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    Gooseneck Overlook

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    Very Easy
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    1.0 km
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    27 m
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    The Gooseneck Overlook Trail is a short hike with unparalleled views of Canyonlands National Park. This hike is a great addition to your off-highway-vehicle trip around the Utah desert. For an especially spectacular view, try this hike at dusk or dawn.

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    Route Description for Gooseneck Overlook

    The Gooseneck Overlook Trail is a short and easy hike to a spectacular viewpoint. This hike is only accessible with an off-highway vehicle—access should not be attempted in a low clearance or 2WD car. From the overlook, you will be able to see the curve of the Colorado River, the variegated landscape of the Island in the Sky, and the top of the La Sal Mountains way in the distance.

    From the trailhead follow the well marked path east to the overlook.

    Soak in the expansive views of the canyons below before turning around and following the same path back to the trailhead.

    Getting to the Gooseneck Overlook Trailhead

    This hike begins at the Gooseneck Trailhead along White Rim Road.

    Route Information

    • Backcountry Campground


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    • Pets allowed


    • Family friendly


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      Out and back

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