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Harpers Corner Scenic Drive

Dinosaur, CO
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Great drive!

Lots of scenic overlooks, about 30 miles long. Take your time and soak it all in. This is a drive... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
nriemen
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Winchester, Virginia
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The views are Amazing! The rock formations change ever mile that you travel through here. it is... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2016
lae76465
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Bradford, Pennsylvania
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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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  • Average10%
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“short hike” (2 reviews)
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Reviewed 23 April 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
Reviewed 21 September 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
Reviewed 7 September 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
Reviewed 2 September 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
Reviewed 23 August 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
Reviewed 19 May 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
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

The drive to get to this trail is quite lengthy. We felt like we'd never arrive. Thankfully there were lots of lookout points where we could see canyon vistas below. Parts of the road were snow covered on our way during early April. Once at...More

Thank Bigutahfam
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Very scenic views. They had experienced a wild fire the day before but all roads were open and fire fighters were on watch.

Thank 17NancyS
Reviewed 27 July 2015

love the drive with awesome views of the place. you could get lost in the wonder of it all. beautiful scenery...

Thank terrry61
Reviewed 18 November 2014

If visiting Dinosaur National Monument, you have to take the short drive into Colorado to take Harpers Corner Scenic Drive. You have one scenic overlook after another. Be sure to stop at all of the pull offs and take in the incredible scenery. The return...More

3  Thank adventurer1234
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