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A surprising find while visiting the desert!

We drove the road on an off day from hiking in the national parks. You go up up up into a forested... read more

Reviewed November 27, 2018
JGPowers
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Dallas, Texas
Great motorcycle ride!

We took the time to do this road from both ends, and we are glad we did. We first travelled the... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2018
PKinNB
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Woodstock, Canada
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Just outside Moab, Utah, through the La Sal Mountains that can be seen from Arches National Park.
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La Sal Mountain Loop Rd, Moab, UT 84532
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Reviewed November 27, 2018

We drove the road on an off day from hiking in the national parks. You go up up up into a forested area. We went back into a hidden lake, where it was green and cool. The whole loop several hours, so budget time accordingly.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank JGPowers
Reviewed November 11, 2018

We took the time to do this road from both ends, and we are glad we did. We first travelled the Loop Road from the intersection of Hwy 128 and the La Sal Loop Road. We were amazed at the excellent state of the road...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank PKinNB
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

We decided to begin our drive on the LaSal Mountain Loop just south of Moab near Ken’s Lake. At first the road was a little rough which surprised us because we had read that it had recently been paved. After driving for several miles we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank angiede54
Reviewed October 29, 2018

Take the time to see this beautiful area. Easy drive through some amazing country. The colors were perfect with the blue sky the day we were there.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank NorCal-traveler08
Reviewed October 20, 2018

Is there really a bad view in southeastern Utah, in the canyons and valleys, from the top of the buttes and mesas and mountains? Is there really enough time available to see everything there is to see in Arches, Canyonlands and Capitol Reef National Parks?...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

If you have time this detour off Rte 191 near Moab is absolutely worth it. We drove in from the South and wound our way through the mountains on a day that had very mixed weather which made for quite an adventure. At times we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank IB E
Reviewed October 14, 2018

We drove up into the mountains from Moab and the views are spectacular. It was fascinating observing the Free Range cattle making there way down the mountain . Also going from the desert to the snow covered area was something to see.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank jvance452018
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Beautiful scenery on this fully paved but winding road. It was well worth the time spent! Do not be overly concerned about the safety of this drive. If you are careful and drive at appropriate speeds, you should be fine. If you are a nervous...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Daniel O
Reviewed September 28, 2018

The trip was a beautiful drive. Although there are some turn out points, don't expect a lot of stopping. There are some trail heads, but we couldn't find information on them ahead of time so didn't know how difficult they were and thus didn't venture...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank lisakC3842AA
Reviewed September 24, 2018

This is an off-the-beaten-path scenic drive, not at all crowded, beautiful scenery. The scenery changes dramatically several times along the route, like going from one world to another. Don't mis it. It takes about 3 hours, with plenty of time for stopping to take photos....More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank TravellerNamedMonika
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Travel_Addict_Cyprus
March 16, 2018|
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Response from dreamcatcher984 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Sorry can't tell you, as we only drive thru. Mapmaterial isn't too good. We even got lost due to various roads not marked on map. And we always orient ourselves by map and don't rely on GPS. Maybe best to check with Moab... More
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genehayes
May 6, 2017|
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I am a little confused about the closure. Obviously during the construction, this is not a loop. I guess it is in an and back out the same way, Where is the best place to enter to get the most out of the available scenic... More
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