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Munson Mountain

Vancouver Hill, Penticton, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-490-2400
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Best View over Penticton

Definitely a place to be when you visit Penticton. Absolutely gorgeous view over Okanagan Lake and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Klaus S
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Minden, Germany
Spectacular view

After a short easy walk from the parking lot you arrive at a viewing gazebo where you have a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
beaster
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Penticton, Canada
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  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“penticton sign” (33 reviews)
“okanagan lake” (25 reviews)
“easy hike” (8 reviews)
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Vancouver Hill, Penticton, British Columbia, Canada
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+1 250-490-2400
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"penticton sign"
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"okanagan lake"
in 25 reviews
"easy hike"
in 8 reviews
"short hike"
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"parking lot is small"
in 3 reviews
"great photos"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful panoramic view"
in 2 reviews
"extinct volcano"
in 2 reviews
"mountains surrounding"
in 2 reviews
"family photos"
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"lay of the land"
in 2 reviews
"vantage point"
in 2 reviews
"great place for a picnic"
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"worth the effort"
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"naramata bench"
in 3 reviews
"gazebo"
in 8 reviews
"trail"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Definitely a place to be when you visit Penticton. Absolutely gorgeous view over Okanagan Lake and Pentiction.

Thank Klaus S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After a short easy walk from the parking lot you arrive at a viewing gazebo where you have a panoramic view of Penticton, Skaha lake and Okanagan lake. From the gazebo it’s a short uphill walk to the summit of Munson mountain where you get...More

Thank beaster
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Munson Mountain is actually a city park within the limits of Penticton, British Columbia. The gravel entry lane is a bit tricky to find, but it is marked. There is a small parking lot, trash can, and a path leading to a covered overlook. We...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small car park not far from the top of the Mountain and then follow the zigzag pathway to the top. Plenty of benches to rest on and admire the view, and what a view! We went up in the evening when it was a bit...More

Thank popeadventure
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

The Naramata Bench is pretty densely developed, and so it was quite a surprise to this lovely space set aside for public use. Even more surprising was to find the PENTICTON sign on the west-facing slope at the top of the walkway. Now, these are...More

Thank BenLar137
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

get a drone to take pic with penticton sign, great view of winerys from the top. Dong forget your camera

Thank san762014
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

Follow the pathway up to the top of Munson Mt and even walk along the unique Penticton rock letters. Easy to get to and worth the short climb to the top for a stellar view.

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Great place for hiking for a day trip awesome view of the lake as well .if you are lucky enough you can see some of the local deer that are in the area

Thank Mikatsuki2
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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Just a small drive from the beach you will find the parking lot For Munson Mountain. There is one viewpoint that is pretty much level to the parking lot so this can be easily accessed by elderly people, to get above the Penticton letters there...More

Thank fai235
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

While geocaching with my sister near WOW Golf course, I got another view of the PENTICTON sign. Constructed of 44,000 pounds of silica rock, this majestic sign sits proudly on Munson Mountain. I have seen this sign many times while travelling south on Highway 97...More

Thank Yvonne B
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Lee B
18 February 2016|
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Response from Patricia1612 | Reviewed this property |
With my two young grandchildren about 11 & 8 we walked from the Peach, up to Munson Mtn. & back, easily within our day plans. We started about mid morning & made it up there easily, even stopped off at a few places to... More
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RagTopGuy
5 August 2015|
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Response from Patricia1612 | Reviewed this property |
It is right where you see the "Penticton" sign; that is Munson Mtn. Its a fun hike, be prepared. And no there are NO bathrooms; which can be an issue with younger children; though when we went it was a very warm day; and... More
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jacob j
7 April 2015|
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Response from Dolores N | Reviewed this property |
As the answer above from Bernie B in Penticton that pretty well answers your question. It is a beautiful place to walk up and sit awhile on the benches provided and it is a super spot to take photographs of the lake and the... More
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