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“Easy sight seeing ”
Review of Horseshoe Bend

Horseshoe Bend
Ranked #1 of 21 things to do in Page
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Horseshoe Bend is the intimate Grand Canyon experience (although technically located in Glen Canyon.) The trailhead to this 3/4 mile hike is located just outside of Page, Arizona. It overlooks one of the most spectacular views on the Colorado River, 4 miles south of the Glen Canyon Dam, and 7 miles north of mile zero of the Grand Canyon.
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Beautiful views and easy sight seeing. There’s a large parking lot and a short hike to the edge. Be careful since there is no railing. Easily can be done in a few hours.

Thank rrobyn
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Reviewed 22 June 2018

What a sight to see, just amazing. There is a bit of a hike/walk to get there and it is hot so take plenty of water. Like most popular sights its popularity spoils it a little as there were lots of people. Maybe go early before the tour buses get there.

Thank pookybun p
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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Horseshoe bend is a must-go place. Must pick a good time to go because it is hot in June and the trail is sandy. Make sure to bring water/umbrella/hats and wear comfy shoes for hiking up and down the sandy slopes. But it is all worth it! Picture was taken using go pro by amateurs!

Thank Leny H
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

Amazing place to visit. Stunning views. Bring water and an umbrella is recommended for shade. It is a short hike but in the summer the sun can be harsh.

Thank Rosalinda C
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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

You’ve seen the photos. The real thing is 100 times more awesome and terrifying. You can walk right up to sheer 1,000-foot drops (there are no fences) and see the blue-green Colorado River below. Way below.

Be prepared for a dusty, hilly 15-minute hike from the parking lot. The effort is worth it. The view is beyond spectacular.

1  Thank GregJenkins23
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