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One of the easiest hikes in Zion, and also one of the most rewarding! From this vantage you'll likely see Bridge Mountain, East Temple, the Route 9 switchbacks, and Pine Creek at the valley floor.

Short Walk: A quick half mile hike to a stunning viewpoint!

Family Friendly: Easy hike for all ages!

Gem Type: Viewpoint

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Jake Allison

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Dec 28, 2019
Arianna Sullivan
Oct 13, 2019
Alex Jones
Oct 4, 2019
Kayla Champagne
Sep 29, 2019
Jesse Garcia
Just finished Angels Landing and heading to Canyon Overlook
Sep 28, 2019
Jena Turner
Sunset
Sep 21, 2019
Courtney DeClerk
Sep 7, 2019
Paige Robinson
Nice incline - scary bridge Passover.
Aug 28, 2019
Becka Katherine

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