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The Needles, Canyonlands National Park

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  • We drove down to the Needles section of Canyonlands NP from Moab on our third day in the area. Looking back, it was a long drive from Moab, and with only 4 days in Moab it was not entirely worth the t...  more »
  • We have been going to the Canyonlands every year for our kid's spring break. Needles District is a bit further away, but is so much less crowded. Gripe about the extra 30 miles from Moab and we don't ...  more »
  • Accessible from Moab, The Needles Area is located on a different area of the Island in the Sky. So it takes a day. This area is nice and much less crowded than the rest of the Park. She is perfectly accessible by car from tourism up Elephant Hill, which is the start of hiking. The view on the barrier of needles is different of what one knows so far. Beautiful!
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