- Off Hwy 279 about 6 miles southwest of downtown Moab
- 4 mile roundtrip
- 2-1/2 to 3 hours
- Elevation Change:
- 980 feet
- Hikeable year round, but best in Spring in Fall
DescriptionThe Portal Overlook Trail climbs switchbacks through cliffs near the Colorado River and then traverses slickrock ramps to a nice lookout over the Moab Valley and Colorado River. The route is mostly shaded in late afternoons during the summer. The trailhead is located at the Jay Cee Park on Hwy 279, 4 miles south of Hwy 191.
Pets are allowed, but must be kept under restraint.