Hike the Glen Canyon Dam Overlook

Glen Canyon Overlook - Search Nearby - Added by The Outbound Collective

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

Distance

0.11 Miles RT

Elevation Gain

124 ft Gain

Type

Out-and-Back

Activities

Chillin, Photography, Hiking

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Family Friendly
Food Nearby
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Lake
River
Scenic

Nearby Lodging

From $93/night

Lake Powell Resort

Page, Arizona

From $237/night
From $52/night

Cannonville / Bryce Valley KOA

Cannonville, Utah

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