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Observation Point, Zion National Park
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Hike and make the steep climb to Observation Point in Zion National Park and be rewarded with spectacular views of the park from high above. The hike is fairly challenging, following a maintained path that climbs steep terrain surrounded with major drop offs at various points. Enjoy the sight of Zion Canyon as you climb through the iconic Navajo sandstone that the region is famous for. Continue through Echo Canyon, a deep gorge where you can appreciate more breathtaking views of the sandstone landscape. Once at the top, look down on the stone walls of the canyon, and notice the other peaks surrounding you. Using our online itinerary creator, Zion National Park attractions like Observation Point can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • We go up to the observation point and we had the opportunity to watch the sunset, there was a wedding taking photographs, the view is awesome worth completely upload, although you must be very careful with the way because it has sand it is a bit slippery, but is completely worthwhile, on the way we saw goats climbing up the mountain, was really beautiful.
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  • If you only have time for one hike in Zion, let it be the Observation Point Trail. It is 8 miles round trip and steep in sections but doable. The varied landscapes along the way and the view at the to...  more »
  • This is an amazing hike. At times the hike was strenuous, the switchbacks help you to take a breather. There is a beautiful area that takes you from one cliff area to another...and then you climb agai...  more »