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Parowan Gap Petroglyphs

#1 of 6 things to do in Parowan Features Animals
Parowan Gap Road, Off of I-15, Parowan, UT
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Enjoyed seeing the dinosaur prints, birds and native american art work

Traveled north from St. George to visit the dinosaur footprints. Saw peregrine falcons soaring... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
nycebh
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New York City, New York
Cool place with historic significance

This is a nice little quick stop that can be done in 30 minutes. There is a small parking lot with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David M
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“rock art” (8 reviews)
“both sides” (7 reviews)
“cedar city” (15 reviews)
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Parowan Gap Road, Off of I-15, Parowan, UT
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Traveled north from St. George to visit the dinosaur footprints. Saw peregrine falcons soaring through the wind at the gap. Wind was quite high coming through the gap. Enjoyed seeing the native American artwork in the varnish on both sides of the road. Later saw...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice little quick stop that can be done in 30 minutes. There is a small parking lot with a view little information boards explaining the area. It only takes about 10 minutes to walk the trail near the road. You can spend...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent three weeks travelling around Utah looking at pictographs/petroglyphs, ruins, dino tracks, and the great scenery. This site was exceptional in terms of petroglyphs. Highly recommended!!

Thank Jann01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were given a phamplet at the visitor center. We drove the ten scenic miles to the Petroglyphs It was a very easy walk to see them. The area was very well maintained and informative with signs explaining the petroglyphs.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Remote but with a car about half an hour from Cedar City. The information is helpfull. You can walk the path and see the petroglyphs. When want to fotograph them a standard camera is good enough, for some petroglyphs a zoom lens is better.

Thank Hans V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

With no fuss, Utah has opened up art that has both scientific and religious significance. The signs at the site are so well done that you don't miss the absence of brochures or guides. This wind gap seems like a magical place, even with light...More

Thank Tom L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really enjoyed this spot. Well worth the drive. We live in Michigan, so nothing like this by us. Husband took tons of pictures on both sides of the road. Excellent if you are interested in Native American history and well worth it even if you...More

Thank Pam S
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Being a big fan of any ruin or petroglyph or rock art, we took trip out of Parowan, made quite a few wrong turns and had to finally ask people where we on the right road. I would suggest taking route 130, as it is...More

2  Thank SantaFeDiva
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The rock art at Parowan gap is amazing and worth the short trip off the highway. All panels are easily accessed on easy flat paths. This is a desert so be sure to bring water.

Thank Bryan M
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

This is a pretty big set of petroglyphs I must say it was awesome to look at it. I do wish you could get closer to them, but of course then they probably would be ruined. Directly off the road no hike, if you have...More

Thank VonBlanco
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