National Recreation Areas

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area

  • 691 Scenic View Dr. ·
  • (928) 608-6200

The park lies in the midst of the nation’s most rugged canyon country. Lake Powell, formed by one of the world’s highest dams, stretches for 186 miles along the Colorado River channel with a shoreline of 1,960 miles. Boating, camping, fishing, swimming and sightseeing opportunities abound. Open year-round. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day.