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Natural Bridges National Monument

Box 1, Blanding, UT 84511-0001
+1 435-692-1234 ext. 16
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Giant stone bridges

There are a lot of stone bridges in Utah and Arizona - but here is outstanding place! The stone... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Alexander N
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Tel Aviv, Israel
Nice Easy Drive and Beautiful 'Bridges'

This is a beautiful national monument and a nice easy drive with many pull offs and places to hike... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
BrendaNaples
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Naples, Florida
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The natural bridges in this remote area are best visited on a nine-mile, one-way loop road.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Box 1, Blanding, UT 84511-0001
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+1 435-692-1234 ext. 16
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Reviewed 4 days ago

There are a lot of stone bridges in Utah and Arizona - but here is outstanding place! The stone bridges at National Monument are really giants! This is grandiose views as from road side view points as from under the bridges. Some of them could...More

Thank Alexander N
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a beautiful national monument and a nice easy drive with many pull offs and places to hike. There are three natural bridges in the park and they are truly natural wonders. You can hike down in the canyon and look up at the...More

Thank BrendaNaples
Reviewed 6 days ago

Natural Bridges National Monument ($10 per vehicle) is a great stop to make on the U.S. Route 95 Scenic Drive to see three impressive natural bridge land formations. The park is 35 miles west of Blanding and is open 24 hours a day. Note: There...More

Thank BradJill
Reviewed 1 week ago

Before starting on the drive through this astounding monument, stop at the Visitor's Center first; it's worth the while to better understand what you will be seeing. Going along the Bridge View Drive, we were impressed with the stunning overlooks and the three natural bridges....More

Thank Marmoore66
Reviewed 1 week ago

We hiked down to the bottom of all three natural bridges. If you have time for only one hike, do Owachono. It's about 30 minutes round trip and the view from under the bridge is fascinating. If you can spare another hour for a hike...More

Thank nicksim
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can hike to bridges or take a car tour that takes you to viewing overlooks. Not much camping but we camped outside the park on an old landing strip. It has about 3 areas to back in among the vegetation. Very cool. This NM...More

Thank ImOnThePath
Reviewed 1 week ago

After the hustle and bustle of Arches and Bryce Canyon this and not so far away Canyonlands are much quieter. We only had time to do the 'scenic drive' which involves parking and three short walks along very well paved paths to view each of...More

Thank MandM29
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great National Monument that has great places to see the natural bridges from along the road. For more adventure you can take several hikes down into the canyon and under the bridges.

Thank fuz13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After we left Mexican Hat, we drove back towards Blanding on Highway 191, then we went west on Highway 95 to get to Natural Bridges National Monument. There were two main reasons I wanted to visit here: #1 was to see the natural bridges and...More

1  Thank LelandSisk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cannot believe that I lived in Utah so long without visiting this place! We went when the streams were dry and it was beautiful! Cannot wait to get back to see what NBNM looks like with foliage and water@

Thank dianaelms
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anita l
we have a partially disabled son. do all the bridges require ladders and climbing?
27 May 2017|
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Response from Yellow V | Reviewed this property |
I know that disabilities come in many different kinds, but I think all the overlooks at Natural Bridges are fully accessible. Getting to the bridges themselves is a bit harder, but the Owachomo bridge trail is the shortest... More
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jcocod
We're heading out on a road trip to CO and UT and will already be hitting up Arches National Park. Is it worth adding another day to our trip and another 5+ hours of driving to hit up National Bridges as well?
14 May 2017|
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Response from RandV V | Reviewed this property |
I'd say yes for the same reason another answerer said no. The arch and bridge formations are not totally dissimilar, but your experience at the two parks is likely to be very different. We went to both in early April a day... More
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60795Traveler
How much time should we plan on spending at Natural Bridges-we'll be doing the drive, and maybe a short hike. Thanks!
28 March 2017|
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Response from likeparty | Reviewed this property |
An hour for "lookie Lou"...drive and walk to overlooks. You can spend a whole day doing the bottom walk...highly recommended but definitely not for the unprepared or infirm. Keep in mind this is very remote...little... More
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