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Tremendous Vista

This view is your reward for getting to the end of the Scenic Drive in the North Unit of the park... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2017
Gregory W
Bailey, Colorado
Great Views!

The Oxbow Overlook is a scenic overlook at the end the North Unit Scenic Drive in the Theodore... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2017
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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The ease with which wildlife can be seen in this part of Theodore Roosevelt National Park is matched only by zoos.
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Theodore Roosevelt National Park, ND
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Reviewed 15 July 2017

This view is your reward for getting to the end of the Scenic Drive in the North Unit of the park, and it's gorgeous, looking down over a 180 degree bend in the Little Missouri River. It's an excellent excuse to use that panorama setting...More

Thank Gregory W
Reviewed 7 July 2017

The Oxbow Overlook is a scenic overlook at the end the North Unit Scenic Drive in the Theodore Roosevelt National Park. The North Unit of the Park is located about 68 miles north of the South Unit. It is also located about 14 miles south...More

Thank rockyjoe
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Fantastic views! Sunsets spectacular. Close to the road with adequate parking. Take your camera! Views in all directions!

Thank R D R
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This is another "must see" overlook in the Roosevelt National Park. Wonderful view & beautiful scenery.

Thank cindybO6741WO
Reviewed 15 September 2016

To really appreciate this view, one that Teddy Roosevelt probably enjoyed many times, you have to get out the car and if you can, walk up the hill. The view is really beautiful.

1  Thank jnobz
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Worth the drive - It was a beautiful lookout. This is where you turn around & head back and look at everything on the other side of the road that you missed

Thank April B
Reviewed 22 August 2016

If you have traveled to many places on Earth, you may look at the photos and think "that's a nice view, but there are many better ones in other parks". I can't express strongly enough that a photo cannot capture the feeling of standing at...More

1  Thank garbagecollector
Reviewed 14 August 2016

To really enjoy this view, you must get out of your car and walk to the top of the hill. Absolutely spectacular, particularly late in the day within an hour of sunset. Be very careful with small children, as there is not railing and the...More

1  Thank TennTom4
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Has to be one of the most spectacular view withing both parks. Seeing how the river snakes its way through this rough landscape is awe inspiring.

Thank 44statesandcounting
Reviewed 8 October 2015

The Oxbow Overlook is at the terminus of the North Unit road, 14 miles from the Visitor Center on U.S. 85. (The road isn’t a loop, so you need to return the way you came.) It’s just a short walk from the parking area to...More

Thank Citallwic
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