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Easy walk, right beside Zoo

This is a great place to view east and west of Phoenix. Located right beside the zoo. Take 30... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tad1950
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Earlysville, Virginia
It's a hole in a rock :)

If you are near, stop by and take a photo. It's a quick stop, but I promise you it makes a cool... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
howfun6
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Louisville, Kentucky
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A nice little stop if you have time to kill before your flight or if you are visiting the botanical gardens/zoo. Not worth a trip specifically for it, but decent as an added activity. Easy climb up and could be great for little ones, but...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Tracey B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Given all the other incredibly hiking opportunities in this area, I give this a 3 because of it's simple level of difficulty and distance, but it's still a neato spot for a quick stop on the way to the airport to say goodbye to the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Gina P
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to view east and west of Phoenix. Located right beside the zoo. Take 30 minutes, very easy climb (no handicap friendly). Climb through the hole and have a seat and enjoy the view. Rocks can be a little slick.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Tad1950
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are near, stop by and take a photo. It's a quick stop, but I promise you it makes a cool shot for your family and friends to enjoy. Super easy walk up to "The Hole." Unique and different. Not too busy on the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank howfun6
Reviewed 1 week ago

Heard about the place so I wanted to see it for myself. There was lots of people there the day I visited, so I was not able to get a clean photo without others in the shot. The hole itself was full off fellow visitors....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SeaHoundM
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth a drop by if nearby. Fifteen minute (or less) easy walk/climb to the top. Fun to look through the hole that nature created long ago.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank CharlieinTexas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very pretty rock structure. Not a hike, you walk up a trail to the hole a very short ways, so if you are older or have difficulty walking, I believe you can still get there with no problem.

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank rosejacobson25
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a weekday (highly recommended) versus a weekend and pretty much had the rock/scenes to ourselves. People came and go but taking a picture in the hole (where you enter and exit) wasn’t a problem with no one in the way. Easy, great...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Judy Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unique tourist spot in the heart of the city. Free parking, short hike up to the hole in the rock for a great view and photo oportunity. I wouldn't go out of my way to visit this spot, but if nearby definitely worth stopping.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank sdaTewksbury_ma
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful spot in Papago Park. We decided to go check this out before going to the airport, as it was nearby, and so glad we did! The area is beautiful, there is an oasis next to it. The hike up to the hole in...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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ktrock1
January 30, 2019|
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Response from Bradmess1 | Reviewed this property |
Don't know did not go up that high but I saw some up there and it does not look like there is anything up there. Hope this helps.
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msgarner03
July 26, 2018|
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Response from 196LindaC | Reviewed this property |
I don't see that it would be a problem. There are no gates
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Cindy J
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