Dead Horse Point is located at the end of a mesa 2,000 feet above the Colorado River, on the edge of Canyonlands National Park. The vista offers outstanding views of the river and surrounding canyon country.
The Legend of Dead Horse Point: Cowboys corralled wild mustangs on the Point, then chose the horses they wanted. One time, for some unknown reason, horses were left corralled on the waterless point where they died of thirst.
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- Reservations Accepted Or Required
DEAD HORSE POINT STATE PARK
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Sunday March 16th, 2014 - 11:00 am
Come to the park Join us at 11 a.m., for an easy one-mile hike along the rim rock while learning the story behind the incredible vista. Call 435-259-2614 or visit stateparks.utah.gov/park/dead-horse-point-state-park/events/geology-walk for information.