Boynton Overlook Wayside

Near Escalante, Utah

Boynton Overlook Wayside does not offer reservations through Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!


Boynton Overlook gives visitors a bird's eye view of the riparian area along the meandering Escalante River. The overlook was named for John Boynton, a cattle man caught in a confrontation over a woman that ended with murder in 1878. Today, the overlook serves as a welcome stop to experience the sights and sounds of the Escalante River Canyon.