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Garden of the Gods, Harrisburg

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  • We decided to take an hour long detour to visit this place. It was a little crowded, but beautiful. All of our children enjoyed it and we had a nice picnic. The scenery is spectacular and it is differ...  more »
  • I am not a huge hiker but my fam is. A great trail to climb for me and the rest felt good in exploring off the path. Beautiful views.  more »
  • We LOVED the Garden of the Gods! It was our first trail in the Shawnee National Forest, and we probably could have stayed there for hours! My son is a huge fan of climbing rocks, and this was an enorm...  more »
  • A must stop! Cant believe I never went here before. Totally recommend going in the winter when the leaves have fallen, there is so much more to see through the trees. There is also hand pump for fresh, clean, cold water in the camping area
  • Everything was Nice.The rocks was breathtaking overlooking them.My only complaint was there was no sign to the Gift Shop also the Internet connection was very poor if you have T-Mobile.
  • This place is good for short hiking. We went from st Louis. However a 3 hrs driving is too much for visiting this place.
  • Of the several places to visit in the Shawnee National forest Garden of the Gods is I'm quite sure THE number one attraction. Also very close by is Indian Point trail which is definitely worth hiking.
  • Such a fun and inspiring place to visit for a beautiful hike. The views are spectacular and the feeling of awe is deafening. Would absolutely recommend to spend some time here if you have the chance!