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Address: Montrose, Colorado, Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park, CO 81401
Description: This scenic point offers dramatic views of the surrounding area.
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Beautiful Views!

We visited with 6 small children 2-8 yrs. old. At the time there was a ranger on duty to answer questions about the overlook and the park. As some of our kids were working... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2013
Mamatita
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Chula Vista, California
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Chula Vista, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

We visited with 6 small children 2-8 yrs. old. At the time there was a ranger on duty to answer questions about the overlook and the park. As some of our kids were working towards their Jr. Ranger badges during our day and a half visit, some of the kids got really friendly and asked a lot of questions, which... More 

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Hudson
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

A sheer drop to the Gunnison River below and low barriers make this a place I wouldn't want to lose my balance.

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Stuttgart
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

This gives you a superb view of the canyon right down to the floor. Safety rails but not wheelchair accessible. Step carefully.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

In my opinion this is the prime place from which to view this natural wonder of a canyon. In addition to the photos you'll take from the overlook, don't forget to get one back toward the overlook itself from terra firma to show your friends, so they can say, "Wow, you really stood there?!?" Actually it's not at all scary,... More 

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