Glen Canyon National Recreation Area

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area

Scenic Spots in Glen Canyon

Burr Trail

The Burr Trail takes the adventurous traveler into some of Utah's most beautiful and extraordinary country. Views of the Henry Mountains, the colorfully contorted Waterpocket Fold, red Circle Cliffs, and Long Canyon all await the traveler who wishes to drive this interesting back road. Numerous hikes and side trips ...

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Dam Overlook

This overlook is located on Scenic View Drive off of Hwy 89. This 10 minute one-way walk is about 200 yards (183 meters) downhill over uneven, sandy and rocky terrain. There is a handrail halfway down the trail. Don?t forget your camera. You will see a spectacular view of ...

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Hole-in-the-Rock Road

This guide describes that portion of the Hole-in-the-Rock road which runs from Escalante, Utah to the Hole-in-the-Rock on the western shore of Lake Powell. There are other sections of this trail on the east side of Lake Powell. For the most part, these eastern sections are much rougher, requiring ...

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