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Whale Rock, Canyonlands National Park

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  • Whale Rock is a large rock formation in the Island in the Sky district of Canyonlands National Park. This district is located about 30 miles west of Moab, UT via US191 and UT313. Admission is $25/car ...  more »
  • This is a short hike up an unusually smooth huge rock shaped like a whale with a knobble on the top which you can scramble up for an excellent view. Not worth going past the highest point, just turn a...  more »
  • Easily access from the road if you want to visit it but just as good to look at from the pull in. One more great rock formation in Utah's set. 
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  • Not quite as well known as some of the other formations, but a really cool, manageable hike. Great views.
  • Short and sweet. Plenty of crypto
  • Great view