Colorado Points of Interest

Upper Ute Canyon View Wayside Exhibit


The Upper Ute Canyon View Wayside Exhibit is a popular point of interest located in the Colorado National Monument. It offers visitors a breathtaking view of the Ute Canyon, which is known for its steep walls and unique rock formations.

One of the main reasons to visit this exhibit is the stunning panoramic view of the canyon from the overlook. Visitors can marvel at the different layers of rock that have been eroded over time to create the intricate patterns on the canyon walls. The exhibit also provides an opportunity to learn about the history of the area and the geological processes that have shaped the landscape.

Another unique aspect of the Upper Ute Canyon View Wayside Exhibit is the chance to see a variety of wildlife. The area is home to several species of birds, including the peregrine falcon, as well as bighorn sheep and mule deer. Visitors may also spot a variety of plant life, such as the Utah juniper and the pinyon pine.

Overall, the Upper Ute Canyon View Wayside Exhibit is a must-see for anyone visiting the Colorado National Monument. With its stunning views and unique geological features, it offers a glimpse into the natural beauty and history of the area. Get driving directions.
UPPER UTE CANYON VIEW WAYSIDE EXHIBIT

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Location Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Highline Lake State Park 25 4,725 ft
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Fruita - Colorado River State Park 45 4,484 ft
Saddlehorn - Colorado National Monument 80 4,685 ft
North Fruita Desert 35 5,392 ft
Divide Fork 11 8,746 ft