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“Peaceful view” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Moro Rock

Moro Rock
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Geologic formations, Hiking trails, Outdoor Activities, Nature & Parks
Activities: Hiking, Walking
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Owner description: A challenging walk up 400 steps to a spectacular view.
Duesseldorf, Germany
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46 reviews 46 reviews
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Reviews in 21 cities Reviews in 21 cities
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
“Peaceful view”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

The hike up Moro Rock is not very arduous, and the trail is well-maintained.

Once you reach the top, you will be rewarded with a splendid view of the canyon and the surrounding mountains. It is very relaxing and peaceful.

Visited November 2012
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Glendale
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“Moro Rock First Snow”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

It was my first time at the Moro rock but unfortunately i didnt see anything, i was the only person to climb it the 10 nov 2012 (first snow in Sequoia). There was a river on the stairs, then ice, and finaly snow. I had a great hike though.
I could see absolutely Nothing huge clouds and fog everywhere, i guess the view without the clouds is majestic... I will climb it again to find out :)

Visited November 2012
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Powers Lake
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
“Outstanding panoramic for only 15minute walk up”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

Definitely don't miss this if ur in the Park. This was definitely a cant miss attraction for us. It's a 10-15 min walk up the stairs to a spectacular view. WARNING: make sure the road to Moro Rock is open.....it closes sometime in November and doesn't re open until spring.

Visited October 2012
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Tadley, United Kingdom
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“A must see”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

The steps are hard work, but do-able, even if relatively unfit and overweight (like me!). It doesn't take that long.

The pay off when you reach the top is most definitely worth it. So glad I went.

Visited October 2012
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Coralville, Iowa
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“Wow”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2012

Went to the top and enjoyed every angle. Mountains, valleys, winding roads. It is a wonderland from the top. The steps are steep, but worth the effort.

Visited October 2012
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