Travel Blogs from Canyonlands National Park, United States

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A Day for Hiking the Canyons, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

A Day for Hiking the Canyons

A travel blog entry by sergio_i

Hiking and hydrating. Concluded a day with a nice grilled ribeye and tater ...

Da' zijn lulletjes geen Needles he maat, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

Da' zijn lulletjes geen Needles he maat

A travel blog entry by ahevesi

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Ezek nem is tuk hanem futyik! Pokolian szep napfelkelte,tokeletes nyugi cigi,kave. Nem a futyik iranyaba indulunk hanem Colorado Confluence-hez ahol a  Green River es Colorado osszefolyik.Elvileg jol latszik a ket folyo szinenek kulonbsege ...

Chesler Park Hike, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

Chesler Park Hike

A travel blog entry by bobofinn

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Starting off from the Elephant Hill parking area we made a wonderful 11 mile hike in the Needles District of the Canyonlands National Park in Utah. Initially we had planned on making the Chesler Park Viewpoint our turning point, but a combination of ...

In the Land of Canyons, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

In the Land of Canyons

A travel blog entry by eastcoastrod

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Rising at the crack of dawn, I made my way the next morning to Canyonlands National Park. There are 2 main sections where you can drive to, and I headed first for the Island in the Sky section. It was another gorgeous morning, and my first stop was Mesa ...

The Maze District of Canyonlands National Park, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

The Maze District of Canyonlands National Park

A travel blog entry by wheresgordon

... formation. I took a few pictures and spent a little time there but I didn't wander around much. A lot of the soil in Canyonlands is what is known as cryptobiotic soil, a biological soil crust that is a living groundcover that takes decades to form and ...

Collection of Canyons, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

Collection of Canyons

A travel blog entry by farnie10

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Hi guys, Unfortunately I'm really not getting much time for blog writing, so I thought I would just keep the photos coming instead... If we're all honest, that's the interesting part anyway...right? ;-) Enjoy [3,180 miles on the road]   ...

Day One - Out Toward Utah, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

Day One - Out Toward Utah

A travel blog entry by matthewd

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... and from there 191 North a few miles to the intersection of the 211 west, at which point there is a sign inviting you into Canyonlands National Park, so I decided then and there to take it. I had thought I'd shoot for Moab, UT this first day, but that was ...

Apr 24, 2012, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

Apr 24, 2012

A travel blog entry by leiris

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Confluence Overlook, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

Confluence Overlook

A travel blog entry by 78ers

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... so I'm just going to put them up without a story so that I can (try to!) catch up.  This was another hike in the Needles part of Canyonlands.  You really can't go wrong in the Needles, I don't think we've been disappointed with a hike there ...

Kimerultseg, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

Kimerultseg

A travel blog entry by ahevesi

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5 kor kelek hogy idoben legyunk a napfelkeltehez Mesa Arch-nal. Kave,cigi,gyerek tura cucc elokeszitese ( cumis uvegek,viz,papi), gyerek reggeli, pelenkazas,oltoztetes szendvicsek elkeszitese,viz,pakolas baaaah Mesa Arch-nal tomeg de jo a hangulat, ...

Canyonlands Needle District, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

Canyonlands Needle District

A travel blog entry by techhobo

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On my way back to Texas.. I detoured to the remote Needles District of Canyonlands. It's about 90 miles drive south of Moab. ...

Float Trip, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

Float Trip

A travel blog entry by pjordan

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Canyonlands National Park (Needles District), Canyonlands National Park (Needles), United States travel blog

Canyonlands National Park (Needles District)

A travel blog entry by nicholastjs

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Fact: Hideout Of Butch Cassidy's Wild Bunch Gang, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

Fact: Hideout Of Butch Cassidy's Wild Bunch Gang

A travel blog entry by pjordan

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Canyonland in the rain, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

Canyonland in the rain

A travel blog entry by theheasleys

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... with 21 campsites.  We got to Dead Horse about ten the morning and there were only 2 sites.  There were none at the national park. Canyonland is just one canyon after another.  As far as you can see, and that is a long ways, there are just ...

Canyon Land, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

Canyon Land

A travel blog entry by katrin.renneke

Awesome!! ...

Overhangs and PBJ's, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

Overhangs and PBJ's

A travel blog entry by woollyman

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... "The Sentinel." We packed all of the rappelling/canyoneering gear in the van, slapped together some PBJ's and headed toward Canyonlands near Moab, Utah. The orchards disappeared and we were headed into the red rocks along the Colorado River under the ...

