Reviewed December 19, 2016

We sat and looked out for ages over this amazing vista.The whole area is magical and a wonder of nature. Great time to visit as although very cold the sky was clear blue and the sun was shining through. The park is also very quiet...More

Thank alexanderSpain
Reviewed December 7, 2016

This is perhaps the easiest opportunity to enjoy the vistas offered in the Island In The Sky section of Canyonlands. While we prefer the opportunity to hike in the national parks, those who may be more limited or are dealing with high summer temperatures may...More

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