Hike Canyonlands Grand View Point Canyonlands National Park
As the name implies, this is a hike with near endless views. Grand View Point is the southern-most spot on Canyonland's high mesa, the Island in the Sky. Laid out below is a complex network of canyons carved by the converging Colorado and Green Rivers. This 2-mile round trip hike leaves from Grand View Overlook and travels down the mesa's edge for as far as you can go... Read more.
    OK! Add to trails I’ve hiked
    OK! Add to trails I want to hike
Tagged with:
Distance: 2 miles – Elevation change: 80 feet
By: hikespeak Last updated: July 21, 2014
Visit Canyonlands national park overlooks
The Island in the Sky offers great views for visitors who aren't in favor of exploring too far from their transportation. Even for hikers, every overlook in the Island in the Sky in worth checking out. The two that should not be missed are Grand View Overlook and Green River Overlook. These provide excellent views along with informative panels. Additionally, Buck... Read more.
Tagged with:
By: hikespeak Last updated: April 27, 2014
White Rim Overlook Hike Canyonlands National Park
The Island in the Sky district of Canyonlands National Park is renowned for elevated views of immense canyons. One of the best east-facing vistas is White Rim Overlook, which offers sweeping 300-degree views from the mid-point a 1.8-mile round trip hike.From the picnic area a mile from the end of Grand View Road, hike east down the trail for a tenth of a mile and turn... Read more.
    OK! Add to trails I’ve hiked
    OK! Add to trails I want to hike
Tagged with:
Distance: 1.8 miles – Elevation change: 170 feet
By: hikespeak Last updated: July 23, 2014
Murphy Point Hike Canyonlands National Park Utah
The 3.6-mile round trip hike to Murphy Point provides a peaceful outing with excellent views off the western end of the Island in the Sky. This is an excellent morning hike, when the sun first strikes the expansive canyons below the mesa. Alternatively, the wide western view also makes this a recommended sunset trail. There is only 150 feet of elevation to contend to,... Read more.
    OK! Add to trails I’ve hiked
    OK! Add to trails I want to hike
Tagged with:
Distance: 3.6 miles – Elevation change: 150 feet
By: hikespeak Last updated: September 19, 2014
Mesa Arch Trail Hike Utah Canyonlands National Park
Mesa Arch is an easy to visit landmark in the Island in the Sky region of Canyonlands National Park. This pothole arch spans across the mesa's edge, framing a scenic canyon vista. A half-mile loop trail brings you right up to Mesa Arch, one of the park's most popular points of interest.A nature guide is available at the trailhead, and can be used to learn more about... Read more.
    OK! Add to trails I’ve hiked
    OK! Add to trails I want to hike
Tagged with: |
Distance: 0.5 miles – Elevation change: 100 feet
By: hikespeak Last updated: July 21, 2014
Aztec Butte Hike Canyonlands National Park Utah Hike Canyonlands
Aztec Butte is one of the more unique hikes in the Island in the Sky region of Canyonlands National Park. The trail crosses level grasslands and climbs a steep slope to a dome-shaped butte rising above the mesa. Alcoves along the rim of the butte house Puebloan granaries, which early inhabitants used for storage. A loop around the top of Aztec Butte visits two such... Read more.
    OK! Add to trails I’ve hiked
    OK! Add to trails I want to hike
Tagged with:
Distance: 1.8 miles – Elevation change: 250 feet
By: hikespeak Last updated: July 19, 2014
Upheaval Dome Canyonlands National Park hike Utah Trail crater
Upheaval Dome in the most puzzling geological feature in Canyonlands National Park. A 1.7-mile hike visits two overlooks along the rim of this three-mile wide 1,000-foot deep crater. Geologists have two possible theories for what caused Upheaval Dome, which you can learn about along the trail.From the trailhead, a wide track heads to the right before turning uphill... Read more.
    OK! Add to trails I’ve hiked
    OK! Add to trails I want to hike
Tagged with: |
Distance: 1.7 miles – Elevation change: 200 feet
By: hikespeak Last updated: July 23, 2014
Whale Rock Canyonlands National Park Hiking Trail
Whale Rock is located above Upheaval Dome, a unique natural feature on the western end of a magnificent mesa in Canyonlands National Park known as the Island in the Sky. There are two popular theories for what caused the bizarre dome/crater, but neither explains how a whale of a rock ended up stretched across the mesa nearby. This long sandstone formation looks like a... Read more.
    OK! Add to trails I’ve hiked
    OK! Add to trails I want to hike
Tagged with:
Distance: 1 mile – Elevation change: 250 feet
By: hikespeak Last updated: July 23, 2014

Tag!

You've come to a tag page, one of the blogiest ways to browse hikespeak.com. Here are some more tags! The most common tags are the big ones at the top of the list. Have a look around. You may also find what you seek with the search feature on the Hike Finder Map.

