‘Tour 2’ Details

needlesover2

Needles Overlook

NEEDLES OVERLOOK is on a paved county road that turns off US Highway 191 about seven miles north of Church Rock. At the Overlook, there are stunning views of the Needles and Island in the Sky Districts of Canyonlands National Park. The La Sal Mountains can be seen to the east in the distance. The […]

2014-08-23 052

Church Rock

Church Rock is a solitary column of sandstone with majestic views of the Colorado and Green River canyons. It is 200 ft. tall by 1,800 ft. around solitary piece of rock, composed of three different layers of Entrada Sandstone. The name derives from its looks as some kind of church. There is disagreement, however, about […]