Goosenecks State Park


The longest entrenched river meander in North America gives this small park its name and spectacular views. The river twists and turns, covering more than 6 miles while advancing less than 2 miles toward Lake Powell. The park offers the visitor a close -up view of geology in the raw. Eons of geologic activity are on view. The canyon is 1,500 ft deep and geologic layers are easily seen. No water. No organized camping. 9 miles northwest of Mexican Hat via US163, US261, and US316. allow 1 hour.