Free Trails National Parks California State Parks Ocean Views Summits Waterfalls Tent Camping Creeks Angeles National Forest Adventure Pass Malibu Nature Trails Lakes Desert Canyons Off Trail Wildflowers Los Padres National Forest Big Sur San Gabriel Mountains National Monument Backpacking Sequoia Groves Australian National Parks Beaches Santa Ynez Mountains Los Osos Ruins Campervan Camping Redwood Groves Pacific Palisades Lone Pine Borrego Springs Montaña de Oro State Park Pacific Crest Trail Caves Hydrothermal Topanga State Park Bouldering Fruita Yosemite Valley Giant Forest Grand Junction Agoura Hills Irish Hills Griffith Park Topanga Wheelchair-Friendly Lava Malibu Creek State Park Azusa Mines Morro Bay Altadena Goleta Arcadia Cleveland National Forest Tasmania's 60 Great Short Walks Morros Hollywood Backbone Trail Zion Canyon Lookout Towers Island in the Sky Phillip Island Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone La Cañada Flintridge Claremont Arches Golden Trout Wilderness Badlands Grant Grove Onondaga County Coles Bay Freycinet Peninsula San Ysidro Mountains Giant Sequoia National Monument San Bernardino National Forest Gaviota State Park Pasadena Brentwood Newbury Park Tide Pools Orange County Parks Adirondack Park Adirondack Mountains Westridge-Canyonback Wilderness Park Freycinet National Park Silver Moccasin Trail Tasman Peninsula Paicines Western Divide Ranger District Point Mugu State Park Palos Verdes Peninsula John Muir Wilderness Western Divide Geyser Basins Verdugo Mountains Morro Bay State Park Gifford Pinchot National Forest Morteros Thousand Oaks Boardwalks Topanga Canyon San Bernardino Mountains Santa Ana Mountains Hobart Lighthouses Will Rogers State Park Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park Trabuco Ranger District Domes Oases Stairs Sand Dunes Hot Springs Lava Tubes Natural Bridges Water Slides Cedar Grove Idyllwild Laguna Beach San Jacinto Mountains San Vicente Mountain Park San Jacinto Ranger District South Coast Wilderness Cortland County Burbank Mount William National Park Tasman National Park Newhall Rainforests New York State Forests Palomar Ranger District Labrador Hollow Unique Area Tully Wildlife Viewing Picnic Area Avila Beach Wind Caves Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park Moab Craters Petroglyphs Silver Peak Wilderness Cliff Jumping Springville Montecito Bike Trail Going-to-the-Sun Road Julian Yellowstone River Temescal Gateway Park Continental Divide Pearblossom Sierra Pelona Mountains Rancho Palos Verdes Emma Wood State Beach San Pedro Humboldt Redwoods State Park Calabasas Catalina Island Richardson Grove Redwoods State Park Columbia River Gorge Wenatche National Forest Tujunga California Coastal Trail Campervan Review Campervan Rental Britz Wilsons Promontory National Park Elephant Seals New Zealand Department of Conservation Whananaki North Swimming Holes Mount Field National Park Saltwater River Eaglehawk Neck Avila Valley Mount Wellington Wellington Park Limekiln State Park Andrew Molera State Park Launceston Blowholes Placerita Canyon Natural Area Tarzana Snowshoeing Carpinteria Lake Elsinore Sheep Mountain Wilderness Bishop Peak Natural Reserve Crestline Blue Mountain Lake Santa Susana Mountains Placerita Canyon State Park Hume Lake Ranger District Redwood Mountain Grove New York State Parks Leo Carrillo State Park Crystal Cove State Park Cambria Beverly Hills Upper Newport Bay Nature Preserve Green Lakes State Park Newport Bay Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument Newport Beach El Capitán State Beach Simi Hills Fayetteville Anaheim Santiago Oaks Regional Park Weir Canyon Wilderness Park West Hills Freeride Trails Conejo Valley Monrovia Canyon Park Mount San Jacinto State Park Palomar Mountains Primitive Camping Warner Springs Orange Playa Vista Peters Canyon Regional Park Refugio State Beach Monrovia Banning San Jacinto Wilderness Kings Canyon Harmony Headlands State Park Santa Clarita Woodlands Park Cayucos Fallbrook Land Conservancy Docent-led Hikes Liffey Falls State Reserve Great Western Tiers Liffey Cape Woolamai State Faunal Reserve Nicholas Flat Natural Preserve Koalas Saint Columba Falls State Reserve Pyengana Yucca Valley San Rafael Hills Berriedale Cataract Gorge Reserve Douglas-Apsley National Park Bechino Hokianga Harbour Otamure Bay Clark Reservation State Park Jamesville Beaver Lake Nature Center Baldwinsville Whitewater Preserve Onondaga County Park Vasquez Rocks Natural Area Park Agua Dulce Tauwhara Bay Otamure Recreation Reserve New Zealand Walks San Simeon Fallbrook Monserate Mountain Preserve Carbon Canyon Regional Park Bel Air Glendale Cooke City Devils Tower Stroller-Friendly Lake Michigan Tuna Canyon Park Bison Studio City Palos Verdes Estates Duarte Arco Santa Clarita Hollywood Hills Castaic Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area El Chorro Regional Park App Review Salt Point State Park Carpinteria Seal Sanctuary Cal Poly Santa Lucia Mountains Sespe Wilderness MacKerricher State Park Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park Cucamonga Wilderness Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook State Park Ventura River Culver City Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park Cinder Cones Sun Valley Jenner Carpinteria Salt Marsh Nature Park Cross Country Skiing Sonora Carpinteria Bluffs Nature Preserve Murrieta Las Cruces Big Bear Lake Amboy Crater National Natural Landmark Hearst San Simeon State Park Getty View Park Central Park Huntington Beach BLM Laguna Coast Wilderness Park San Mateo Canyon Wilderness San Bernardino Myers Flat Garberville Weott Crescent City Fort Bragg Orick Porterville Maricopa Simi Valley Brea Canoe & Kayak Calaveras Big Trees State Park Pismo Beach Amboy