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Moab Tourism and Sightseeing
Moab, Utah is in the Heart of Canyon Country. This means that if there is an adventure sport out there you would like to try, you can do it here! Moab is unique in that we can accommodate all skill levels from beginner to advanced in whitewater rafting, hiking, backpacking, kayaking, 4-wheeling, rock climbing, canyoneerying, atving, horseback riding, road cycling, mountain biking, hot air Ballooning, sky diving, tandem B.A.S.E. jumping, stand up paddleboarding and more! Everyone from families to adrenaline junkies will find the adventure vacation of a lifetime amid our beautiful red rock canyon walls.''Sightseeing Dead Horse Point State Park, Canyonlands and Arches National Parks, the three official scenic byways near Moab and the alpine drive, La Sal Loop Road are musts.

The Colorado River by Moab is more accessible here than in Grand Canyon, so enjoy it. In as little as 4 hours, there is a motorized jet boat tour that can include toddlers. You get a look at petrified wood and mollusk fossils from the Precambrian. The Scenic Splash enables families with children weighing 40 pounds or more to get an introduction to rafting in Professor Valley. Four periodic rapids punctuate six miles of scenic river during a half day adventure. Go all day and get lunch on the riverbank included! For dependable whitewater rafting, sign up for Westwater or Cataract Canyons. Westwater has eleven rapids in a 17 mile stretch of the Colorado River and Cataract Canyon has 26 rapids in a hundred mile trip that concludes on Lake Powell.''Newer to the offerings in Moab are weddings, meetings and conferences.

Great Lake Airlines has two daily, commercial flights servicing Moab from Denver. The Canyonlands Airport code is CNY. Travels from further away than those cities, get the ticketing completed with Frontier and United Airlines. Meet Differently, Meet in Moab or hop over from a convention in Denver. Come to get a mountain bike ride on the world famous slickrock trail, canyoneer to the spot of the movie "127 Hours" or get on the Colorado River. Just more reasons to LoVe Moab!
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Canyonlands National Park
Canyonlands National Park Top Attraction!
National Park in Moab, UT USA

National Park The park is divided into three districts. Sightseeing and day trips are the best in the Island in the Sky. The Maze District requires advance reservations for backcountry camping by 4 wheel driver vehicle or bicycle. The Needles District is a backpacker haven.


First Day Hike at Dead Horse Point
First Day Hike at Dead Horse Point
Sport in Moab, UT USA

Hike with a range at Utah State Park. First Day Hike - Join park staff at Dead Horse Point State Park on a hike commemorating the first day of the new year! Depending on conditions and participant desire, expect a hike lasting anywhere from one to two hours traveling a couple miles over easy terrain.

Colorado River
Colorado River Top Attraction!
Tour in Moab, UT USA

Guided tours on the Colorado River out of Moab Utah Jetboat tours are 4 hours long and toddlers may participate. Jetboats are a dry-come-as-you-are trip. Rafting is also available in Moab. The Scenic Splash permits children weighing 40 pounds and grandparents willing to get their feet wet will like this stretch.

Trail Marathon, half marathon, Adventure 5K and Kids' K
Trail Marathon, half marathon, Adventure 5K and Kids' K
Sport in Moab, UT USA

running race Trail Marathon, 1/2 Marathon, 5k and Kids K. Nov. 3rd and 4th, 2018; events both Saturday and Sunday. An unforgettable journey through some of the world's most scenic and unique lands. This is the 9th year of the event.




Best Time to Visit Moab


The best time to visit Moab, Utah is in the spring and summer. Spring temperatures are cool with averages in the low 60's and highs in the upper 70's. Nights are cold with lows in the mid 40's. Summer temperatures are warm with averages in the upper 70's and highs in the mid 90's. Summer nights are cool with lows in the upper 50's.

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Monthly Temperatures in Moab


Month Low Avg High
January 19.6 31.6 43.5
February 25.9 39.2 52.5
March 35.0 49.6 64.1
April 42.0 57.6 73.2
May 49.9 66.8 83.6
June 57.6 76.3 95.0
July 64.1 82.3 100.5
August 63.4 80.8 98.1
September 53.4 71.1 88.8
October 40.6 57.8 75.0
November 29.5 43.4 57.2
December 21.4 33.6 45.7

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