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Address: Escalante, UT

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Better road then expected

We had no problem traveling this road with a 4 wheel drive SUV- the spur road is much more rugged but we made it.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Providence Ri
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Providence Ri
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had no problem traveling this road with a 4 wheel drive SUV- the spur road is much more rugged but we made it.

Thank kteich
Montreal, Canada
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150 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to hole in the rock road in our little car (toyota echo) and turned around after the peekaboo parking lot. Beautiful scenery. Would recommand if in a awd.

Thank Josianne D
Alexandria, Kentucky
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took this road to the Dry Gulch turnoff for the slot canyons. This area is ran by the BLM, and is not highly advertised. The road in is 26 miles each way, and the last mile is pretty rough unless you have 4x4. To access the slot canyons, you hike down about 1.5 miles, and enter the slots. The... More 

Thank 20John20
Gulfport, Mississippi
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311 reviews
124 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We turned back after 20 miles of the washboard road - just bouncing our truck to pieces. Would have loved to see the rest of the sights down the road, but not worth risking damage.

1 Thank Tom B
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

Unpaved road that starts of SR-12 right outside Escalante. We rented a midsize sedan so we were cautious and driving slow. If you have a high-clearance vehicle, it is an easy drive.

1 Thank Jie Z
Raleigh, North Carolina
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53 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Take a day to travel and take your time to explore this road and all the hidden gems on the side roads. Be sure to go to the Visitor Center and get a map and directions first or you will get lost. There are dinosaur tracks, natural bridges, washes and slot canyons every where to explore! Be sure to take... More 

1 Thank BD103
Santa Cruz, California
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58 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

Took Tank our Jeep Wrangler out to view Devil's Garden and the Dinosaur track site about 13 miles down this road. Most if the time 2 wheel drive, but some long mud areas from afternoon T storms. Bunny, wash board in areas but most of the time have road to yourself. Will be heading out on it tomorrow for 26... More 

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Springville, Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

Our side-by-side 4 wheeler group took the horrible road that ended in an awe-inspiring remembrance of an incredible journey. Dance-hall rock acoustics are interesting, the monument to the boy scouts who died in an accident on the road, and few and far between interesting rock formations made the trip bearable. I tried to see myself traveling in a wagon with... More 

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Usa, Japan
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120 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

There is a LOT of stuff down this road you MUST see- Devils garden, the slot canyons! But BE CAREFUL! We blew a tire and had to limp all the way to Cedar City on a donut to get it replaced. There were at least 3 other people we saw that blew a tire that day.... But the sites on... More 

1 Thank dave k
Idaho Falls, Idaho
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55 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016

We had so hoped to reach the end of the road to see the hole in the rock. However, we were in a rental 4wd with fairly low clearance and just nervous enough to stop at the Boy Scout monument, about 10 miles from the end. We stopped several times to see the sights and enjoyed the drive. Be sure... More 

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