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Rainbow Point

Southern End of Highway 63, Bryce Canyon National Park, UT
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End of a a beautiful 18 mile drive

Plan on making the drive out to Rainbow Point. We had hoped to hike the Bristle Pine loop but it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
LoveMahaulepu
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San Francisco, California
Beautiful

All of Bryce Canyon is beautiful. It was really cold so it was hard to stand out and enjoy the view... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Debbie A
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Houston
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Scenic overlook in Bruce Canyon National Park.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Southern End of Highway 63, Bryce Canyon National Park, UT
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Plan on making the drive out to Rainbow Point. We had hoped to hike the Bristle Pine loop but it was so cold and windy - in the low 40's in June! - that we decided just to take pix. So be prepared for a...More

Thank LoveMahaulepu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All of Bryce Canyon is beautiful. It was really cold so it was hard to stand out and enjoy the view for very long. The best part of Bryce Canyon is that you can drive it all and stop and get in and out of...More

1  Thank Debbie A
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Incredible experience after dark; bring your tripod and your wide angle lenses. The stars and night sky will not disappoint.

1  Thank nyc2trvl
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Yovimpa point and Rainbow point are done together. There are spectacular views toward lake Meade. Don't miss it.

Thank colonialmist
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The southern end of the Scenic drive. You get an amazing view of Bryce Canyon NP from Rainbow point. I believe it's the highest altitude point in the park @ about 9093 ft. There was some snow on the top of some rocks which made...More

Thank nikunj t
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Today we took the Rainbow Point tour provided by the National Park Service. We discovered it by chance since it is not well promoted but it is awesome. The driver comments on history, geography, and plant and animal life and is full of enthusiasm for...More

Thank John_Dese
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Rainbow Point is one of two viewpoints, along with Yovimpa Point, that make up the southern end of the the popular Scenic Drive (Highway 63) in the Bryce Canyon National Park. It is located 17 miles south of the Visitor Centre. Note: For those taking...More

3  Thank BradJill
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Drove all the way to the end of the road and got to Rainbow point. The views were amazing. We came while it was snowing and that made the pictures even better. The trails weren't easy to walk on due to the snow but it...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 18 March 2017

The park road ends in the Rainbow Parking lot. The ranger made a point to let us know that Yovimpa Point is also accessible from this lot. I guess a lot of people overlook it so he is on a mission to move the sign...More

Thank t3leonard
Reviewed 19 January 2017

This is a nice overlook, not quite as popular as Sunrise / Sunset or Bryce Points but it still gives you the grandeur of the park.

Thank Roy B
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Lori W
When is the best time of year to go? When is the snow gone?
25 February 2017|
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Response from Simon F | Reviewed this property |
Hi,we visited is May and there was no snow around then.
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