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Arches National Park: Eye of the Whale Loop

Find solitude in a geological playground of narrow canyons and pristine red sandstone arches on this rarely visited 4.5-mile loop.

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From Moab, UT 191 N 5 mi. to park gate. Take main road to Balanced Rock; L into picnic area. At 3-way, bear R onto Willow Spring 4WD Rd. In 4.2 mi., park near dry creekbed ("No ATV" sign); low-clearance vehicles can usually make it this far.

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