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Gems in Island in the Sky - 2

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gem Favorite Mesa Arch

Mesa Arch

(38) Moab, UT
gem Favorite Upheaval Dome from the overlook

Upheaval Dome

(13) Moab, UT

Recommended Routes in Island in the Sky - 2

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Favorite The First Overlook provides a stunning view of the surrounding rock strata.
Intermediate

Upheaval Dome Overlook Trail

1.4 mi 2.3 km 278' Up 84.69 m Up 278' Down 84.7 m Down

Moab, UT
Favorite Enjoy a stunning desert view from the Whale Rock Trail.
Intermediate

Whale Rock Trail

0.5 mi 0.9 km 78' Up 23.71 m Up 77' Down 23.62 m Down

Moab, UT

Island in the Sky Hiking

  • 156 Miles 252 Kilometers of Trail
  • 2 Recommended Routes
  • 2 Gems Gems
  • 10 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 17 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 4 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Island in the Sky - 29

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0.7 mi 1.1 km #1Mesa Arch Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Moab, UT
Easy/Intermediate
Moab, UT 70 
0.9 mi 1.5 km #2Grandview Point Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Moab, UT
Easy/Intermediate
Moab, UT 38 
7.9 mi 12.8 km #3Syncline Loop Trail
Difficult
Moab, UT
Difficult
Moab, UT 23 
5.9 mi 9.5 km #4Lathrop Canyon Trail
Difficult
Moab, UT
Difficult
Moab, UT 14 
4.3 mi 6.9 km #5Murphy Hogback Trail
Difficult
Moab, UT
Difficult
Moab, UT 10 
0.9 mi 1.4 km #6White Rim Overlook Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Moab, UT
Easy/Intermediate
Moab, UT
3.8 mi 6.2 km #7Lathrop Canyon Road
Intermediate
Moab, UT
Intermediate
Moab, UT
5.7 mi 9.2 km #8Alcove Spring Trail
Difficult
Moab, UT
Difficult
Moab, UT
0.6 mi 1.0 km #9Aztec Butte Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Moab, UT
Intermediate/Difficult
Moab, UT 10 
1.7 mi 2.8 km #10Murphy Point Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Moab, UT
Easy/Intermediate
Moab, UT 10 

Photos of Island in the Sky - 157

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Mesa Arch
Dec 30, 2018 near Moab, UT
Washerwoman Arch From the Mesa Arch Trail
Dec 30, 2018 near Moab, UT
Canyonlands National Park
Mar 30, 2020 near Moab, UT
Mesa Arch, Canyonlands National Park, Utah
Nov 10, 2015 near Moab, UT
The La Sal Mountains and Canyonlands National Park from the Lathrop Trail.
Jan 14, 2018 near Moab, UT
Canyonlands National Park, Utah
Feb 19, 2016 near Moab, UT
There are plenty of vantage points to snap a panorama.
Apr 22, 2017 near Moab, UT
Canyonlands National Park, Utah
Feb 19, 2016 near Moab, UT