Added by Andy Woodward

Distance: 2 miles roundtripMinimal elevation gainShort, easy trailAmazing views in all directionsConvenient parking

The National Monument has very clearly marked roads, spacious parking, and easy access to anything you might need or want to see. At the parking lot, there is a sign to the left of the bathrooms, pointing you to a trail with a breath-taking view.

When you reach the end of the 100-foot long trail, you can turn right towards an accessible lookout, or turn left and hike 1 mile to Spectra Point, which is more exciting and has better views of the entire monument. Either way, there are no bad choices among the trails in this park.

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Bathrooms
Forest
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