December Vacation Ideas in Moab

Check out our tips for planning a trip to Moab in December. It’s a great month to visit Moab during the off-season.

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Moab Weather in December

With colder weather, and chance of snow, December is still a wonderful time to enjoy adventures like hiking, biking and photography.

National and State Parks Near Moab in December

In December you can enjoy scenic drives or hiking trails at any time of day! Be prepared with winter clothing so you stay warm while exploring the parks.

Moab Hiking Trails in December

Be prepared for trails to be muddy, snowy or icy if a storm rolls through. You may even need traction devices. 

Biking in Moab in December

In December you may be the only one out riding the Moab biking trails! You can rent bikes in town and even join a Moab bike tour!

Moab Area Photography in December

Sunrise and sunset are the best times to photograph the areas around Moab because the light at this time creates a spectacular glow on the red rocks!

Moab's Potash Road Scenic Drive in December

If you’re looking for beautiful views of the Colorado River, ancient rock petroglyphs, and dinosaur tracks, then drive the Potash Road!