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Anarchist Mountain Lookout

Osoyoos, British Columbia, Canada
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Best Spot for Sunset

A must to visit when you are in Osoyoos. Great view anytime but especially at sunset Only access... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
BabaG17
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Osoyoos, Canada
Splendid view

The view from the Anarchist Mountain Lookout is fantastic. However, if you tend to get carsick, be... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2017
chocolin
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Osoyoos, Canada
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A scenic lookout that takes visitors from 910 feet to 4,045 feet for spectacular views of the Okanagan Valley and part of Washington state.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good26%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“okanagan valley” (13 reviews)
“windy road” (3 reviews)
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Osoyoos, British Columbia, Canada
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"okanagan valley"
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"windy road"
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"excellent view"
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"star gazing"
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"drive slowly"
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"bring your camera"
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"animal statues"
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"photo opportunity"
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"both sides"
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"close to town"
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"well worth the stop"
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"worth the trip"
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"osoyoos area"
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"viewpoint"
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"border"
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

A must to visit when you are in Osoyoos. Great view anytime but especially at sunset Only access is on the right on the way up the mountain. Not accessible if you are coming down

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Reviewed 22 November 2017

The view from the Anarchist Mountain Lookout is fantastic. However, if you tend to get carsick, be sure to drive slowly so you aren't feeling so ill you can't get out and enjoy the view.

Thank chocolin
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

Drive east of Osoyoos on Highway 3 and you climb up some switchbacks -- more challenging when you are passing 18-wheeler trucks. There is a viewpoint for cars in either direction/laneway of Highway 3, the lookout for the lane heading into Osoyoos is further up...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2017

It's one of the best views I have seen in a long time, taking in the city of Osoyoos and it's local lakes. The lookout is just off Highway 3 at the top of Anarchist Mountain. The winding road leading down the mountainside is spectacular...More

Thank moongloh
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

We love to go there and take our guests who come to visit Osoyoos. It offers a fantastic view of the town.

Thank misselly2014
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Reviewed 2 September 2017

This is a great spot to stop and take advantage of the sites & sounds of this amazing area of our province. Take a moment & enjoy!

Thank sashakeena
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

Just to the east of Osoyoos via climbing switchbacks is this stunning lookout. It was a well setup pullover area and gave a tremendous outlook over Osoyoos and also north and south of it. We could just make out mountains where the US border would...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

I recommend you take Highway 97 East out of Osoyoos, it is approximately 10 minutes up and quite windy but the view is amazing. Enough space to walk around and get a good picture. After your done your picture taking keep going another 30 minutes...More

Thank Gretz
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Reviewed 29 June 2017

This drive can seem scary, but if you drive in control and go slow it isn't bad at all. I would continue up to the top where the neighbourhoods are marked with different animal statues. Great for pictures. Sasquatch, cougar, ect.

Thank Sandi S
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Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

I could sit here all day, looking out at osoyoos and the lakes. Great highway for motorbikes too, some really nice bends to get low and enjoy

1  Thank Joseph C
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RosaRosaRosa
12 August 2016|
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Response from TPT_Traveller | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There's a different pullout and viewing area when you're heading into town (travelling west). Just pull over when the sign tells you to. Don't miss it. You can't access the eastbound (uphill) pullout from the westbound... More
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Riasat A
17 August 2015|
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Take Highway 3 heading east out of Osoyoos at lake level. The highway switch backs its way up and the view point is on a pull out as you reach the top. the drive up is 15 minutes.
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cupcakes413
26 June 2015|
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Response from Shidoll | Reviewed this property |
Glad you got your answer as we live in Kelowna....enjoy your time in Osoyoos....we always do
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