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Canyonlands National Park

Location
Utah
Formed
12 September, 1964
Area
337,597.83 acres
(1,366.2 km2)
Visitors in 2017
742,271

Canyonlands National Park is a U.S. National Park located in southeastern Utah near the town of Moab. It preserves a colorful landscape eroded into countless canyons, mesas, and buttes by the Colorado River, the Green River, and their respective tributaries. Legislation creating the park was signed into law by President Lyndon Johnson on September 12, 1964.

Learn more on Wikipedia.

Airports Nearby

Canyonlands Field Airport (CNY)
68.6 mi / 2 hours 41 mins
Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC)
288 mi / 6 hours 7 mins
McCarran International Airport (LAS)
515 mi / 9 hours 2 mins

Towns Nearby

Moab
72.3 mi / 2 hours 45 mins
Grand Junction
163 mi / 4 hours 3 mins
Salt Lake City
284 mi / 6 hours 3 mins

Visitor Centers

Hans Flat Ranger Station
Island in the Sky Visitor Center
Needles District Visitor Center

Weather Averages

(In Farenheit. Source: NOAA)

* Distances and travel times are calculated to center of the park.