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This was my first visit to Canyonlands and I loved it. The weather in April was mild and windy and I'm glad I had dressed in layers that day.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank jmkingsgate
Reviewed 2 days ago

We went to Moab specifically to go to Arches and Canyonlands is a fantastic national park nearby completely worth visiting! Great trails, phenomenal sights... Helpful rangers at the visitors center! Be sure this is on your itinerary when you are in Moab! I wished we...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank bas0921
Reviewed 2 days ago

Islands in the Sky district is the most accessible, the primary attraction there is amazing views across the Colorado Plateau. Needles district has some amazing hikes but you generally have to work a bit harder to get there at Needles. Both are worth the time.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank dbaaronson
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is another treasure of a national park. The views are expansive and fabulous. Everything about this park is equally as beautiful as its more famous neighbor. Don't miss this.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank FlossEm77
Reviewed 1 week ago

On paper this doesn't look like such a big park but it will take all day to see it right. For us that meant driving, sightseeing, hiking, taking pictures. We saw a recommendation in one of the tourist magazines for an iOS app called GyPSy...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Rocks_road
Reviewed 1 week ago

I did not know what to expect but for me Canyonlands was amongst the most spectacular places we visited in Arizona/Utah. Particularly beautiful were the snow covered mountains in the back - with the red rock formations and canyons in the front. Lovely. we paid...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This could be the land of the Titanomachy, the war of the Titans, their bodies turned into stone and crushed by time and the elements. Or maybe the graveyard of long forgotten spaceships lying aligned and covered in dust.... or whatever your imagination will make...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ulpio
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed there one week camping and hiking all 3 different parts: Needles, Island of the Sky and Horseshoe Canyon Many miles of hiking and sightseeing

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Bozenaclay
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the Grand View that rules them all which is a nice 2 mile walk around the canyon rim with a 6 year old who enjoyed it. We also did the Mesa arch which is a nice stroll. We spent a couple hours driving...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank HKT75
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hiked in Island in the Sky and Needles. Both are amazing. We also did the 4X4 drive on Potash road. It is a different view of the Canyon. Bottom up.The canyon has so many view points and trails so there is one for every age...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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chearish
February 28, 2019|
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Response from chearish |
Am trying to book through Hotelscom... was quoted $650 for 3 nights in April (Ouch!).... will definitely check out Blanding hotels for plan B. Thanks for the tour recommendation too!
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Basmati P
May 31, 2018|
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Response from iluvta2 | Reviewed this property |
No tour needed. Drive your car yourself to all the lookouts.
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Etonian30
January 23, 2018|
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Response from czmaster | Reviewed this property |
Most RVs are OK as long as they stay on the paved roads. The park is divided into 4 sections. The only ones I would try to access are Island in the Sky and Needles. I pulled a small trailer into Needles, no problem. While... More
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