After exploring the stunning grand canyon more on that later in arizona and heading into utah we visited zion national park bryce canyon national park and finally arches national park. The mighty 5 cleverly trademarked by utah s office of tourism is an apt name for these impressive parks and visiting some of the nation s most beautiful places all in one trip is an certainly an amazing experience.
This park is very different from the other four on this list and i also think is one of the most accessible since it s only about 15 minutes from moab and is filled with short easy walks to see the famous arches.
Mighty 5 national parks map. All inclusive luxury travel experiences to utah s mighty 5 national parks image. The map below is a route to hit all 5 national parks in utah. Moab ut the mighty five is a registered trademark owned by the utah office of tourism.
Beautifully lined up across the southern part of the state this quintet of utah national parks is known as the mighty 5 and rightly so. Get the facts on zion bryce canyon capitol reef arches and canyonlands and plan a road trip through all 5 national parks. Of course this is not the only way to do it.
Usa national park checklist. I road tripped through all five national parks in utah myself a 10 day journey through both time and space from ancient rock formations and imposing canyons to fascinating historic sites and glorious. Best national parks to visit in the summer.
Meet the mighty 5 arches bryce canyon canyonlands capitol reef and zion. The mighty 5 national parks in utah make this state one of my favorites especially after our epic road trip over memorial day that saw us visit three of us. Also please join my new awesome facebook group where we discuss all things hiking camping and backpacking.
Utah s mighty 5 travel guide. Mighty 5 signature tour. Thanks for reading all about the utah mighty 5.
The last of the mighty 5 national parks is arches also close to moab in southeastern utah. Make sure to check out some of my other posts on national parks. Best national parks to visit in the spring.
Visiting all five of utah s national parks has become an iconic journey for many travelers over the years. This is just how i did it after flying into salt lake city. Closest major airport to the mighty 5.
Utah is home to quite a few of america s top national parks. Pin this for later. Las vegas lvs to zion national park 160 mi ne 2 h 30 min drive map salt lake city slc to arches national park 230 mi se 3 h 30 min drive map smaller regional airports.