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Dead Horse Point State Park
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Owner description: From the prominence of Dead Horse Point, 2,000 feet above a gooseneck in the Colorado River, an ever changing landscape unfurls. Immense vertical cliffs meet with canyons carved by ice, water and wind creating a visual masterpiece. Plants and animals surviving on the edge of existence face many challenges of extreme conditions within this high desert environment. Stories of ancient hunters, resting along the cliff tops while knapping chert in preparation for the next hunt, and cowboys of the late 1800's, chasing wild mustangs onto Dead Horse Point, using the narrow neck to block off the natural corral . What story will you discover on your visit to Dead Horse Point State Park?
Reviewed August 5, 2014

This is a place you have to see before you die. I took hundreds of photos and not one did this place justice
I will defiantly go back

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Reviewed August 5, 2014

The sunsets from Dead Horse Point are fantastic - its a great place for majestic photos. The campground is really nice, too - running water in the bathrooms, pretty good privacy, nice sunshade. It's generally cooler than Moab, too, which was nice in July.

The bike trails and hiking trails aren't really that interesting, though. OK, but not great.

Its a good place to stay when visiting the Islands in the Sky section of Canyonlands, but one or two nights is all you should need.

Thank PLCallo
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Reviewed August 5, 2014

This park is owned and operated by Utah, so your national park passes will not work here. But it is still a beautiful park and absolutely worth your time when you are in the area. The canyon overlooks are easily reached by car. The scenery is beautiful and there are plenty of hiking trails for the more adventurous among us. You can visit the visitor center and study the history of the park and how it got its unusual name. My wife said that she thought this was her favorite canyon park.

1  Thank Sid H
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Reviewed August 5, 2014

We like it because it offers non-hikers many great vistas that are breathtaking - well worth the visit.

2  Thank Downeastme
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Reviewed August 5, 2014

Worth the trip if you are in the Moab area but suggest to prioritize on other National Parks unless you have never been to the Grand Canyon. It may be more interesting if you take a river boat ride to see the river from below first.

Also for the trivia buffs there have been some movies filmed here.

1  Thank Illinois-Yokohama
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