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Malad Gorge State Park

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Gorgeous state park with amazing views

We visited Malad Gorge in July. It is beautiful with trails around the gorge. There isn’t much... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
keeks0503
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Lincoln, California
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Sight seeing near Hagerman Idaho

This is something to see. Great State park. You can see the Devil's wash bowl and parts of the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
gingerd758
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Paradise, California
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited Malad Gorge in July. It is beautiful with trails around the gorge. There isn’t much cover on the trail so bring a hat and some sunscreen. Some amazing photo opportunities. There are multiple stops so don’t forget to check the map they provide...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank keeks0503
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is something to see. Great State park. You can see the Devil's wash bowl and parts of the Gorge. It's very well taken care of and has a really nice park for stopping and shading up. I enjoyed seeing what it had to offer.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 3, 2019

This gorge is partially visible from the freeway as you speed by. But, take a few minutes and exit the freeway to really see this "hidden" treasure of a gorge. There is a pedestrian bridge (almost right below the interstate bridge) that allows you to...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank back2idaho
Reviewed April 9, 2019

Beautiful area To take the family and enjoy the day. Take a picnic lunch enjoy your time in the beauty that mother nature has to offer.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed April 1, 2019

Malad Gorge is right of the Interstate. The Malad River is one of if not the shortest rivers in the US. It worth seeing it, the Devil's Washbowl, and the part itself.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Phil H
Reviewed March 6, 2019

You can drive along interstate 84, actually over the gorge, and never know it. If you are looking out the window of your car you may be fooled into thinking the landscape is all scrub brush and scattered basalt rocks. Take the exit for the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

This is a nice place to stop and see the Malad Gorge. There is a small entrance fee ($5) station at the gate. It is on the honor system but worth contributing to the park. There are a few views to drive around and see....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank shnpan
Reviewed December 8, 2018

This is a beautiful, desolate driving loop of the gorge. Pay at the front gate and get a map. There are five or six stops to get out, walk around, take pictures. Enjoy!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank everythingmustgo2018
Reviewed November 25, 2018

One of the top places I take visitors from out of state. The gorge and the rocky cliffs make for a photogenic surprise. It's easily accessible, right off the highway. In fact, if you didn't know it was there, you'd miss it. You even drive...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank heartsandhumor
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Great quick stop along the journey. The gorge is magnificent. Be careful hiking along the sheer walls.

Date of experience: October 2018
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dontroncin
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The park isn't flooded to my knowledge. It is a gravel and sagebrush parking lot of was the last time we were there.????
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