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Colorado Riverway Recreation Area

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Address: Route 128, Moab, UT
Phone Number: 8006356622
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The Road to Travel Between 1-70 and Moab

The manager of the Inca Hotel advised us to return to Denver via this route. We greatly appreciated the advice. What a spectacular drive with plenty of places to stop. It only... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Renee F
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Denver, Colorado
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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The manager of the Inca Hotel advised us to return to Denver via this route. We greatly appreciated the advice. What a spectacular drive with plenty of places to stop. It only added about 20 minutes to our return home trip. It was a spectacular way to finish our stay in Moab! We wished we had time to visit the... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a relatively slow way into Moab but by far the most scenic! If you stop at several points, this route may add time but is definitely worth it! We started at "Dewey Bridge" and followed the highway into Moab. Along the way, you will see the famous "Fisher Towers" and other sights along the Colorado River without being... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A pleasant drive along the south bank of the Colorado River. Very scenic with many places to stop for a picnic or a swim. Various water sport are available in this area. A great thing to do while in the Moab area

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Hilltop Lakes, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove the entire route from Moab to I-70, it is a very scenic drive along the Colorado river with several campgrounds and picnic areas, near the end of the drive is an old bridge which has been abandoned, and apparently burned down in the recent past.

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Chandler, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a drive about 15 miles up from Hwy 191, just to see the scenery, on a sunny afternoon. The road is pretty good, the river was high and muddy from recent rain. Enloyed seeing kayakers. A pleasant drive.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The drive on Hwy 128 is a must do either coming into or leaving Moab. Beautiful sites provide great pictures and a chance to get to the river.

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Whittier, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While in Moab we rented bikes, we parked at Colorado Receration Area to start our bike trail along highway 191 over Arches and beyond. Very scenic and beautiful. Highly recommend a visit to this park...its beautiful.

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Durham, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Fair warning. Literally 3 hours for a restroom from here in our way to Colorado. Perhaps the 1/2 dozen cars randomly stopped on the side of the road should have clued us in 😳 This stop is cool, though. And the drive is along the Colorado is beautiful.

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Aviston, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

Driving this scenic route 128 is a must if you are in this area. The drive is breathtaking with the mountains and the Colorado River. I would rank this drive right up there with Arches National Park.

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Safford, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016

We could not believe that we had never been here after all the times we had been to Arches National Park. This really is a must see. If you are planning to go to Arches, you want to come here!

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