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Enjoyable hike and view

We had rainy weather and half the canyon was enshrouded in clouds but what we did see what... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Cindy A
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Chesterfield, Missouri
Easy trail with big rewards

You can spend a couple of hours on this trail. It is a fairly easy walk -- mostly flat and well... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2017
AK8397
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Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had rainy weather and half the canyon was enshrouded in clouds but what we did see what GORGEOUS. And the hike was very enjoyable and easy.

Thank Cindy A
Reviewed April 20, 2018

Murphy Point Overlook Trail is 3.6 mi/5.8 km roundtrip with an elevation change of 100 ft/30 m. The trail is rated easy and should take roughly 2 hours. The terrain is mostly sand/gravel except towards the overlook, where it became slightly rocky. There is a...More

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Reviewed September 19, 2017

You can spend a couple of hours on this trail. It is a fairly easy walk -- mostly flat and well marked. This up-and-back trail leads to a wonderful observation point where you can admire the stunning scenery and take your selfies with a spectacular...More

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Reviewed July 30, 2017

Murphy's appoint Trail is an easy mostly level hike with an amazing reward of some of the greatest vistas you will ever see. Take the time to include this.

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Reviewed May 27, 2017

Along the paved road in Island in the Sky. Provides phenomenal views of the canyons below. Also a good overview of the White Rim Trail.

1  Thank TravelingDeacon
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

We hiked this with our two teenagers in March. We really enjoyed this hike, especially after having already done a couple other hikes earlier in the day. This is a very easy hike that will allow you to see a great view of the canyons...More

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Reviewed December 7, 2016

Easy in a Ford Explorer, but meeting oncoming traffic on the switchbacks could be tense. Not much to do at the bottom but the river is interesting.

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Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

This is a 1.8 mile hike each way to the overlook. It has some ups and downs, but is relatively flat. The last part of the hike takes place on rock that leads you to the edge of Murphy Point. It's a great spot to...More

2  Thank TNsnowflake
Reviewed October 28, 2016

My wife and I hiked this trail as our last hike of the day on a Friday in early October 2016 as we traveled through the big 5 Utah national parks on our hiking road trip. This is a mostly level trail, whose ups and...More

1  Thank PhilosophicalOldGuy
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