Skip Navigation

Canyonlands National Park

General Info & Web sites

Canyonlands National Park The Canyonlands National Park, located near Moab, Utah, has colorful canyons, mesas and buttes that were carved out by the Colorado River and its tributaries. Canyonlands is divided into three separate districts: Island in the Sky, the Needles and the Maze. While these areas possess a similar desert atmosphere, each has its own unique characteristics.


Maps / Mileage Chart




Sights to See
Average Temperatures
44°F 22°F
 February 52°F 28°F
 March 64°F 35°F
 April 71°F 42°F
 May 82°F 51°F
 June 93°F 60°F
 July 100°F 67°F
 August 97°F 66°F
 September 88°F 55°F
 October 74°F 42°F
 November 56°F 30°F
 December 45°F 23°F


Park ActivitiesCanyonlands National Park

arrow iconBiking

arrow iconBoating

arrow iconCamping

arrow iconClimbing

arrow iconHiking / Backpacking

arrow iconHorseback Riding

arrow iconScenic Drives