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First Dam/Canyon Entrance Park

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Just a quick 45 minute hike before Thanksgiving dinner this year. Great parking area, easy access... read more

Reviewed November 25, 2018
G4939PMkatea
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Spokane, Washington
Nice - quiet - relaxing

Water is so clear that you can see the fish swimming near the bridge. Great place to have a picnic... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2018
tanndance
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Las Vegas
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Reviewed November 25, 2018

Just a quick 45 minute hike before Thanksgiving dinner this year. Great parking area, easy access, just off the highway at the entrance to the canyon. Nicely groomed trail for walking -- out and back, with beautiful scenery. Day was cold and the wind really...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank G4939PMkatea
Reviewed September 13, 2018

Strong Winds early in the morning. Park here to take tunnel under road to climb to either High Line Trail along Canyon, 4m loop back by Riverside Trail/ or continue straight for the Bonneville trail to Green Canyon. Nice water way views in park.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank nyob
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Water is so clear that you can see the fish swimming near the bridge. Great place to have a picnic and spend an afternoon relaxing.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank tanndance
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Just on the outskirts of Logan at the entrance to Logan Canyon. Nice lake, grassy area nice to bring a blanket or chair to have a picnic or just relax and enjoy the scenery. Lots of ducks and geese not to feed.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Woodpecker48
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Engl219. J.O Engl219.M.S. From the moment I walked onto the trail, I loved the scenery. Birds were chirping and water was flowing. The green landscape combined with the vibrant colors of the river made it feel welcoming. There was a nice breeze that was just...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Jordyn O
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

So this is a locals favorite spot. The views are amazing. Jagged Mtn edges spire up to create a dramatic and peaceful setting courtesy Mother Nature. Excellent for picnics and volleyball and snuggling on the grass. Signs now ask patrons to skip feeding the geese...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Edward Q
Reviewed October 2, 2017

The little lake created by first dam is the centerpiece of this beautiful little park. There is ample shade and lawn for picnicking and lounging in the sun. The lake is just right for wading and canoeing, and provides a home for ducks and geese....More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Neil D
Reviewed September 7, 2017

If you want a "nature experience" without exerting yourself, this park is for you. Adequate parking right next to the park, a green lawn, a lake for fishing, picnic tables... it is all there. However, if you crave a bit more excitement, this is also...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 16, 2017

We read on-line that you could swim in this little lake but we wouldn't recommend it. There was a lot of green algae growing on the surface. It is a nice place to go for a family picnic - feed the ducks & geese, play...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank datgirl2017
Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

This clean, grassy park can be found right off highway 89 at the mouth of Logan canyon. It sits along the north side of First Dam, the first of three dams on the Logan river. This park is only minutes from the USU campus, and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Shauna S
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Response from Glenda M | Reviewed this property |
The documentation at the Logan Utah Parks and Trails website says restrooms are open May-September; there's no indication if the whole area is closed at off-times. There is no electricity in the park. It can be reserved... More
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