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Address: Bryce Canyon National Park, UT

A 23-mile hiking trail.

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excellent walk beautiful sights

We did this in 2010 - it took about three hours and it was a beautiful walk, which any hiker with a minimal experience could do

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed February 9, 2016

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 9, 2016

We did this in 2010 - it took about three hours and it was a beautiful walk, which any hiker with a minimal experience could do

1 Thank Robur1904
North Mankato, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 27, 2016

One of the most beautiful hiking spots in the region. The towering hoodoos are spectacular. The little critters are a little too used to having company so watch out for the beggers. Make sure you don't get caught in a gully washer too.

Thank MankatoJim
Sebastian, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2015

Bryce Canyon National Park is absolutely amazing! We enjoyed our visit here even more than our visit to the Grand Canyon! There are lots of trails . .. something for everyone. If you are near the area, it is worth a day's visit. We drove from Las Vegas to spend the day and stay overnight. Well worth the trip!

Thank B4Ugocitall
New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2015

It is probably the longest trail in Bryce and it requires good planning. It requires a permit if you want to do the whole trail - it is 23 miles one way. it is impossible to do this trail in one day. Even the "fittest fit" person capable of such a crazy thing should not do it because they would... More 

Thank podrozniczka60
Issaquah, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2015

So many trails that you want to walk them all. Just like in the photo the sky is so blue against the different color dirt. So beautiful.

Thank 61barbi
Cleveland, Oh
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2015

Excellent trail with beautiful views of the red rock pinnacles and the valley below. you can start it at different points as it follows the park road and you can walk for one hour or a couple of day. It is not, as a few reviewers indicate, particular challenging for a person with average fitness. There are ups and downs,... More 

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Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2015

not too sure what i was expecting. the trail is quite easy to walk but exposed in some locations. i would be cautious wth children but s log as you are wathful if would be ok.

Thank Ccie1793
Coral Springs, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2015

Bryce is magnificent! You must see it at sunrise and sunset to get the best colors. The product of sedimentary rock and erosion, it is full of HooDoos -- pinacle-like rock formations. Great views from the Rim. Walking under the Rim is a special experience. But, be aware that the trail can be steep and slippery (loose rock, pebbles, and... More 

1 Thank Rick S
Commerce City, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2015

This is a good trail that has a lot of different environments. It is definitely hot if the sun is out, there are shady areas but also spots where you feel like you are baking! Take at least 3 bottles of water per person. Great views, steep at the ends, very few people on this trail.

1 Thank TJMueller723
Castaic, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 13, 2015

This walk takes you from the bryce point side to the sunset view side which is about a half mile on a dirt path. Take your camera for an up close view of the hoodoos

2 Thank wvillamil

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