From world-class mountain biking and scenic hikes to whitewater rafting on the Colorado River and rock climbing massive desert towers – Moab, Utah is a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts.
Moab’s special combination of awe-inspiring redrock landscape, two jaw-dropping gorgeous national parks within a 45-minutes drive, and the cool flowing waters of both the Colorado and Green Rivers make it an unbelievably diverse place to visit. Photograph incredible panoramas at Canyonlands National Park, hike to breathtaking freestanding arches at Arches National Park, and then cool off on a daytrip down the Colorado River before returning to town to sample some of the best regional cuisine in the West.
In this guide you will find the ins and outs of both Arches and Canyonlands National Park including hiking trails, scenic viewpoints, and visitor center information as well as where to dine, shop, hike, and mountain bike outside the parks. All entries are categorized by region like “Dead Horse Point”, “Canyonlands” or “Colorado River” and are searchable with tags like “Family Friendly”, “Must-See” and “Free Wi-Fi.”
★ About the Author ★
Amiee Maxwell was so captivated by the unbelievably shocking beauty of the red rock desert during a post-college roadtrip that she was inspired to make Utah her new home. When she is not out exploring her favorite backcountry trails in the Needles district of Canyonlands National Park, she is home in Salt Lake City where she writes about her amazing adopted state and the endless recreation opportunities therein for several print and online publications.
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