- Length of Hike: Approximately 1 mile. Walking the trails and boardwalks from the south side is recommended.
- Trailhead: On Utah Scenic Byway 128, three miles east of junction with U.S. 191.
- Hours: Open year-round, dawn to dusk.
This Scott M. Matheson Wetlands Preserve is located in Moab, Utah along the banks of the Colorado River. The area is often referred to as the Moab Sloughs. Over 200 species of birds visit the preserve making it the best place in the Moab area for bird-watching. A boardwalk winds through the preserve to a viewing shelter.