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Address: North limit of Anton Valley, El Valle de Anton, Panama
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Beautiful hike.

Beautiful hike with a view over El Valle up to the see at the end of the hike. It feels comfortable to use a guide but you can walk it alone. The path is clearly lined out.

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 27, 2015
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Holland
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

Beautiful hike with a view over El Valle up to the see at the end of the hike. It feels comfortable to use a guide but you can walk it alone. The path is clearly lined out.

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Cabanas Potosi
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99 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

El Gaital National park has a nice two hour lushes trail to the top of the m idle mountain with a beautiful view of the eastern end of the El Valle crater. There are other trails to the top of the other mountains but you need scaling ropes to get there.

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Cheyenne, Wyoming
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300 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

Two trails provide loop access to an observation point which gives a great view of El Valle. The trail to the right at the entrance is steep in places, a good one to start with, because the trail to the left is more gentle (and easier to navigate). Birding in this area is great. The trails are generally narrow, so... More 

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San Francisco, California
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139 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015 via mobile

A relatively easy hike. There's some uphill but the trail is straight forward. When you get to the entrance follow the stairs up to the trail to start the hike. I suggest taking a right when the trail splits(it is loop a looping trail so either way is fine) as the way back down the other direction is less of... More 

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calgary, ab
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015 via mobile

We didn't go very far in (about 30min) as the foliage was getting quite difficult to navigate with the rain. Very tropical and a nice (all though brief) hike. Building was unmanned so did not pay the $5 entry fee.

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San Francisco, California
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11 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

Fun 1 hour hike with rivers, a nice view and nature around you. It's worth if you don't have a lot of time but want to immerse yourself in nature.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

We did the hike from the center of town to the top in 4.5 hours, including spending one hour at the top. We took our lunch with us and ate it while we watched the clouds fly past us and we looked down upon the city. Try to catch the bus to La Mesa because it save you even more... More 

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St. Gallen, Switzerland
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102 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We didn't drive by car to the entrance of the park. We parked the car at the El Corro Waterfalls and walked up all the way to the entrance. Already on this road it was amazing. We saw a lot of birds and plants that we've never seen before. We hiked already in so many Nationalparks here in Panama (have... More 

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New York
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20 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

We entered the park from the Los Mandarinos hotel - It's about 100 yards away. Just instead of turning left into Los Mandarinos, keep going straight until the dead end. Or coming from Los Mandarinos, turn left. You'll see the sign, then walk up the hill until you see the yellow shack. From there, we saw two paths, and weren't... More 

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Rehoboth, Massachusetts
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189 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

The trail head was a little further up the road than I expected, but just keep going (right at the fork) until you see the small yellow house that marks the beginning of the trail. The hike itself is not strenuous and is very pretty, though very wet the day we went as It had rained heavily the night before.... More 

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