Horseshoe Canyon, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

Horseshoe Canyon

A travel blog entry by crisguidi

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... about 30 feet up the wall...both protecting them from vandal graffiti and indicating the riverbed height several thousand years ago. The Park Service put a tiny fence around these walls to protect them further. The vehicle trek to the trailhead is over ...

Le spectacle grandiose de Canyonlands, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

Le spectacle grandiose de Canyonlands

A travel blog entry by gerard.clement

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Vendredi 17 Juin, Canyonlands National Park Les bonnes habitudes commencent à rentrer, breakfast a 7H, préparation des sandwichs a 7H30, départ a 8H, heureusement Matthieu notre guide va beaucoup mieux. Il fait un temps frisquet et maussade, tout le ...

Lost Canyon, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

Lost Canyon

A travel blog entry by 78ers

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Still trying to catch up.  This was a beautiful hike in the Needles part of Canyonlands.  We definitely recommend the Needles- WAY less crowded than the Island in the Sky part, and SO ...

Tape Gloves and Sneaky Solo Trips, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

Tape Gloves and Sneaky Solo Trips

A travel blog entry by benandlindsey

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... to get sneaky with it and give each other a break from one another by taking a non-permitted solo overnight bivvy into Canyonlands. We parked at Squaw trailhead, jotted our planned itineraries and slotted them, unseen by the other party, in the van in ...

CANYONLANDS, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

CANYONLANDS

A travel blog entry by dee4diesel

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... out of the canyons - it’d sure improve my photos.     Then it was off to Canyonlands, to a section of the park that sits atop a massive 1500ft mesa, literally an Island in the Sky. Towering red sandstone monoliths standing sentinel ...

Canyonlands National Park, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

Canyonlands National Park

A travel blog entry by greg-wendy

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... took off for CanyonlandsCanyonlands is the location where Thelma and Louise's famous launch over the cliff was filmed.  Canyonlands is similar to Bryce Canyon where all views are looking down.  A short hike brought us to Mesa Arch, ...

Island in the Sky, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

Island in the Sky

A travel blog entry by catndeano

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... during our visit, to stop at almost all overlooks and pull outs and we also squeezed in a couple of short walks as well. Canyonland National Park is split into four main sections and we had chosen to visit only one - Islands in the Sky. This was amazing. ...

Horseshoe Canyon Unit of Canyonlands National Park, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

Horseshoe Canyon Unit of Canyonlands National Park

A travel blog entry by wheresgordon

I woke up after spending the night in the BLM campground at the entrance to the Horseshoe Canyon Unit of Canyonlands National Park.  I ate and headed out for a hike before it got too warm.  My destination was the Great Gallery, the best ...

Driving to Canyonlands and Setting Up a Camp, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

Driving to Canyonlands and Setting Up a Camp

A travel blog entry by sergio_i

We just made it to do a short hike, then off to ...

12 Mile Hike to Druid Arch, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

12 Mile Hike to Druid Arch

A travel blog entry by traciehowe

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I was really excited to see Canyonlands again, and I knew Dave would love it! I had him pick out a hike since he'd never been there before. He picked a long one! It was a really beautiful hike. Probably one of the best I have ever done. The terrain was ...

A Dream Come True, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

A Dream Come True

A travel blog entry by mexidane

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... - Canyon can walk most of the way, maybe even carry a bit, and we can backpack into paradise. Oh my - what a dreamer am I.  Canyonlands is still paradise, but for the sake of time - we were going to try and stay 2 nights in the backcountry (1 - 2.5 ...

We've arrived in Moab, Utah!, Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

We've arrived in Moab, Utah!

A travel blog entry by mcgovern

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June 22 - by Madison Today we went to Canyonlands National Park in Utah. This is one of the 2 national parks (Canyonlands and Arches) near Moab, Utah.  I was very excited to see Canyonlands because I was expecting a canyon sort of like the Grand ...

The Great Gallery, Horseshoe Canyon Unit- Canyonlands National Park, United States travel blog

The Great Gallery

A travel blog entry by 78ers

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On Saturday we hiked into Horseshoe Canyon to the Great Gallery- it's one of the largest and best preserved pictograph sites in the US.  We hiked in a little later in the day and met quite a few people along the trail who were on their way ...

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