Things to Do in Green River, Utah

Things to Do in Green River, Utah

Escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life at Green River. Nestled in eastern Utah, this charming town offers a wide range of activities and sights to keep you busy all day long.

Three Monumental Attractions in Green River, Utah

You will not want to miss these unique attractions found only in Green River

1. Crystal Geyser: Located on the bank of the Green River, this cold water carbon dioxide feature shoots water up to heights of 30 feet or more about twice a day. Walk along one of the many nearby trails or rent an ATV to cruise down the network of ATV trails that wind through the surrounding landscape.

2. John Wesley Powell River Museum: Discover educational programs for kids and adults alike at the John Wesley Powell River Museum. Named after famed geologist and American West explorer John Wesley Powell, this museum contains exhibits on:

  • Geology
  • Natural history
  • Archaeology 
  • Artifacts from various Native American tribes throughout the region

3. Goblin Valley State Park: Goblin Valley State Park is a gem of the Utah desert. Carved by wind and water, sandstone goblins and formations will make you second guess whether you are on Earth or Mars.

Jaw-Dropping Locations Around Green River

Venture beyond the Green River limits to find stunning canyons and awe-inspiring vistas such as the ones found in:


Stop by Moab, a small town with a big personality and even bigger natural beauty. Escapade through the "four-wheeling capital of Utah" and trek through Arches National Park — one of America's most beautiful parks with over 2,000 natural stone arches and other geological formations.

Canyonlands National Park

Canyonlands National Park is a place of unparalleled beauty and features some of the darkest skies in the country. With long trails leading through colorful landscapes, Canyonlands is a great place to explore and hike.

Capitol Reef National Park

Overlooks provide an ideal way to take in the views of Capitol Reef National Park. Get a close-up look at petroglyphs carved into rock by Native Americans hundreds of years ago.

Stay Near the Top Attractions at Green River KOA

Enjoy the Best of Green River, Utah, at Green River KOA. At Green River KOA, you will be able to relax after a day of sightseeing and enjoy amenities like a pool, laundry facilities, showers and more. You can spend time exploring the area or get some much-needed rest before heading out for another day of fun and adventure.

Reserve Your Campsite Today

At Green River KOA, you will never be far from the best attractions in Utah. With spacious RV Sites, Camping Cabins that offer a cozy place to rest and shaded Tent Sites, you will be close to everything you want to see. Book your stay today!

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