Moab, Utah, is famous for its outdoor activities and its stunning location. That said, there are some great views to be found in and around town. Here’s a round up of the best views in Moab. Enjoy!
This fun hike offers a view of the entire Moab Valley. Not as well-known as some hikes, you’re likely to enjoy a little more solitude on this one.
A sort of locals’ secret just south of Moab, this playground has a plethora of hikes, bike trails, and natural arches. Absolutely gorgeous.
A popular, really big arch just northwest of town. Fairly easy hike.
photo: Dan Bock/Flickr
This restaurant high on a hill commands sweeping vistas and fancy food. When so-called “Uranium King” Charlie Steen built his monument to himself, he demanded the best view in town to show how far he’d come. Today, you can savor the view along with your food in Charlie’s one-time home.
Not precisely in Moab, but near enough to count. Missing this view if you’re in the area would be a serious bummer. This video of Grand View Point gives you an in-depth idea of the scenery.
Another famous view near Moab, this one is called one of the most photographed spots in the world. Visit it and discover why.
Delicate Arch is arguably the most famous natural arch in the world. Take this short viewpoint hike, just outside Moab, to see what the fuss is about.
Devils Garden in Arches National Park
This is a great loop hike that showcases a bunch of really cool arches.