Drive through Scenic Castle Valley

Castle Valley, Moab, Utah, United States

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    Year Round

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Take a detour and drive through this scenic route as you make your way to Moab.

Going west on Highway 128 towards Moab, take a left onto La Sal Loop Road. And you're there! To get back to Highway 128, simply turn back on the same road. You can also take a right onto Porcupine Ranch Road, meeting at La Sal Loop Road again, eventually reaching Highway 128.

During this drive, you'll catch views of free range cattle and Castleton Tower. You can also see distant mountain ranges and canyon walls. If you decide to get out and photograph Castelton Tower, there are several little cacti plants along the desert floor, so be careful!

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I go camping every year in this area and this drive has some pretty beautiful views!

about 1 year ago
about 1 year ago

Kelley Le Explorer

Wilderness therapy field instructor; loving people, nature, and the Creator of it all.

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