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Navajo/Queens Garden Loop

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Address: Bryce Canyon National Park, UT
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2.9-mile hiking trail that leads to rock formations shaped like Queen...

2.9-mile hiking trail that leads to rock formations shaped like Queen Victoria and her garden.

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Amazing in winter

Part of the trail was closed in December so it wasn't a loop. It was still amazing with snow capped hoodos and trees. Because you descend into the canyon you can get excellent... read more

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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Part of the trail was closed in December so it wasn't a loop. It was still amazing with snow capped hoodos and trees. Because you descend into the canyon you can get excellent photos from interesting angles with beams of light shining through. The walk up can be a bit tiring, but makes you nice and warm in the winter.

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Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is the trail that takes you down to the canyon floor. In my opinion it is better to desend from the sunset point through the Navaho trail, connect with Queens garden trail and ascend to the sunrise point.

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Idaho Falls
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was a great trail during Spring Break in March. No snow on the trail like some of far trails. Start at Sunset Point and go to the Queens Garden. The Wall street portion is closed. You can also come out at Sunset Point or back out the way you came.

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Huntington, New York
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is what hiking at Bryce is all about. If you only do one hike this is it. Doesn't seem to matter which direction you start from but take into account where the sun is shining so that it is to your back.

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Jackson, Wyoming
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 330 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Like no place on earth. And this is not to take away from other places I describe that way also like Yellowstone. This is a relatively short trail that will get your heart pumping and open up your senses walking beneath a towering, wonderfully shaped landscape of indescribable beauty. It is at least 5 km and included descending and climbing... More 

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MA
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Two 40 somethings and 2 teens did this hike in the morning. We had wanted to do the Navajo hike but Wall Strret was closed so we extended it and joined the Queens Garden Loop. We started at the Sunset point which I would highly recommend as it will make it easier on you at the end when you finish... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is just, it is hard to describe, knowing millions of years have had to pass, changing winds, harsh weathers and unbearable sunshine to create such beauty!

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Columbus, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is the main trail to do at bryce that gives you the best bang for your buck. We started (and parked) at sunset point, and walk .5 miles to sunrise point, where we desceded into the canyon via queens garden trail. At the bottom, there are multiple routes you can take. You can immediately go back up via navajo... More 

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chicago, il
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did this hike with our kids and it was great. It was fun to see the different plants and terrain at the bottom and fun to hike both up and down the canyon - do watch the kids though, there are minimal guard rails in some parts of the ascent and descent!

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Perry, Michigan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've taken this hike many times alone and with family ages 8-50 and it never ceases to amaze! Make sure to pack lots of water & some snacks. Not a very long hike if you don't follow Navajo Loop, but you'll stop for pics around every turn! Also be ready to pace yourself on the way back up it's harder... More 

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