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Confluence Overlook Hike

11 mile long hike. Listed as "strenuous", but only the first 20 minutes is hard when you have to... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2018
Dallas, Texas
Convergence Overlook Trail is a scramble

I did the Convergence Overlook 11-mile hike on May 11, 2017. At mid-day, the temperature rose to... read more

Reviewed May 16, 2017
Copper Mountain, Colorado
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3 Aug 2018
“Confluence Overlook Hike”
16 May 2017
“Convergence Overlook Trail is a scramble”
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Canyonlands National Park, UT
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Reviewed August 3, 2018

11 mile long hike. Listed as "strenuous", but only the first 20 minutes is hard when you have to cross the first canyon. I was there in July. It was hot. One of the best thing I did that I started the hike at 5:20,...More

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Reviewed May 16, 2017

I did the Convergence Overlook 11-mile hike on May 11, 2017. At mid-day, the temperature rose to 80 degrees Fahrenheit (27 degrees Celsius) on a fry pan of exposed slickrock. I drank 3 liters of ice cold water during the trek. The trail descends steeply...More

1  Thank MountainMan-Kim
Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

Rated strenuous, here's the deal. First 1/5 is certainly much scrambling and difficult. Second 1/5 easy flat. 3rd and 4th fifths are moderate. Final 1/5 to the endpoint is essentially easy flat. Again, the hardest part of this trail is the approx 1 mile closest...More

2  Thank appalachiantrailer
Reviewed April 11, 2016

The hike from the parking area to the Confluence Overlook is a good 11 mile round trip but well worth the trek. The trail is well marked and challenging in places. Plan on at least a 4 hour hike and possibly 6 depending on the...More

Thank RB_Advisor
Reviewed August 4, 2015

This is an interesting walk on the Needles section of Canyonlands NP. It is a 10 mile round trip across the needles with a large variety of scenery and views. The trail is a well marked with numerous modest uphill and downhill crossing of small...More

2  Thank marcopolo111
Reviewed May 8, 2012

Really cool to see, kind of a boring hike out....take lots of water and go early in the day.

2  Thank Janiece A
Reviewed October 26, 2010

easy 8 mile hike through the needles area leading to the confluence overlook.great view of the canyon and the 2 rivers meeting and becoming one.bring water and food and a camera.took me about3 hours. times will vary.

4  Thank brownfootedboobie
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