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Address: Canyonlands National Park, UT
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This area of Canyonlands has a few hiking trails and views of beautiful...

This area of Canyonlands has a few hiking trails and views of beautiful canyons.

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Campground is tiny but deserted in February

Viewpoint within walking distance of campground is breath-taking. It was WINDY!!! I was very glad to be in a camper van and not a tent as the van was rocking all night. We woke in... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Etters, Pennsylvania

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Etters, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Viewpoint within walking distance of campground is breath-taking. It was WINDY!!! I was very glad to be in a camper van and not a tent as the van was rocking all night. We woke in the morning to a dusting of snow that made everything seem magical, and quickly melted away as the sun rose in the sky.

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Livermore, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Directly across from the Visitor Center is a trail to overlook the Island in the Sky area. A great introduction to the qualities that define Canyonlands and make it so unique from the other parks in Utah.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is incredible! The utter beauty and scope of nature is awesome. One could travel for days in Canyonlands or spend a long afternoon visiting Island in the Sky. A national treasure, for sure.

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Fresno, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

Canyonlands National Park is divided into several different unconnected regions: Island in the Sky on the north, the Maze on the west, and the Needles on the east. They share a common primitive spirit and Wild West atmosphere until today. Canyonlands remains largely untrammeled as its roads mostly unpaved, trails primitive, and rivers free-flowing. Of all its different regions, Island... More 

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McLean, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017

Awesome awesome view..Thanks to Mother Nature for this beautiful place. We loved it so much. Might try to drive the white gravel road sometime in future hopefully.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Seems wrong you just walk across the street from the visitors center to see this--you should have to work harder. This and mesa arch are the two things you can't miss here. The pictures people loaded are accurate but you can't capture the panoramic to do it justice.

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Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Canyonlands National Park is divided into separate districts. Island in the Sky is the northern district, located 30 miles west of Moab, UT via US191 and UT313 (40 miles southwest of I-70 exit 182). Admission is $25/car (good 7 days) or NPS passes are accepted. The 25-mile paved scenic access road goes out on top of a 1000' high mesa... More 

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Cedar City, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Canyonlands National Park is divided into 3 sections. Island in the Sky is one of the sections. I think this is the commonly visited section of Canyonlands. This is the only section of the park I have been to and it is amazing. We visited Mesa Arch, Upheaval Dome, and False Keva.

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spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Very quiet and although cold the sun was up and the sky blue and the view just went on and on. Very good time to visit as their are few visitors and any hikes out are comfortable due to the low temperatures. The whole park is a wonder of nature and this is our second time visiting .

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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Canyonlands National Parks is divided into three main areas with the northern section known as Island in the Sky. It is probably the most frequently and easily visited section of the park. All the main sites are easily accessible as you are situated on the high ground above the rivers and canyons below. The main sites are Mesa Arch (not... More 

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