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A red rock haven for hiking, biking and lots of beautiful scenery

The Colorado Riverway Recreation Area includes all the public lands nestled along the Colorado... read more

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Taylor B
Chicago, Illinois
Take a raft trip down the Colorado!

We rafted down the Colorado with Cayon Voyages we took the full day float. This was fun and a nice... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Reviewed today

The Colorado Riverway Recreation Area includes all the public lands nestled along the Colorado River and Utah State Route 128 from Dewey Bridge to US Route 191, the area long the river and Utah Route 279 from the Moab Valley to Potash and the area...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 2 days ago

We rafted down the Colorado with Cayon Voyages we took the full day float. This was fun and a nice break from our days hiking. The water was mild and refreshing in June. The tour guide was friendly and fun. We got a chance to...More

Thank ACautiousAdventurer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its not just the river, but the scenic drive, photo stops along the way and the Fisher Towers hiking area out west of Moab. Its also a wonderful way to approach or leave Moab if you are coming from or heading to Grand Junction/Colorado and...More

2  Thank MaryEllenM27
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a pleasant surprise. We took Utah 128 north towards, Castle Canyon, Cisco, I-70 to return to Colorado after visiting Arches National Monument. Great return trip. You follow the Colorado River and it is like driving through the Grand Canyon. The river is dotted with...More

1  Thank BearGuy60
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is way way more scenic than most of the badged “scenic byways”. We had done the rather dismal Flaming Gorge route the day before and there is simply no comparison. From the point the gorge starts to the point you turn onto the main...More

1  Thank RoverP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whether you drive, raft, or camp here, you're in for some amazing views! I saw some camp sites that had the most amazing views!

1  Thank Gary S
Reviewed September 8, 2018

There is only one way to describe the drive out Route 128 from Moab and that's STUNNING. What a beautiful ride, back country highway along the Colorado River and basically no traffic so you get to enjoy the incredible rock formations, etc. There is an...More

1  Thank Jacqueline A
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This is a beautiful drive. Give yourself plenty of time to stop and explore and hike at the different areas along the way.

Thank miss1397
Reviewed August 25, 2018

We decided to drive out of Moab this way. I don't think we saw an entire soul the whole time. It was a beautiful way to leave Moab to head back to Denver, and enjoy more of the surround beauty of the area!

Thank Heather L
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

We were in the Colorado River area a few times on our trip. he scenery here is amazing. Although we didn’t do any rafting, we still did lots of activities. This is truly a gem of the American West

Thank Greg M
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Ashley T
July 24, 2018|
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Response from Joel N | Reviewed this property |
I do not think you should let the kids play in the water. The river appears to me to be too fast and I did not see any calm areas.
March 16, 2018|
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Response from Jim W | Reviewed this property |
The colorado riverway rund east from Moab or you can come from the east off of Interstate 70. You could do the drive as a day trip in about 3 hours from Moab to I-70 and then back to Moab. It is worth the time.
October 1, 2015|
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Response from Joel N | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are many camping areas along the river.