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Confluence Overlook Hike

11 mile long hike. Listed as "strenuous", but only the first 20 minutes is hard when you have to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
harrietfurton
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Dallas, Texas
Convergence Overlook Trail is a scramble

I did the Convergence Overlook 11-mile hike on May 11, 2017. At mid-day, the temperature rose to... read more

Reviewed May 16, 2017
MountainMan-Kim
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Copper Mountain, Colorado
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Popular, scenic hiking trail.
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2 weeks ago
“Confluence Overlook Hike”
May 16, 2017
“Convergence Overlook Trail is a scramble”
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Canyonlands National Park, UT
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

11 mile long hike. Listed as "strenuous", but only the first 20 minutes is hard when you have to cross the first canyon. I was there in July. It was hot. One of the best thing I did that I started the hike at 5:20,...More

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Reviewed May 16, 2017

I did the Convergence Overlook 11-mile hike on May 11, 2017. At mid-day, the temperature rose to 80 degrees Fahrenheit (27 degrees Celsius) on a fry pan of exposed slickrock. I drank 3 liters of ice cold water during the trek. The trail descends steeply...More

1  Thank MountainMan-Kim
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Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

Rated strenuous, here's the deal. First 1/5 is certainly much scrambling and difficult. Second 1/5 easy flat. 3rd and 4th fifths are moderate. Final 1/5 to the endpoint is essentially easy flat. Again, the hardest part of this trail is the approx 1 mile closest...More

2  Thank appalachiantrailer
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Reviewed April 11, 2016

The hike from the parking area to the Confluence Overlook is a good 11 mile round trip but well worth the trek. The trail is well marked and challenging in places. Plan on at least a 4 hour hike and possibly 6 depending on the...More

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Reviewed August 4, 2015

This is an interesting walk on the Needles section of Canyonlands NP. It is a 10 mile round trip across the needles with a large variety of scenery and views. The trail is a well marked with numerous modest uphill and downhill crossing of small...More

2  Thank marcopolo111
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Reviewed May 8, 2012

Really cool to see, kind of a boring hike out....take lots of water and go early in the day.

2  Thank Janiece A
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Reviewed October 26, 2010

easy 8 mile hike through the needles area leading to the confluence overlook.great view of the canyon and the 2 rivers meeting and becoming one.bring water and food and a camera.took me about3 hours. times will vary.

4  Thank brownfootedboobie
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