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Painted Wall

Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park, Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park, CO
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Black Canyon of the Gunnison

Painted Wall is a very nice site to see from a variety of the overlook stops at the Park. The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Still-Runningwater
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Western Springs, Illinois
Great!!

Was excited when I was told there was a painted wall here. It's beautiful. I'm so glad we got to... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Melissa C
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Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park, Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park, CO
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Painted Wall is a very nice site to see from a variety of the overlook stops at the Park. The explanation for the formation was interesting and new to me. If you go to the Black Canyon, this is a must see. We liked the...More

Thank Still-Runningwater
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Was excited when I was told there was a painted wall here. It's beautiful. I'm so glad we got to come and see it.

Thank Melissa C
Reviewed 1 September 2017

It's as much that someone painted this wall, hence its name! As part of the many stops along the South Rim road, this I think is among the very best!

Thank James H
Reviewed 22 August 2017

This is really nature miracle, must to see amazing view on colorful granite structure hundreds meters heights. This is the narrowest part of hundreds meters deep slot canyon. The painted wall seen from several view points of South rim road, each points provides new impression,...More

Thank Pudik
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Just one of the many beautiful sites at this National Park. The colours and the patterns seem to change with different view points and time of day. One of the sights here that must be seen.

Thank Highlander022
Reviewed 29 July 2017

If you visit the south rim, do not miss the viewpoint. Painted Wall is amazing! Make sure to stop by the visitor's center to learn how it was formed.

Thank Bill A
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This is what I imagined the whole canyon to look like but it doesn't, it's geology varies and it makes this section very special. This is just one of many overlooks that are stunning in this park. However, this is the must-see overlook along the...More

Thank Lisa A
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

This view offers great photo opportunities. Short walk with some rocks in the path. Good parking area. Take some time and enjoy the views.

Thank greenjay1
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Ribbon rock beyond your imagination! Would highly recommend a hike to view this section personal and up close to experience the magnitude of her beauty

Thank USPS497
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I first noticed this feature as we were driving to the end of the road, intending to stop at various scenic overlooks on the way back after hiking to the overlook. Unfortunately, by the time we got back the light had changed and the streaks...More

Thank Kathy K
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