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Sunset Point

Bryce Canyon National Park, UT
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Type: Canyons, Lookouts
Activities: Hiking, Driving
Description: See the canyon spread out below you, and the hoodoos rise up.
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Campton, New Hampshire
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75 reviews 75 reviews
16 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

Arrived at Sunset Point a half hour before sunrise. It was uncrowded and I was joined by others hoping to see a stellar sunrise and we were not disappointed!

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New York City, New York
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63 reviews 63 reviews
48 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 NEW

Large enough place for everyone to have a nice spot for the photo shoots, you'll have 360 degree open space for great shots.

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Tucson
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270 reviews 270 reviews
160 attraction reviews
221 helpful votes 221 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Good parking, lots of tour bus parking, restrooms, drinking water refill stations, and just a good place to begin an adventure. It overlooks the sprawling amphitheater (very few hoodoo formations here) and it's a good place to see Thor's Hammer fairly up close. Our Southwest Adventure Tours tour guide led us down the loop trail from this location. It is... More

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Idaho
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65 reviews 65 reviews
33 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

This isn't really a great spot for sunset (not sure why the called it that) but it was still a great viewing spot for the canyon.

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spring city, ut
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

you can really get a great other worldly vantage from the bottom of the Hoodoos and hiking down wall street and the entire Hoodoo loop is worth it!

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California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Lucky for us, Nancy at the lodge gave us the tip that you watch the sun rise from sunset point and vice versa. While everyone was at sunrise point crowded together, there were just a few of us at sunset point to greet the day, the splash of colors against the awakening hoo doos was incredible. The ravens were also... More

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Seattle
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We visited Bryce Canyon in April of 2014, and it was amazing. I was a bit hesitate to go since we went with 2 young kids (3,and 5). But it was a fun great experience for all. We even hiked all the way down the canyon all the way down to queens garden. Highly reconended.

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Foothill Ranch, California
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61 attraction reviews
216 helpful votes 216 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

The Hoohoo's here and the view from this point is beautiful. If you started at the far end of the canyon, by the time you get to Sunset point you begin to get immune to the beauty that surrounds you. Stop and enjoy the scenery.... don't take it for granted.

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York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

It was cloudy and rainy the day we visited. The view was awesome. Needed more sun for a truly spectacular photo

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Lodi
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51 reviews 51 reviews
17 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Lots of parking available, a very easy walk to the viewing areas, and numerous places along the rim trail to enjoy the natural beauty of the "hoodoo" formations of Bryce Canyon. Spend a good amount of time at Sunset Point in order to fully enjoy the splendor of this natural phenomenon. You'll see something new each time you look, and... More

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