Shafer Canyon Overlook, Canyonlands National Park

4.7
#5 of 15 in Nature in Canyonlands National Park
Shafer Canyon Overlook is located in Canyonlands National Park. Put Shafer Canyon Overlook into our Canyonlands National Park online trip itinerary maker and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • This is one of the first turnouts after leaving the visitor center. We watched jeeps and UTVs driving the canyon roads and the switchbacks. We've heard that people drive them in trucks and even the oc...  more »
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  • I love this place! Couldn't make it down this time because it was closed due to snow and ice, but the trail is intense and leads to and area that is an adult playground of backcountry exploration that's is hard to find anywhere else.
  • An interesting overlook in an area in Canyonlands National Park, Island in the Sky where mining existed. Road is used, for off road vehicles, but we didn’t see any while we were there. Spectacular Views.

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