Stepping firmly outside of the hustle and bustle of daily life and pursuing time away to unwind, relax and enjoy life begins with planning an amazing trip to scenic Moab, Utah. This fun and inviting destination is known for its spectacular rock climbing culture just as much as its opportunities to enjoy hiking, mountain biking, river rafting, rappelling, and beyond. No matter where your travel interests lie, it’s likely that you’ll find something to satisfy in Moab. For those visitors that head this way in the name of amazing photographic moments, the city never fails to deliver. From arches and canyons to intriguing desert landscapes, Moab makes the most of natural angles, textures, and colors. When you’re looking to add one of the most thrilling and perhaps iconic stops to your must-photograph list, be sure to stop by Gemini Bridges when you’re next in town.
Spectacular Scenery Designed by Nature
There is a long list of landmarks in Moab worth encountering, but Gemini Bridges comes with a reputation for thrills that’s hard to look past. Easily recognized as the side by side archways, the Gemini Bridges span an impressive 85 feet on the east side and 67 feet on the west. Visitors arrive by bike, ATV and on foot to get up close to these impressive stone structures that have long defined the Moab landscape.
Visiting the Gemini Bridges
Depending on how you plan to arrive at the Gemini Bridges trail, the amount of time you’ll want to set aside to see and explore it in its entirety will vary drastically. Those visitors arriving by vehicle should plan on at least 3 hours while those arriving on two wheels will want to spare 8-hours at a minimum for enjoying all of the surrounding trails, pathways, and scenery. The trailhead leading to the Gemini Bridges is best accessed at mile marker 135.5 off of Highway 191. Just off this route, drivers will find a convenient parking lot to use. Those that are looking to hike from the parking lot to the bridges will want to take the 7.7-mile trail. While this can prove to be a challenge, it also adds a new and exciting dimension to the journey!
Unwind in Moab Style
Whether you’re here to take advantage of outdoor adventures or can’t wait to relax surrounded by thrilling scenery, Moab is a place designed to be enjoyed. Let the team at Empty Spaces handle your vacation rental details so you can focus on the amazing experience. Contact us today to learn more and to start planning your next Moab adventure.