Goosenecks State Park

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Goosenecks State Park is a 3.5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Blanding, UT that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for camping and scenic driving and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

3.5 miles 446 feet Out & Back

dogs on leash

wheelchair friendly

kid friendly


scenic driving



The San Juan River makes a series of tight turns - goosenecks - below this viewpoint. The river has carved a deep canyon here, dropping about 1,000 feet below the viewpoint. Geologists say this erosion has uncovered a rock record exposing some 300 million years of time. The state park offers spectacular views of the goosenecks, officially known as an entrenched meander. Over a distance of one and a half miles, the San Juan River flows for more than six miles through the

scenic driving
2 years ago

Even though it's been a long I still remember being impressed with the view

scenic driving
3 years ago

A short paved road (Hwy 316) takes you to Goosenecks State Park. Amazing view!

off road driving
4 years ago

I've done this Jeep ride a few time with my sons Ron and Bob. Like a miniture Grand Canyon, worth the ride.

scenic driving
4 years ago

The view of the goosenecks on the San Juan River are totes worth the drive and camping out under the stars out there are pretty amazing.