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beautiful arch off Cottonwood Canyon road

This arch is located a short way off of the main Cottonwood Canyon road. You can drive to a small... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2018
roam-ID
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Moscow, ID
Off the beaten path

But well worth the visit. Around ten miles in Cottonwood Canyon raod which is a great drive. The... read more

Reviewed February 6, 2018
Spuddler
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Charlottetown, Canada
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Reviewed July 23, 2018

This is a cool arch to view, but it is quite a drive down rough roads that don't offer great scenary. There is a trail to hike ot the base of the arch, but we were there in late summer and it was just too...More

Thank RONALD D
Reviewed March 3, 2018

This arch is located a short way off of the main Cottonwood Canyon road. You can drive to a small picnic area. The arch is visible from the picnic area, but it is definitely worth walking a few hundred yards along a paved trail to...More

Thank roam-ID
Reviewed February 6, 2018

But well worth the visit. Around ten miles in Cottonwood Canyon raod which is a great drive. The all of sudden the arch is there. Great place to have a wander around and your lunch at the picnic facilities which include restrooms.

Thank Spuddler
Reviewed August 24, 2017

The dirt road out and back was rough for our rental car but we made it without getting stuck. It was a long drive but it was a fun adventure that we all enjoyed. Hardly anyone was out there so we enjoyed the silence and...More

1  Thank Nancy K
Reviewed May 27, 2017

From Cannonville travel on a paved road towards Kodachrome Basin State Park. Continue on the unpaved Cottonwood Canyon Road approximately 9 - 10 miles and take a left at the sign for Grosvenor Arch. If you are traveling from UT Hwy 89 and turn on...More

1  Thank maloney1969
Reviewed May 8, 2017

Smack in the middle of nowhere is a grand arch with a picnic area, restrooms and an ADA compliant concrete sidewalk leading to the best viewpoint. Actually it is 11 miles south of Kodachrome State Park on Cottonwood Canyon Road. Cottonwood Canyon Road (#400) is...More

Thank Davis K
Reviewed May 6, 2017

From the parking space, the walk way is mostly paved. This is one of the most easiest hike you will encounter out the west. There is a dry toilet.

Thank Robert H
Reviewed April 17, 2017

3min of Cottonwood Rd in rural Utah. Worthwhile the xtra mile. No pewrmit required, few people and loads of nature. Nice picnic spot with restroom. walk 1000ft on paved walkway to get to the photospot.

Thank ERIK S
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

Stopped here on our drive down Cottonwood Canyon Road. Had the place to ourselves for a bit. The arch is spectacular - make sure to walk all the way up to stand under it.

Thank SDHS1990
Reviewed February 2, 2017

I short distance from Kodachrome State Park which is a stones throw from Bryce Nat'l, Grosvenor Arch is a fun drive on dirt roads to arrive and stay for a while. When in the neighborhood, it's worth the time to go see.

Thank Mike M
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