We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
A surprising find while visiting the desert!

We drove the road on an off day from hiking in the national parks. You go up up up into a forested... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2018
JGPowers
,
Dallas, Texas
Great motorcycle ride!

We took the time to do this road from both ends, and we are glad we did. We first travelled the... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2018
PKinNB
,
Woodstock, Canada
Read all 495 reviews
146
All photos (146)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“castle valley”(70 reviews)
“beautiful drive”(37 reviews)
“colorado river”(52 reviews)
About
Just outside Moab, Utah, through the La Sal Mountains that can be seen from Arches National Park.
Contact
La Sal Mountain Loop Rd, Moab, UT 84532
Website
+1 435-259-7155
Call
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Moab
from US$ 119.46
More Info
from US$ 107.51
More Info
from US$ 246.52
More Info
from US$ 425.00
More Info
Reviews (495)
Filter reviews
469 results
Traveller rating
306
127
26
8
2
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
306
127
26
8
2
Show reviews that mention
All reviews castle valley beautiful drive colorado river free range hairpin turns steep drop offs degrees cooler winding road nice ride red rocks take your time moab area spectacular views easy drive three hours take photos afraid of heights
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 469 reviews
Reviewed 28 November 2018

We drove the road on an off day from hiking in the national parks. You go up up up into a forested area. We went back into a hidden lake, where it was green and cool. The whole loop several hours, so budget time accordingly.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank JGPowers
Reviewed 12 November 2018

We took the time to do this road from both ends, and we are glad we did. We first travelled the Loop Road from the intersection of Hwy 128 and the La Sal Loop Road. We were amazed at the excellent state of the road...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank PKinNB
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

We decided to begin our drive on the LaSal Mountain Loop just south of Moab near Ken’s Lake. At first the road was a little rough which surprised us because we had read that it had recently been paved. After driving for several miles we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank angiede54
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Take the time to see this beautiful area. Easy drive through some amazing country. The colors were perfect with the blue sky the day we were there.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank NorCal-traveler08
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Is there really a bad view in southeastern Utah, in the canyons and valleys, from the top of the buttes and mesas and mountains? Is there really enough time available to see everything there is to see in Arches, Canyonlands and Capitol Reef National Parks?...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

If you have time this detour off Rte 191 near Moab is absolutely worth it. We drove in from the South and wound our way through the mountains on a day that had very mixed weather which made for quite an adventure. At times we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank IB E
Reviewed 14 October 2018

We drove up into the mountains from Moab and the views are spectacular. It was fascinating observing the Free Range cattle making there way down the mountain . Also going from the desert to the snow covered area was something to see.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank jvance452018
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Beautiful scenery on this fully paved but winding road. It was well worth the time spent! Do not be overly concerned about the safety of this drive. If you are careful and drive at appropriate speeds, you should be fine. If you are a nervous...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Daniel O
Reviewed 29 September 2018

The trip was a beautiful drive. Although there are some turn out points, don't expect a lot of stopping. There are some trail heads, but we couldn't find information on them ahead of time so didn't know how difficult they were and thus didn't venture...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank lisakC3842AA
Reviewed 24 September 2018

This is an off-the-beaten-path scenic drive, not at all crowded, beautiful scenery. The scenery changes dramatically several times along the route, like going from one world to another. Don't mis it. It takes about 3 hours, with plenty of time for stopping to take photos....More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank TravellerNamedMonika
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 38 nearby hotels
Sorrel River Ranch Resort and Spa
911 reviews
18.94 km away
Moab Rim Campark
92 reviews
18.96 km away
Red Cliffs Lodge
3,354 reviews
19.79 km away
Quality Inn Moab Slickrock Area
693 reviews
20.92 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 101 nearby restaurants
El Charro Loco
649 reviews
21.57 km away
Sabaku Sushi
610 reviews
21.85 km away
Susie's Branding Iron Restaurant
855 reviews
17.70 km away
Hidden Cuisine
82 reviews
18.08 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 200 nearby attractions
Hell's Revenge
709 reviews
9.57 km away
Wild Expeditions
189 reviews
18.51 km away
RedRock Astronomy
171 reviews
17.64 km away
Castle Valley
289 reviews
15.15 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Travel_Addict_Cyprus
17 March 2018|
Answer
Response from dreamcatcher984 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Sorry can't tell you, as we only drive thru. Mapmaterial isn't too good. We even got lost due to various roads not marked on map. And we always orient ourselves by map and don't rely on GPS. Maybe best to check with Moab... More
0
Votes
Google Translation
genehayes
7 May 2017|
Answer
Response from genehayes |
I am a little confused about the closure. Obviously during the construction, this is not a loop. I guess it is in an and back out the same way, Where is the best place to enter to get the most out of the available scenic... More
0
Votes