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Close to town and the entrance to go to Devils Postpile...Very nice place...Parking is limited so... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2017
Glendale, California
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Take Your Breathe Away with the Panoramic View of the High Sierra's

Never pass up the opportunity to drive the extra miles to the Minarets. The vista look-out is... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2017
Apple Valley, United States
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Lookout Point Rd, Mammoth Lakes, CA
Lookout Point Rd, Mammoth Lakes, CA
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Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

Close to town and the entrance to go to Devils Postpile...Very nice place...Parking is limited so prepare for that

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Reviewed October 6, 2017

Never pass up the opportunity to drive the extra miles to the Minarets. The vista look-out is simply breath-taking. Great photo ops of the entire Sierra Range and Mammoth Mountain.

Thank 998dorothyh
Reviewed October 3, 2017

Easy drive to a vast and gorgeous vista with stunning views of the Minarets and the backside of Yosemite. The valley below (I think the Red Valley) has a fascinating history.

Thank Tina1687
Reviewed October 1, 2017

The drive up to the Vista is easy and paved, the parking lot was fine. The views of the mountains and valley below you are fantastic. This is a great spot to take photos of the Minaret mountains.

Thank 707clayg
Reviewed September 24, 2017

If you have a chance stop in at the Minaret Vista just past Mammoth Lakes Ca. The view is tremendous how ever the road while being very passable is in desperate need of paving.

Thank thibbs1955
Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

This spot is easy to get to when the road is open. The views of the mountains stretch in all directions, and they will inspire you to explore the nearby areas on foot. Definitely visit other places where you can walk and hike a little....More

1  Thank Prat97xxx
Reviewed September 10, 2017

Such a peaceful place. Wonderful views, wildlife and bird song. There were excellent walks starting from this point but it was also a great place to sit and contemplate life.

Thank Lesley1947
Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

This is one of the hidden gems in the Mammoth area. The mountain views across the canyon toward the Minaret mountains is spectacular. It is also the trailhead for several spectacular hikes. My favorite hike heads north and ends 20 miles away near the Three...More

1  Thank A A W
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Easy pull out to stop and enjoy the stunning views. Very easy to get to with lots of information signs.

Thank Diana W
Reviewed August 15, 2017

An easy stop for some breathtaking views and information on the valley and mountains. We were smoked in by the wildfires and it was still gorgeous.

1  Thank BeachsideMartinis
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January 11, 2017|
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Response from Ronald C | Reviewed this property |
The vista is only open if they clear the Road from the Main Lodge to the Vista but with the winter snows I don't think you will be able to get their until until April or June.