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First Dam/Canyon Entrance Park

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US 89 & Canyon Road, Logan, UT
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Shoreline trail

Engl219. J.O Engl219.M.S. From the moment I walked onto the trail, I loved the scenery. Birds... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jordyn O
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Don't feed the birds

So this is a locals favorite spot. The views are amazing. Jagged Mtn edges spire up to create a... read more

Reviewed November 10, 2017
Edward Q
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Logan
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  • Excellent29%
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  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
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“picnic tables” (5 reviews)
“bread” (4 reviews)
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US 89 & Canyon Road, Logan, UT
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"ducks and geese"
in 6 reviews
"picnic tables"
in 5 reviews
"bread"
in 4 reviews
"shoreline trail"
in 3 reviews
"logan river"
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"utah state"
in 2 reviews
"canoeing"
in 4 reviews
"bonneville"
in 4 reviews
"volleyball"
in 3 reviews
"grass"
in 9 reviews
"edges"
in 2 reviews
"mouth"
in 2 reviews
"mtn"
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"canyon"
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"wildlife"
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"campus"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

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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

Thank Edward Q
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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

Thank Neil D
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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

1  Thank Robert S
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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

Thank datgirl2017
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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

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Reviewed April 20, 2017

First Dam is a beautiful park and water/dam that's located just at the entrance into Logan canyon. It's literally a couple of minutes from the city and Utah State, so it's a quick escape without any hassle. Feed the ducks, fish, throw the ball around,...More

1  Thank Tony A
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Reviewed April 3, 2017

There are numerous hiking trails, as well as places to camp, fish, climb ect. This canyon has many things to do and see. Its a beautiful drive with lots of places to stop and take pictures.

2  Thank USAExpat555
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Reviewed February 28, 2017

Come to see the ducks, do some canoeing or kayaking. There's a paillion, some picnic tables, shade trees, volleyball spot. Great for a summer picnic.

Thank Carrie S
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Reviewed February 15, 2017

Clean, lots of room to throw Frisbee, Next to water refreshing stop, It is a nice place to take a break from the normal.

Thank Milo O
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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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