Hike the Glen Canyon Dam Overlook

Hike the Glen Canyon Dam Overlook

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Distance

0.11 Miles

Elevation Gain

124 Feet

Activities

Chillin, Photography, Hiking

Skill

Beginner

Season

Spring, Summer, Autumn

Type

Out-and-Back

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Family Friendly
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Lake
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The hike to Glen Canyon Dam overlook is a quick and scenic 10 minutes. This short hike produces views of the Colorado River and Lake Powell.

The Glen Canyon Dam separates the Colorado River from Lake Powell. The terrain on this hike is uneven and rocky. The overlook is located on Scenic View Drive off of highway 89. Glen Canyon Dam is located in Glen Canyon National Recreation Area.

Photos: Jim TrodelElizabeth Haslam, and James Phelps

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From $93/night

Lake Powell Resort

Page, Arizona

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Distance

0.11 Miles

Elevation Gain

124 Feet

Activities

Chillin, Photography, Hiking

Skill

Beginner

Season

Spring, Summer, Autumn

Type

Out-and-Back

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