The Needles Visitor Center

Canyonlands National Park, Near Moab, Utah

The Needles Visitor Center does not offer reservations through Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!


NOTE: Rangers are providing only limited services outside during this pandemic. The bookstore is open but exhibits closed. The Needles Visitor Center is normally open spring through fall. Enjoy exhibits, book & map sales, backcountry permits, information, picnic area, and park rangers on duty. An orientation movie (15 minutes) is shown on request. Water is available year-round. When the visitor center is closed in winter, you must self-register for backcountry permits outside the visitor center entrance.

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