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Moab's Scenic drives

We took all three of the recommended scenic drives around Moab and Rt 128 was the best of all... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2019
Scenic Byway 128 heading toward Moab - a must do

This was our first ever trip to Utah. Driving in from Grand Junction we took the reccs from TA... read more

Reviewed July 13, 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely beautiful alternative route to Moab. I'd give it 5 stars but the road is horrible! I have good tires, but was amazed I didn't have a blowout hitting some of the potholes and construction work. They seem to be working on some of it,...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 13, 2019

We took the long route round to Moab and came down this fabulous road. We started by driving to Cisco to see the abandoned town, though it did look like there were a few folk still there. After a while the road follows the Colorado...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed July 21, 2019

We took all three of the recommended scenic drives around Moab and Rt 128 was the best of all three. If you only have time for one, this is the one. The drive was along the Colorado River and the coloring of the cliffs and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 13, 2019

This was our first ever trip to Utah. Driving in from Grand Junction we took the reccs from TA reviews and tried it out. Wow! Totally worth it.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Jamie C
Reviewed July 11, 2019

I've done this route several times and yet it always surprises me. It is jaw-droppingly beautiful. If you're headed to Moab, don't do the boring highway route. Get off at Cisco and drive 128 along the river. It doesn't had much time at all and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 6, 2019

we go to Moab from Northeast side, so will drive thru' this scenic byway, it's along the Colorado river, I see a number of people cycling here, there is bicycle lane, but not all along t he scenic drive, so for some portions, you need...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 27, 2019

Took this route based on other reviews and no regrets, it's so scenic following the river for much of the way, it also joins the interstate after passing through Cisco so that's another stop for a photo opportunity that I have reviewed separately.

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank TheGuv-and-Bolli
Reviewed May 12, 2019

Don't speed, let others pass and suck in the beauty of this highway from Moab to Cisco prior to getting on I-70 East. Campgrounds all along the Colorado and the Entrada Sandstone walls are just as amazing as in Arches. It's like rafting the Colorado...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Kenneth O
Reviewed April 24, 2019 via mobile

A beautiful, relaxing drive along the upper Colorado river. A few riverside campgrounds followed by a scenic drive with some gravel pullouts. Highly recommended. Take your time. There is one guest ranch along the way but no other services.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 17, 2019

So many of the reviewers talk about taking this route between Moab and Colorado, but we drove down from Salt Lake City. My wife and I drove Hwy 128 from Moab to the Dewey Bridge and back on our first full day here. We thought...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Response from Steve_7153 | Reviewed this property |
There are a few along the River - frankly they are helpful when someone is crawling up your tailpipe which is not infrequent