Capture the Sunrise above Cascade Springs

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Take an easy scenic drive through the Wasatch Mountains and capture epic images of the sunrise.

Head towards Cascade Springs from either Provo or American Fork Canyons. As you approach Cascade Springs, a couple miles out watch for small turn-outs on the right side of the road. There should be just enough room for you to park in a variety of locations on the way down to the springs. Hop out and take some epic shots and time lapses of the sun (or full moon) rising. 

Note: There is a recreation fee to gain access to the area. Also in the Winter the road is closed for snow (though you can still get to the Springs by skis or snow shoes). 

Pack List

  • Camera
  • Drone
  • $6 to gain access to the area
  • Bug spray in the Summer
  • Warm clothing in the Winter
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Activities Photography
Skill Level Beginner
Season Summer, Autumn
Features
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Forest
Romantic
Scenic
Wildflowers
Wildlife

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