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Breath Taking View

There were 18 view points along a scenic drive. Ponderosa Point was one of those we had enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
tracycusa
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San Jose, California
Another Beautiful Pull Off In The Park

So much beauty in this park, Ponderosa was very impressive. My family enjoyed ever overlook. The... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2018
James G
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Summerfield NC
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were 18 view points along a scenic drive. Ponderosa Point was one of those we had enjoyed the most. With a elevation of 8,904, it was lightly snowing while we stopped there on November 21. The view was breath taking.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

So much beauty in this park, Ponderosa was very impressive. My family enjoyed ever overlook. The Aspen trees were turning yellow and were just beautiful today. We had rain and fog but still it was a great stop.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank James G
Reviewed September 11, 2018

Yet another stunning view in Bryce Canyon, so many fabulous views you have to stop at them all. Make sure you have your camera.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank chris w
Reviewed July 13, 2018

It’s all beautiful, photograps only tell part of the story. Esp beautiful in late afternoon, early evening.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 13, 2018

This is one of the view point stops along the scenic drive. Also one of the better stop for views. It's good to stop and stretch your legs while enjoying the view.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Peter C
Reviewed July 4, 2018

This place is just spectacular!! Thew colors, the spires, the hoo-doos,it doesn't look real! I just could not get enough of it!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Foodieman4
Reviewed May 14, 2018

Awesome time visiting the Bryce Canyon and all the sites along the canyon. We will return next year to finish the end area of the Park.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank collbranschindler
Reviewed April 22, 2018

The Ponderosa Viewpoint is one of several viewpoints along Route 63 in Bryce Canyon National Park. Here you get a view of the different steps of the Grand Staircase. At the small parking lot there are Blue Spruce and Douglas Firs and the Ponderosa Pines...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Jim R
Reviewed March 21, 2018

Ponderosa Canyon (elevation 8904') is a viewpoint on the scenic drive in Bryce Canyon National Park that overlooks brilliant vermilion hoodoos in the foreground and Dixie National Forest and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in the background. There's a small parking area at this site. You...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank CrankingChick
Reviewed November 4, 2017

Stunning view, looking down at the hoodoos and the changing colors of the landscape. This is a high elevation at 9000 feet. Breathing can be a little difficult, particularly if it is cold. Take it slow and be sure to take your time at the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank graymar6
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