13 days in Moab, Bryce Canyon City & Great Basin National Park Itinerary

13 days in Moab, Bryce Canyon City & Great Basin National Park Itinerary

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Moab
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Bryce Canyon City
— 6 nights
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Great Basin National Park
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Moab

— 4 nights

Red Desert

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Get outdoors at Off-Road Tours and Double Arch. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Delicate Arch and Fiery Furnace. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Moab: Arches National Park (Windows & Landscape Arch). Next up on the itinerary: hike along Grandstaff Canyon Trail, grab your bike and head to Bike Fiend, stroll through Lions Park, and cruise along Colorado Riverway Recreation Area.

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Denver to Moab is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Denver in June, things will get somewhat warmer in Moab: highs are around 95°F and lows about 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bryce Canyon City.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

Bryce Canyon City

— 6 nights
Bryce Canyon City, sometimes shown as Bryce on maps, is a town in Garfield County, Utah, United States, adjacent to Bryce Canyon National Park. Your day by day itinerary now includes Zion National Park as well as Capitol Reef National Park . Visiting Rim Trail and Bristlecone Loop will get you outdoors. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Bryce Amphitheatre and Paria View.

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You can drive from Moab to Bryce Canyon City in 5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Moab in June, you will find days in Bryce Canyon City are little chillier (79°F), and nights are much colder (40°F). You will leave for Great Basin National Park on the 16th (Wed).

Things to do in Bryce Canyon City

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Great Basin National Park

— 2 nights
Great Basin National Park is one of the U.S.'s more out-of-the-way national parks, but those who make the trip are rewarded with the striking contrast of snowcapped peaks rising from a high-altitude desert.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): explore the activities along Stella Lake, contemplate the waterfront views at Teresa Lake, and then take a memorable drive along Mather Overlook. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Thu): hike along Baker Lake Trail, then Head underground at Lehman Caves, and then trek along Alpine Lakes Loop.

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Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Bryce Canyon City to Great Basin National Park. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Bryce Canyon City in June, expect nights in Great Basin National Park to be about the same, around 43°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 85°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Great Basin National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails