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Beautiful photo stop

We stopped on our way to Jackman while driving and seeing beautiful fall colors. It was a great... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2018
3boysmom60
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Tulsa
Spectacular overlook

Gorgeous mountain and pond vista, with picnic tables and even a hidden waterfall. Informative... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
NHjo
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Rye, New Hampshire
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Reviewed 20 October 2018

We stopped on our way to Jackman while driving and seeing beautiful fall colors. It was a great place to take a photo and stretch your legs.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 3boysmom60
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Gorgeous mountain and pond vista, with picnic tables and even a hidden waterfall. Informative placards indicate the mountain names and the area's history, which make for a very interesting read. You could easily spend an hour or two here having a picnic lunch and just...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank NHjo
Reviewed 20 August 2018

This scenic overlook is a must not miss. The area it is situated in and at the higher level is the perfect place to get a great view of the water and mountains beyond. We stopped at it last year in the autumn for the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 844tamarad
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

We stopped 3 times at the overlook on our trips into and out of Jackman, ME! What a beautiful view of the surrounding mountains. With the sun at various heights in the sky, I wanted to take pictures to capture the beauty of the scenery...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dprestrick
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful view, great place to stop and stretch. Has a bathroom. Many people stopped and ate while looking at view. Has several signs up of history attean overlook.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 856susanf
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

This overlook is not only great for the fabulous view, but also for a number of educational boards describing the history and geography of the region. There is also a bathroom and picnic tables. Great place!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank SnowbirdMary
Reviewed 25 July 2018

We stopped here on our way to Jackman the view is spectacular at the overlook. It is certainly worth the stop.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Clo4yanks
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Even the teenagers appreciated the beauty of this overlook. It’s worth the stop to just Breath and take it in!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank luv2travelworld2013
Reviewed 16 January 2018

Stop at the attain rest stop area before you enter jackman and from the top of the rest area hill is a beautiful view especially at sunset

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Sylvia N
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Stopped at the overlook on a snowy day. That made for a beautiful winter vista with snow covered trees and the mountains in the background.

Date of experience: November 2017
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