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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DEAD HORSE POINT STATE PARK
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Wednesday September 2nd, 2015 - 8:00 am (25 total times)
The Bighorn Gallery at Dead Horse Point State Park will exhibit images by Utah photographer Chad Dutson. The exhibit, "Moments in Nature" features both popular and unique perspectives of diverse landscapes discovered throughout the United States and Caribbean: desert, forest, and coastal scenes. The artwork will be on display Sept. 2-Nov. 2, 2015. A reception with the artist will be held on Sept. 29, 2-5 p.m.