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Canyonlands National Park, UT
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I absolutely love this hike along the canyon edge to the end of the Island in the Sky mesa. It's ~2 miles roundtrip and can easily be done in 1.5 hours, allowing for time to take in the breathtaking scenery and panoramic vistas of this...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Leigh S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't miss this spot in Canyonlands, it's well worth the time to walk about 1 mile each way on the gentle and easy to follow trail all the way to the end. Lots of places to stop along the way and enjoy the views if...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank yosemitepictures
Reviewed January 29, 2019

The hike to the viewpoint is easy and well worth the walk. Views of the Colorado and Green Rivers below make this a must-see in Canyonlands!

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank theokienomads
Reviewed January 4, 2019

Grand view point and trail, are situated in the "Island in the Sky" part of Canyonlands. You can stop at the overlook for fabulous views of the canyons below, or you can take the 2.0 mile RT trail along the rim, for a better experience....More

Date of experience: December 2018
3  Thank Travel_Addict_Cyprus
Reviewed November 18, 2018

Words and photos don’t do this place justice. Breathtakingly beautiful. Mother Nature is pretty amazing. This might be more wonderful than Grand Canyon.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Nicalaine B
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Grand view point is the beginning of a trail along the top of the canyon. It is fairly easy. The views are unbelievable. Forget the Grand Canyon! It is in the Island in the sky section of Canyonlands National Park. It is about 2 miles...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank nicolediane
Reviewed November 6, 2018

It is a long drive to get there so I would recommend staying in Moab and enjoying Arches NP for a longer period of time.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Janice3loves
Reviewed November 5, 2018

This hike is wonderful as it follows the canyon edge so you get fabulous views of the canyon. It's easy and worth your time so make plans to do it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ttiottn1
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

This is one of the most awe inspiring points in Utah! At one point it looks like a gigantic dinosaur foot print. At another it looks like views from an old fashioned Western, and another an endless sea of canyons ! A must do for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Motivator535
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

This hike will give you amazing panoramic views of the canyon. Bring water and snacks. I consider myself to be in fairly good shape but I found this hike to be a bit exhausting at times. The path has a lot of steps and it...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank 448jillh
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February 1, 2019|
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Response from Wayne M | Reviewed this property |
You only need to go to the Overlook. If you want to hike it then that's a bonus.
June 16, 2016|
Response from 27leod | Reviewed this property |
around 6000ft