Horseshoe Bend is a unique and spectacular horseshoe-shaped turn in the Colorado River, located just south of Page, Arizona. I had the pleasure of making my first visit during the spring, at sunset!
Horseshoe Bend is located five miles downstream from the Glen Canyon Dam and Lake Powell. The overlook is accessible after a half mile, sandy hike just off US Route 89. There are no railings at the cliff, so please use caution during your visit. The map below shows the location of the parking area on US Route 89.
Colorado River Discovery offers many tours, one being a rafting trip on the Colorado River, around Horseshoe Bend! I can only image how amazing the views would be from the river. I have this adventure on my list for next time :)
Have you made your way to Horseshoe bend? If so, I would love to hear about your experience!