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  1. United States
  2. Utah
  3. Moab
  4. Canyonlands National Park

Canyonlands National Park Scenic Flight

Product ID: 220221
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Explore all three districts of Canyonland's National Park: Upheaval Dome where mighty Colorado meets the Green River; Needles District of colorful spiral rock formations; and legendary Arches District tucked away in the backcountry.
About this activity
Duration 1 hour
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Audio guide/headphones
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Fly across the difficult to reach arches of the Canyonlands National Park
  • Take in the views of Upheaval Dome, Needles District, and Rivers District
  • Gain exclusive access to the far corners of this beautiful national park
Full description
This spectacular flight will carry you above the fantastic scenery of the northern district of the Canyonlands National Park, known as the Island in the Sky. Majestic 1,000-foot high cliffs rise above the Colorado and Green Rivers, which border it on either side. Serpentine drainage systems are carved into the terrain below the cliffs. Upheaval Dome can be seen at its northern end, the confluence of the two rivers form the district’s southernmost point. 

Then, continue to Needles District, the most fanciful and colorful portions of Canyonlands. Pink and white bands can be seen in its many spires and cliffs. It is the home of some of the most remote and famous arches of canyon country. Difficult to reach by hiking and extremely beautiful, Angel Arch and Druid Arches are the best-known landmarks in Canyonlands. Elephant Arch, Kirk Arch, Wedding Ring Arch, and Castle Arch, hidden away in the backcountry, are also included in this one-of-a-kind scenic flight tour. 

Hiking to these arches would take several multi-day permitted visits and are beyond the physical reach of many of us. On this flight, you will see them all, jewels among the many wondrous features of this national park. Unlike hikers, you will see their magnificent surroundings from a bird’s-eye view, in the vastness of this remarkable portion of this gorgeous earth. A unique and very special opportunity awaits you on this exclusive flight through the remote arches of Canyonlands.
Includes
  • Pilot guide
  • Headset
  • Window seat for each passenger
What’s Not Included
  • Pickup or drop-off service
  • Food or drink
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Canyonlands Field Airport, 110 W Aviation Way, Moab, UT 84532.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Jacket
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• We reserve the right to cancel or modify the flight at any time and if this occurs, you will receive notification
• There is a minimum number of people of 2 for the tour to operate
• If you make a booking for 1 person, your flight may be canceled or modified
• Car seats are not permitted in the aircraft so children under 2 years old may sit on the lap of their parent
Customer reviews
Overall rating
5.0 / 5
based on 1 reviews
Review summary
Service
5.0/5
Organization
5.0/5
Value for money
5.0/5
Safety
5.0/5

Organized by

Redtail Air Adventures

Product ID: 220221