Moab, Utah is located a short drive from Telluride (134 miles) and is one of the best day trips in the Telluride Region. As you leave Telluride's 13,000-foot peaks, in just under 3 hours you end up in the desert town of Moab. The drive takes you through a beautiful canyon and Paradox Valley where climbers flock from all over to experience this superb rock. Moab hosts many visitors each year, mostly to visit the Arches and Canyonlands National Parks. Mountain biking, camping, 4-wheeling, and many more adventures await you in this awesome town.