11 days in Fruita, Moab & Hanksville Itinerary

11 days in Fruita, Moab & Hanksville Itinerary

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11 days in Fruita, Moab & Hanksville Itinerary

Start: Glenwood Springs
Drive:  1​h 30​min
1
Fruita
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Moab
— 8 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Hanksville
— 1 night
End: Hanksville

1
night
Fruita

Fruita ©
The City of Fruita is a Home Rule Municipality located in western Mesa County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): take in breathtaking views at Colorado National Monument and then learn more about the world around you at Museum of Western Colorado: Dinosaur Journey.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Fruita attractions planner .

Glenwood Springs to Fruita is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. While traveling from Glenwood Springs, expect warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Fruita, ranging from highs of 89°F to lows of 61°F. You'll have a few hours on the 24th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Moab.

Things to do in Fruita

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trip

Colorado National Monument
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Colorado National Monument ©
Colorado National Monument

8
nights
Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
You've added Double O Arch, Pine Tree Arch, Tunnel Arch, and other attractions to your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Moab side-trips: Arches National Park (Windows, Delicate Arch, & more). There's more to do: explore the striking landscape at Double Arch and tour the pleasant surroundings at Balanced Rock Trail.

To plan Moab vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Drive from Fruita to Moab in 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 92°F, and evening lows to 63°F. On the 1st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Hanksville.

Things to do in Moab

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Arches National Park, Canyonlands National Park
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Dead Horse Point State Park ©
Dead Horse Point State Park
Delicate Arch ©
Delicate Arch
Double Arch ©
Double Arch

1
night
Hanksville

Hanksville ©
Hanksville is a small town in Wayne County, Utah, United States, at the junction of State Routes 24 and 95. You've now added Goblin Valley State Park to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): admire the majestic nature at Goblin Valley State Park and then explore the stunning scenery at Little Wild Horse Canyon.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Hanksville trip itinerary maker tool .

You can drive from Moab to Hanksville in 2 hours. In September in Hanksville, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 55°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 2nd (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Hanksville

Parks Nature

Side Trips

Goblin Valley State Park, Little Wild Horse Canyon
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Little Wild Horse Canyon ©
Little Wild Horse Canyon
Goblin Valley State Park ©
Goblin Valley State Park

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