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Utah Route 279 – Potash Road Along The Colorado River
Almost any road you choose in the Moab area, you’re bound to find something beautiful. Even so, I was surprised to find such a scenic drive along a road that could easily go unnoticed, just outside of town. Without knowing exactly what was ahead, I turned down Potash Road. At the turnoff from US 191, you wouldn’t expect Potash Road to end up spectacular. The first mile or two is shadowed by power lines, and travels across a barren patch of land, just north of the Colorado River. Before long, though, the road and the river meet, and Potash Road …