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Tower of Babel

Arches National Park, UT
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Truly impressive

People come from all over the world, and speak many languages to see the Tower of Babel. And this... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Long Valley, New Jersey
view from car or viewpoint

you can view the towers of babel from the viewpoint or just drive by them on your way to balance... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Arches National Park, UT

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

People come from all over the world, and speak many languages to see the Tower of Babel. And this tower, truly almost reaches heaven. It is very impressive. Located on the Arches Park Road about 5 miles from the Entrance and just after Park Avenue,...More

Thank OziDiver
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

you can view the towers of babel from the viewpoint or just drive by them on your way to balance rock.

Thank helpinghands001
Reviewed 25 November 2016

There're not a lot of specifics I can offer here, other than the Arches is packed with amazing bit of scenery like Babel, courtesy of millions of years of nature. See it!

Thank hfulghum
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Tower of Babel is a large rock formation located along Arches Scenic drive about 4.5 miles from the park entrance. It's plainly visible from a car, but there is a parking area nearby with educational signage if you want a better look. Other interesting formations...More

2  Thank CrankingChick
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Really easy to see from the road and worth getting out of the car to marvel at. The different layers of rock are really clear and it's just fabulous to marvel at the way erosion has shaped this place.

Thank Trekbud
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Think of a tower reaching almost to the sky when looking at this formation. The vertical, pillar-like striations make this look like columns on some ancient Greek temple (or biblical, in this case). It lies roughly between the 3 gossips formation and Courthouse formation. It...More

Thank on_the_go_98765
Reviewed 29 September 2016

This formation is easily seen along with the Three a Gossips and the Courthouse. There is a viewing area to see them. Take time to stop!

Thank Cherie P
Reviewed 13 July 2016

This monument is visible upon first entry to the Arches National Park. Across from it is the Three Gossips and adjacent in foreground is Courthouse. Road descends so you are among the giant rock formations at the base looking up and then on to the...More

Thank Pamela W
Reviewed 21 December 2015

The arches park is very cool. You will need at least a day. For hiking get there at sunrise and with lots of water. We started withthe longest hike that was farthest from the entrance and worked our way out. This beat the heat and...More

1  Thank BCsaralou
Reviewed 16 December 2015

One of many along the road in Arches National Park. Driving gives you one perspective, but if you have time - hike next to these giants.

Thank MariannaCND
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