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Stunning views

We were traveling east from Denver to Moab and decided to take highway 128, it only added about 15... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mike P
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London, United Kingdom
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Simply Breathtaking

Drove this route while traveling from Moab to Grand Junction. It is simply breathtaking in its... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
767NucEngineer
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Suffolk, Virginia
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Popular 'road drive', along the Colorado River.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good16%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were traveling east from Denver to Moab and decided to take highway 128, it only added about 15 mins more to our journey, but it was worth it and then some. This road winds its way adjacent to the Colorado river and gradually gets...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Drove this route while traveling from Moab to Grand Junction. It is simply breathtaking in its shear beauty. You will not regret driving this route and it should be on everyones "bucket list" of places to see.

Thank 767NucEngineer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose this route from Grand Junction/ I-70 and were impressed almost the entire way. Once you get past the tiny burb of Cisco you will want to stop and take picture after picture! The discovermoab.com website suggested this route and there are many interesting...More

Thank rewardgal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just returned from an awesome family vacation in and around Wyoming, Utah and Colorado. After dinner in Park City, UT, we talked with a couple at the hotel who had just visited Moab. They recommended visiting Arches National Park and places to see the...More

Thank Michael V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take the time to take this drive right out of the town of Moab. It was truly magnificent. It is a winding road that runs along the Colorado River and the sights are breathtaking. It is not a long drive but well worth it. You...More

Thank Janine B
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Scenic Byway of Highway 128 Utah Splash in the Colorado River 517049373 We've visited the headwaters of the Colorado River and seen the masterful work it did in carving the Grand Canyon. Getting to drive along beside it in Utah (with no other cars on...More

Thank HK_Leesie
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I would highly recommend this drive. Can't tell you how many times we pulled off to take pictures. It is not a long drive, and well worth it. We were not going to be able to stop at the Canyonlands or Arches, but felt after...More

Thank Joan D
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Do not go to Arches without driving this byway. Took us past a ghost town, Cisco, then scenery after scenery. Seemed unreal. Be prepared for slower travel, but worth it

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

My kids and I really enjoyed the contrast of sceneries going from end to the other. The roadway was smooth and well maintained. I recommend everyone traveling from the east visiting the GC, ZP, or Bryce to take use this road!

Thank KRM210
Reviewed 5 August 2017

This is one of the best scenic drives with views from desert at Hwy 70 to Colorado river bank cliffs near Moab. There are a lot of fantastic rock formations, green valleys, vertical cliffs. This way is strictly recommended to choice to drive between Moab...More

Thank Pudik
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