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  • Canyonlands is all about adventure. Whether taking in a ranger program at the Island in the Sky visitor center or exploring the aptly-named Maze section for several days, this national park is a feast for the senses. See a hawk on the wing high above in the sky. Marvel at the millions of clearly visible stars at night. Peer down into deep, richly-colored canyons from the rims above. Or peer up after you've hiked to the bottom of them. Pull on your hiking boots and hit the trail in this national park that offers amazing exploration!

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    Junior Ranger

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    Let the kids lead the way as they learn about Canyonlands with an activity booklet and exercises to complete... read more

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    Edge of the Cedars State Park Museum

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    660 W 400 N

    Contains the largest collection of Ancestral Puebloan (Anasazi) pottery on display in the Four Corners area... read more

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    Canyonlands National Park

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    Carved by the Colorado River... read more

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    Whale Rock Trail

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    1-mile r/t, easy, steep, great for kids, climb sandstone... read more

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    Grand View Point Trail

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    Easy, flat 2-mile walk to stunning viewpoint. Great for kids... read more

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    The Maze roads

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    Only for experienced drivers. High clearance 4WD vehicles... read more

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    Mesa Arch

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    Early-morning must. Half-mile, easiest in Park, trail guide... read more

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    Big Spring to Squaw Canyon Loop

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    7.5 miles, varied terrain, exposed sections, campsites... read more

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    Lathrop Canyon

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    11 mi, 1600-foot elevation loss, well-marked, steep, rocky... read more

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    Upheaval Dome Overlook Trail

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    1.6 mile r/t, easy hike to fascinating geologic features... read more

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    Carved by the Colorado River... read more

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    Lake Powell

    Highway 276

    Sun. Sand. Red slickrock cliffs. Boats. Fun!...
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    Island In the Sky

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    Stunning mesa, also a main activity area of Canyonlands... read more

    Elephant Canyon / Druid Arch

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    One of the best views of the Needles. 11 miles...
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    Syncline Loop

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    8 miles, circles Upheaval Dome. Best in spring or fall... read more

    Slickrock Trail

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    2.4 miles. Scenic vistas, might spot bighorn sheep... read more

    Pothole Point Trail

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    .6 mile, uneven slickrock surface. See nature's water holes... read more

    Cave Spring Trail

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    A hike for history buffs. Less than a mile, great for kids!... read more

    Chesler Park Loop / Joint Trail

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    11 miles, sandstone spires, fairly level trail. Campsites... read more

    Aztec Butte Trail

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    Steep, short, 2-miles round trip. Ancient ruins, mini-arches... read more
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