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Address: Riggins, Idaho, Weiser, ID
Description: Offers views of Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington mountains, as well...
Offers views of Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington mountains, as well as the Snake River valley.
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Unexpected Day of Awe In Nature

When passing through Riggins, Idaho on July 13, 2014 I asked for directions to Heavens Gate. I had seen this place on my Atlas before and the name intrigued me so I wanted to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 15, 2014
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Blue Ridge, Georgia
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Blue Ridge, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

When passing through Riggins, Idaho on July 13, 2014 I asked for directions to Heavens Gate. I had seen this place on my Atlas before and the name intrigued me so I wanted to check it out. The waitress that gave me the simple directions just south of Riggins on Hwy 95 to right on Seven Devils Road said the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

My family and I visited the area in March of 2014 and May 2013 and it was worth the drive each time. Beautiful views of Hell's Canyon, absolutely breathtaking!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

A short car ride and even shorter trail takes you to a spectacular view of the Hells Canyon Wilderness. A must see if you are in the Riggins area (incorrectly identified as a Weiser landmark)

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The Villages, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2008

The spectacular panoramic view of Hells Canyon from the lookout is absolutely awesome. You drive 17 miles up a steep, narrow unpaved road (an experience initself), then hike less than 1/2 mile. From Riggins, take Rte. 95 south one mile to Seven Devils Road (National Forest Road 517). A great thing to do on a sunny, clear day with someone... More 

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