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Fantastic hike

This was one of our favorite hikes. It is not for those with a fear of heights. Unfortunately... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Amstorer6
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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
The is THE way to see the Canyon

This leads to Artists Point, which is the best place to see the Lower Falls. When we visited, the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
EagleEyeBoston
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Considered by many to be the best area to view and explore the Grand Canyon.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good21%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“clear lake” (16 reviews)
“point sublime” (12 reviews)
“artist point” (47 reviews)
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Yellowstone National Park, WY
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was one of our favorite hikes. It is not for those with a fear of heights. Unfortunately, this was one of the few trails open on the Yellowstone Grand Canyon.

Thank Amstorer6
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This leads to Artists Point, which is the best place to see the Lower Falls. When we visited, the North Rim Trail to Inspiration Point, which might have competed, was closed, as was Uncle Tom's on the South Rim. Spend your time at Artist's, and...More

1  Thank EagleEyeBoston
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

Park at the Uncle Tom's parking lot, do Uncle Tom's trail then continue along the South Rim trail until you get to Artist Point. Beautiful views along this easy stretch of trail! We then continued onto Clear Lake before heading back to the parking lot,...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Wow. The gorge and the La dscape is stunning. The entire south rim with the colourful gorge, drop and waterfall is so beautiful. A change from the geysers.

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

This trail is amazing with fantastic views of the falls and the canyon. The trail (at least the section we walked to Artist Point) was level and a very easy walk. No hiking skills are necessary so I recommend you get out there and do...More

3  Thank TravelFan48105
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

We hiked on the open part which was the distal part after the lookout at artists point. Hard to give five stars with 1/2 closed.

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

We first by-passed this but then circled back and we were glad we did. Gorgeous views/shots of the falls & gorges.

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Reviewed 9 September 2017

We stayed in the western cabins at canyon. Illage so we were able to walk directly to this walk. It was spectacular, to difficult and so nice to not get in our car. We left at 7 am as we were to,d the best light...More

1  Thank frizzy63
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

We hiked with our kids - 3 & 9 - and so our 3 year old peters out fast. We hiked all the way to point sublime, however the way there to the halfway point was the best views. We could have turned around half...More

1  Thank truckinchick
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

The South Rim Trail is absolutely stunning. It offers close up views of the falls and the Canyon. Not to be missed

Thank TravelReviewer1983
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Lee-Ann59
14 January 2017|
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Response from missyolivephd | Reviewed this property |
Most of the park closes. The only part that stays open is for skiing. Check with park for extra details.
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