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“Not many scenic roads like this one....” 5 of 5 stars
Review of John D Rockefeller Jr Memorial Parkway

John D Rockefeller Jr Memorial Parkway
Moose, WY
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Ranked #4 of 10 Attractions in Moose
Type: Scenic Drives
Activities: Driving
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Owner description: 82 gorgeous miles of parkway honoring John Rockefeller.
Bloomington, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“Not many scenic roads like this one....”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

They say that only 1% of tourists driving through GTNP get out of their car and hit a trail or float the river or ride a horse. This drive from Jackson to Flagg Ranch at the south end of Yellowstone NP is one of the most beautiful in North America. Watch for wildlife. Bison love to stampede across the road. PLEASE stop for any wranglers trying to get horses across the road. The only other comparative drive would be the Beartooth Highway between Cooke City and Red Lodge Montana. You'll think you're in heaven on either drive....

Visited June 2013
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Oklahoma City
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53 reviews 53 reviews
31 attraction reviews
Reviews in 16 cities Reviews in 16 cities
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
“Thank you Mr. Rockefeller”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

This is a beautiful drive, and if you learn the history of Grand Teton National Park and of the leadership and generosity of Mr.
Rockefeller in acquiring the land and his efforts to ensure it's safety by working for it to attain National Park status--it's easy to
see he was a true philanthropist.

Visited May 2013
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wilson wy
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“The Visitors Center and Trails”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

Beautiful center. Good trails carefully marked so you can find your own level. A ranger is always on duty in the center. Always carry bear spray when hiking.

Visited October 2012
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Williamstown, nj
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 attraction reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“Lovely part of the highway system”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

Its a nice road that connects Grand Tetons to the Yellowstone roadways. Lovely views and not a lot of traffic.

Visited September 2012
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Falls Church, Virginia
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“A beautiful drive”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012

A well maintained drive through the Tetons that allows you to access great views, trail heads and lodges/visitor centers.

Visited August 2012
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