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Harpers Corner Scenic Drive

Dinosaur, CO
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Great Views

Worth your time to drive this way out of the way road. Bring your camera for some one of a kind... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2017
diesel468
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Woodland Park, Colorado
Many scenic views

The scenery varies along this 31 miles drive. In many spots the road goes along the edge of... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2017
Sue R
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Salome, Arizona
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This 62-mile round trip scenic drive takes visitors along Colorado's canyon rims for panoramic views of the gorges carved by the Green and Yampa Rivers.
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  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

Worth your time to drive this way out of the way road. Bring your camera for some one of a kind views of the Yampa and Green river canyon's

Thank diesel468
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Reviewed August 17, 2017

The scenery varies along this 31 miles drive. In many spots the road goes along the edge of canyons with beautiful views. The road goes thru grassy hills and prairies with cattle. There is also a twelve mile dirt road that goes down into one...More

Thank Sue R
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Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

All 35 miles of this drive was amazing. Lots of stopping points, a little hiking, and overall just surrounded by stunning views. Well worth the few hours the whole visit to the park took.

Thank Deanne A
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Reviewed July 21, 2017

This is a 31 mile drive to Harpers Corner and a very well-maintained road. Do watch for cattle on the road as this is free range territory. The view points along the drive are well worth the time. This is high steppe area so views...More

Thank Judith V
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Reviewed April 23, 2017

Lots of scenic overlooks, about 30 miles long. Take your time and soak it all in. This is a drive you want to drive slow and just look around and stop frequently. Do the hike at the end!

Thank nriemen
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Reviewed September 22, 2016

The views are Amazing! The rock formations change ever mile that you travel through here. it is like being close to heaven that you could reach out and touch the clouds.

Thank lae76465
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Reviewed September 7, 2016

This is an easy drive on paved roads, starting in the high desert just off US 40 and winding north and up through the sandstone canyon country and spectacular rock formations, up to the end at Harpers Corner, where you can take the 1.5 mile...More

Thank Eric W
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Reviewed September 2, 2016

While I am glad we experienced this part of the Monument, there were other places I enjoyed more. The paved road has some scenic overlooks and a short hike at the end, but the real gem of the park in the Dinosaur area is the...More

Thank VespagirL55
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Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Take the time to drive this 30 mile drive. Get out and take the walks , they are very easy to travel, paved trails. The views are spectacular, and there us no entrance fee.

Thank Wizard113
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Reviewed May 19, 2016

This is a fairly long drive, considering you have to turn round and come back at the end but it is well worth it. There are multiple pull outs with stunning views of the area, each one keeps getting better and better... In the end...More

1  Thank LFunn
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