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Strike Valley Overlook

Capitol Reef National Park, UT
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Description: Stunning scenic overlook.
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New Mexico, United States of America
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32 reviews 32 reviews
23 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

If one is going to see Capitol Reef, then one should take the time to see its fantastic variety of formations, colors, & views, which makes it so unique. This overlook is one worth the short hike off the Burr Trail.

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Denver, Colorado
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73 reviews 73 reviews
30 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

I went on a cloudy day and got there too late for good photos in any case, but it's still a great view, and there are some cool formation and two arches along the way. I walked the 6.6 mi RT from the pullout a little down the dirt road from the Burr Trail Road, but any vehicle with some... More

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Boulder, Utah
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

other worldly views unlike any other on the planet. Hike is not long at all, but gives you an idea how a backpacking hike would be in this area.

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Salt Lake City
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2012

A place of Fabulous views, beautiful vistas, crisp clear air, with swell hike, following scenic drive down the Notum road from the east end of the park.

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